The King’s Fund appoints three trustees

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The King’s Fund has announced the appointment of three trustees, who will join the Board of Trustees between December 2016 and February 2017 and will serve three-year terms.

The new trustees are:

  • Dominic Dodd, Chair of the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
  • Paul Johnson, Director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies
  • Jacqui Smith, Chair of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Sir Christopher Kelly, Chairman of The King’s Fund, said:

‘We are delighted to have been able to appoint three trustees of exceptional calibre. They bring a wide range of experience in the NHS and public policy to our Board and will help to ensure we use our resources to continue making a contribution to improving health and care in England.’

Notes to editors

The King’s Fund is an independent charity working to improve health and care in England. We help to shape policy and practice through research and analysis; develop individuals, teams and organisations; promote understanding of the health and social care system; and bring people together to learn, share knowledge and debate. Our vision is that the best possible care is available to all.

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