Carol Stonham, MBE
Carol qualified as a Registered Nurse in 1986 in Bristol and has worked in Primary Care in Gloucestershire since 1990. Following 26 years working as a Nurse Practitioner in general practice Carol now works at Gloucestershire CCG on the Respiratory Clinical Programme Group as Senior Nurse Practitioner (Respiratory) as well as running a locality-based asthma FeNO service. She also enjoys teaching and mentoring.
Carol is an active member of The Primary Care Respiratory Society UK and is current Chair of the Executive Committee – the first non-doctor and first female to take the chair. She is also the Primary Care nurse representative for the UK Lung Cancer Coalition, UK Inhaler Group and National Asthma and COPD Audit and is chairing NHSE Project Delivery board respiratory workstream for Early and Accurate Diagnosis. She also co-chairs the Lung Health Taskforce early and accurate diagnosis group. Carol has been awarded the Queen’s Nurse award and in 2016 was awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year Honours list for Services to Nursing and Healthcare.
PM-GB-RS-WCNT-200002 January 2020