Dr Katie Petty Saphon

Chief Executive

Dr Katie Petty-Saphon is the Chief Executive of the University Hospital Association. The team she heads also runs membership organisations across health in higher education, as well as the Association of Dental Hospitals.

Dr Rachel Chall

Senior Policy Officer

Rachel provides policy support to the Medical Directors Group.

Andy Collier

Policy Officer

Andy provides support to the HR Directors, Finance Directors, R&D Directors and Directors of Nursing groups.

Edward Knight

Senior Communications Officer

Ed oversees communications at UHA and is the main press contact.

Fahmida Yasmin

Senior Projects and Communications Officer

Fahmida supports communication matters at UHA.

Recent News

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University hospitals declare renewed focus in an NHS under threat

22nd January 2019

University hospitals declare renewed focus in an NHS under threat

University Hospital Association press release Launching this week, the University Hospital Association (formerly the Association of UK University Hospitals), asserts…

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Defining a university hospital

21st January 2019

Defining a university hospital

The University Hospital Association has guidance to make clear the requirements of an NHS provider in being recognised as having…

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