Speaker Group: Keynote 2023

Dan Burningham

Dan has worked in the mental health for over 25 years as a clinician manager, healthcare consultant and coach. Dan is passionate about holistic care that promotes patient agency and over the last seven years he has been involved in developing a number of award winning alliance models of integrated care in NE London. The… Read more »

Dr Keith Reid

Dr Keith Reid BMedSci (Hons) LLM MBChB MRCPsych is a consultant psychiatrist in low secure and diversion in secure services. He has been a consultant since 2011, managerially engaged since 2014 and Associate Medical Director since 2017. His associate directorship is Positive and Safe Care which is NTW’s restraint reduction strategy.  There he has a… Read more »

Andy Johnston

Andy has over 35 years’ experience in mental health. He has held Director posts in the statutory, independent and professional sectors and continues to hold a number of senior advisory positions to statutory and non-statutory organisations. His previous roles include Clinical Director for Forensic services and Clinical Director for adult mental health services, and he… Read more »

Mark Richards

Mark joined the NHS in 1988, and qualified as a Registered Mental Health Nurse in 1991. He graduated from Glasgow Caledonian University with a BSc in forensic mental health nursing 2001, and has completed post graduate studies in primary care at the University of Glasgow. He has also trained as a business coach. His early… Read more »

Chris Dzikiti

Chris Dzikiti joined Care Quality Commission in October 2022 as Director of Mental Health, following time as a Deputy Director for National Retention programme at NHS England. Previously Chris has also worked as a Programme Director leading on mental health transformation in London.  Chris is a multiprofessional leader, registered mental health nurse and an experienced… Read more »