Senior Level Speaker
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust , Corporate Head of Nursing
Karen Bonner is a Corporate Head of Nursing at Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust. Karen qualified 26 years ago. She is GSTT lead for a major transformation Trust wide programme called aimed at improving patient and staff experience by reducing variation through standardization of working practices. She believes making genuine human connections and small changes make a big difference to patients and staff. She models and provides visible leadership and remains a passionate and privileged to be a member of the nursing profession. Karen also supports the London education and task workforce inspiring and helping to widen the horizons of primary school children and inspiring women. Karen possesses a diploma and BSC honors in Nursing and an MSc in advanced practice leadership from Kings College University. She is a recent graduate from the NHS Leadership Academy Nye Bevan programme for aspiring directors.