Dr James Adeley
Dr James Adeley is Her Majesty's senior coroner for Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen. He practised as an ENT surgeon before leaving medicine in 1993. He requalified as a lawyer and worked in the city in mergers and acquisitions before changing roles to defend NHS trusts against negligence actions and conducting professional disciplinary prosecutions before the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Dr James Adeley and Professor Mark Pugh recount how a local authority, NHS acute trust and private provider came together to provide a free at point of delivery digital autopsy post-mortem scanning service in Lancashire