Nurses for Reform (NFR) is a growing pan-European network of nurses dedicated to consumer-oriented reform of European healthcare systems.
Headquartered in London, NFR is directed by Dr Helen Evans RGN. A senior nurse with nearly twenty years’ experience in the National Health Service, her career has seen her work in some of Britain’s leading hospitals including Senior Infection Control Nurse, Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust; Infection Control Nurse, the Royal London Hospitals NHS Trust; Operating Theatre Sister, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital.
Helen trained at Whipps Cross Hospital in London’s East End and holds a degree in Health Management from Anglia Ruskin University. In 2006 Helen was awarded her Ph.D in Health Economics at Brunel University she has also been a guest lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University.
In addition to running NFR, Helen is a health policy consultant who has worked with a range of British and European think tanks including the Stockholm Network and the Centre for the New Europe. She is also a director and Senior Health Policy Consultant with Farsight Strategic Political Intelligence Ltd (Farsight SPI) – Britain’s leading predictive public affairs consultancy in health policy.
Published by the Centre for the New Europe, the Institute of Economic Affairs, and the Libertarian Alliance she today lives in London with her husband Tim, daughter Petica and their three cats – Basil, Freddie and Douglas.