Brenda Cobb

PA to Medical Director and Medical Directorate Programme Support

Brenda Cobb.

Brenda joined HSIB in January 2019. She has a holistic oversight of the organisation having held several positions, including PA to the Director of Investigations and Director of Corporate Services. Brenda now co-ordinates the work of the Medical Director and Deputy Medical Directors and supports the Medical Directorate programme.

Brenda began her NHS career in accident and emergency in 1995, helping to produce a report on Major Trauma, Clinical Effectiveness (Hodgetts T, Parkhouse H, Cobb B December 1998).

Since then, she has worked in several disciplines in senior administrative roles including Business Manager for Criminal Justice Liaison and Diversion in Mental Health. During this time, she was nominated and won the Trust award for non-clinical CARE worker of the year.

She developed her knowledge and skills by achieving an Integrated Leadership and Management qualification in 2017, and in 2022 completed the PRINCE2 Foundation in project management.