Dr Alison Bedford Russell

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Dr Alison Bedford Russell

Clinical Lead

Alison brings over 28 years’ experience as a Neonatal Intensive Care Consultant to the review.

As Neonatal co-Clinical Director at the Liverpool Neonatal Partnership, Alison’s role is to develop seamless neonatal surgical services between Liverpool Women’s and Alder Hey Children’s Hospitals. Prior to this, Alison was Deputy Chief of Neonatal Services in Qatar where she set up a neonatal surgery service in a new women and children’s hospital.

Other roles Alison has held include Neonatal Clinical Director and then Medical Director of Birmingham Women’s Hospital, Clinical Director of the West Midlands Strategic Clinical Network for Maternity and Newborn and Clinical Lead for the South West Midlands Maternity and Newborn Network (SWMMNN).

Alison has been involved in several clinical service reviews and is passionate about involving families in developing and delivering the highest quality maternity and newborn services.