James Titcombe

Senior Investigation Science Educator

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James became involved in patent safety following the loss of his baby son Joshua due to failures in his care at the Morecambe Bay Trust in 2008.

Formerly a project manager in the nuclear industry, James has since worked as the National Advisor on Patient Safety for the Care Quality Commission.

As well as James’s role with HSIB, his current work includes Patient Safety consultant for the charity Baby Lifeline, Specialist Advisor to the Independent Investigation into East Kent Maternity Services, and Advisor on maternity safety for NHS England/Improvement.