Duncan Bedford

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Chief Operating Officer

Duncan was appointed as Chief Operating Officer at Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in May 2016. Duncan joined the Trust with over 25 years’ NHS experience at Derby Teaching Hospitals. Prior to that Duncan had worked for local authorities working in both county and district councils. 

Duncan has worked in a number of senior management positions, including general management roles in a range of specialties as well as Divisional Director for Medicine and Surgery.


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