Meet the speakers

IHEEM 2017

IHEEM 2017 will feature a stellar line-up of expert speakers from across the UK's healthcare estates sector.


IHEEM 2017 Expert Speakers 


Conference Chairs

  • Dr Nick Hill BSc MSc MBA(Oxon) PhD DIC CBiol MRSB FIHEEM, Authorising Engineer (Water), Water Quality London Ltd and Chair of the IHEEM Water Technical Platform
  • Eric Thomas MSc CEng MIET MIES, Retired Former Head of Environmental Management and Engineering at NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership


Confirmed speakers include:

  • Tracey Gauci  RGN BSc MSc, Assistant Director of Nursing, Infection Prevention and Control, Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University (ABMU) Health Board
  • Pete Sellars CEng FIHEEM - President, IHEEM
  • Dr Mark Garvey, Principal Clinical Scientist in Microbiology, Associate Director of Infection Prevention and Control - University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust 
  • Christina Bradley, Biomedical Scientist and Laboratory Manager of the Hospital Infection Research Laboratory - Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (University Hospital Birmingham NHS FT)
  • George McCracken, Director of Estates Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
  • Mark Gapper BEng (Hons) CEng MCIBSE, Principal Mechanical Engineer, NHS Shared Services Partnership
  • Dr Robert C Spencer MB BS MSc FRCPath FRCP[G] HonDipHic, Consultant in Clinical & Environmental Microbiology - Index Microbiology
  • Mike Ralph BEng Hons CEng FIMechE FIHEEM - UK & I Head of Healthcare Engineering, Sodexo and Chair of the IHEEM Medical Gases Technical Platform
  • Eur Ing Paul Harris BEng (Hons) CEng FIHEEM MIEE MCIBSE - Chartered Electrical Engineer and Director, Harris Associates Ltd
  • Nicola Prygodzicz - Director of Planning and Performance, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board



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