Published: 29/07/2004, Volume II4, No. 5916 Page 29

Lynne Winstanley has been appointed chief executive of Gedling primary care trust in Nottingham.

Ms Winstanley joined the PCT three ago as director of development and modernisation.

She has a nursing background.

Simon Goodwin has been appointed director of finance at Islington primary care trust.Before joining the PCT he was director of finance and performance at Oxford City PCT.Mr Goodwin has worked in the NHS for the last 10 years.

Lorna Campbell has joined Sheffield Children's trust as director of human resources. She joins from the Sector Skills Development Agency, where she was head of HR.Her HR career spans more than 10 years in the NHS, voluntary and local government sectors.

Chris Humphris has been appointed chief executive of Southern Norfolk primary care trust.Mr Humphris was previously chief executive of Cambridge City PCT.

Christine Baxter has been named director of nursing and education at Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital trust. She joins from Gwent Healthcare trust, where she was director of nursing.

Helen Smart has been appointed as director of nursing and learning disability services for Northamptonshire Healthcare trust.Ms Smart was previously head of nursing at Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland workforce development confederation.

Deborah Alderson has been appointed directorate manager for medicine at Northampton General Hospital. She is currently medicine and accident and emergency general manager at Ealing Hospital trust, where she has worked for six years.

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