Consultant Emergency Physician in the emergency department at Basingstoke & North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust. National and regional involvement in developing trauma care.
Vice-Chairman, BASICS Hampshire
Consultant Interventional Cardiologist for Barts and The London NHS Trust and Defence Medical Services; Surgeon Commander RN with wide experience in dealing with prehospital combat casualties in arduous conditions. Founded a similar scheme in Scotland in 1988, joining BASICS Hampshire in 2000. Main interests: prehospital management of acute coronary syndromes, resuscitation and delivery of prehospital critical care.
Secretary for BASICS Hampshire
Based in North Hampshire, Lou is a consultant in both Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care. She passed the diploma in Immediate Medical Care in 2000 (RCSEd) and has been active in pre-hospital care since 2003 when she worked with the Physician Response Unit at the Royal London Hospital. Worked with London’s helicopter team. Her main interests are critical care and investigating international pre-hospital response and bringing the results back home.
Consultant cardiothoracic anaesthetist, University Hospital Southampton, and Medical Director of the South Central Ambulance Service, Hampshire Division. Former chairman of BASICS Hampshire and a leading member of the team that established the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance.
Dr Rob DawesSpecialist Registrar in Anaesthetics and Intensive Care, currently at QAH, Portsmouth. Rob is a member of the UK International Search and Rescue (UKISAR) team and an advisor to the UN on search and rescue. He was the first doctor to qualify in the 4-year training programme in pre-hospital care at the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. He helped train the Hampshire Fire and Rescue extrication team, which became world champions in 2007. Also an active member of the Forces Medical Emergency Response Team. Like his fellow BASICS H team who serve with the forces, he brings back innovative practice and treatment for civilians.
Lynne has worked tirelessly for BASICS Hampshire virtually since its inception. She is constantly looking for new ways of raising funds to keep the doctors on the roads, saving lives. She spreads the word about BASICS Hampshire with inspiring talks. And she’s been recognized by the Queen in the 2014 New Year’s Honours with a hugely deserved British Empire Medal.