Seamus O’Neill

Seamus is the Chief Executive of the Academic Health Science Network for the North East and North Cumbria. He was previously Senior Manager of the NIHR Clinical Research Network for Northumberland, Tyne and Wear. Formerly a researcher and NHS laboratory scientist in Genetics, he has spent the last 15 years in a variety of managerial roles at the interface between academia and the NHS. In all of the roles he has undertaken Séamus has focused on the organisational development aspects of change management and the success factors essential for highly performing teams.