Community Stroke Hub: Who we are

Site Management:

Rebecca Fisher, Stroke Association Senior Lecturer, University of Nottingham & Stroke Rehabilitation Work-stream lead NHSE&I

Fiona Jones, Professor of Rehabilitation Research, St Georges University of London & Bridges

Kelly Francis, Operations Manager, Bridges

Rachel Stockley, Senior Research Fellow, University of Central Lancashire

Rebecca Palmer, Reader in Communication and Stroke Rehabilitation, University of Sheffield

Lesley Scobbie, Stroke Association Clinical Lecturer, Glasgow Caledonian University

Nicola Hancock, Lecturer in Physiotherapy, University of East Anglia

Lisa Kidd, Reader in Nursing and Care, University of Glasgow



Deborah Lowe, NHS National Clinical Director for Stroke & Consultant Stroke Physician and Geriatrician

Marion Walker, Professor of Stroke Rehabilitation, University of Nottingham

Joanne Howe, PhD student, University of Nottingham

Julie Duncan-Millar, University of Glasgow

Leanna Dennis, Northamptonshire Community Stroke team

Gemma Hayden, Rotherham Stroke Rehabilitation team

Tracy Walker, Clinical Lead (Community) GM Operational Delivery Network

  • Inspiring People to Live Well and Work Differently.

    As a team we share the same ethos and philosophy that drives our passion to create the best experience and environment for patients to live well. Bridges provide opportunities for both patients and professionals to work collaboratively to enhance self-management skills, knowledge and confidence.
    You can reach us by email