Catriona Vernal

Senior Project Officer for the Maternity and Children Quality Improvement Collaborative, part of the Scottish Patient Safety Programme, Healthcare Improvement Scotland

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Catriona manages the day-to-day work of this busy national programme, encompassing the maternity, neonatal and paediatric care programmes. Trained as a medical editor, Catriona joined the NHS after 10 years in publishing, during which she led on a wide range of publications for eminent medical publishers and many high-profile government organisations, including several European Union agencies.