Nigel Edwards is Chief Executive at the Nuffield Trust. Prior to becoming Chief Executive in 2014, Nigel was an expert advisor with KPMG’s Global Centre of Excellence for Health and Life Sciences and a Senior Fellow at The King’s Fund.

Nigel was Policy Director of the NHS Confederation for 11 years and has a wealth of experience in health and social care. He joined the organisation from his former role as Director of the London Health Economics Consortium at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, where he remains an honorary visiting professor.

Nigel has a strong interest in new models of service delivery and a practical focus on what is happening at the front line as well as a wealth of experience in wider health care policy in the UK and internationally.

Nigel is a well-known media commentator, often in the spotlight debating key policy issues.

Nigel is currently working with the WHO Regional Office for Europe and the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies on developments in health care provision in Europe.

Published work

  1. Sustainability and Transformation Plans: what we know so far

    01 September 2016
    Nuffield Trust
  2. Acute care in remote settings: challenges and potential solutions

    13 July 2016
    Nuffield Trust
  3. The future of pathology services

    29 June 2016
    Nuffield Trust
  4. The future of child health services: new models of care

    08 February 2016
  5. Collaboration in general practice: surveys of GPs and CCGs

    30 November 2015
    Nuffield Trust and Royal College of General Practitioners
  6. Commissioning's identity crisis

    18 November 2015
    The BMJ
  7. Thinking the unthinkable about the NHS

    27 October 2015
    The BMJ
  8. Improving length of stay: what can hospitals do?

    09 September 2015
    Nuffield Trust
  9. What's behind the A&E 'crisis'?

    06 March 2015
    Nuffield Trust
  10. Rationing in the NHS

    19 February 2015
    Nuffield Trust

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