James Ward


Principal Research Associate


James is a Chartered Engineer, with research interests in systems engineering, safety engineering and human factors engineering. His work centres around how these areas can be adapted and adopted to help improve patient safety and quality in the NHS. A particular research focus is in systems safety assessment, using a range of proactive risk assessment techniques to identify and manage risks in the healthcare system. James is a founding member of the Health Foundation's Q Initiative - a long-term endeavour to encourage quality improvement across the NHS.


Email: jrw38@cam.ac.uk Telephone: +44 1223 765107