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Health and Care Board

Membership is drawn from a broad cross-section of the health and care community to ensure full representation of all areas of expertise.

Membership of the Health and Care Board 2021/2022:

  • Chris Reynolds (Chair)
  • Richard Purcell (Deputy Chair)
  • Vicky Gardner (Research)
  • Zoe Woodroffe (Lifelong Learning)
  • Jennifer Hartley (Council representative) 
  • Adrian Baskir
  • Barry Childs
  • Taurayi Chinowona
  • Raunak Chopra
  • John Graham
  • Adele Groyer
  • Nicola Oliver
  • Scott Reid
  • Colin Redman
  • Anna Spender

The Board operates within a Terms of Reference that is laid out in the Governance Manual and supports the IFoA Council in the delivery of its corporate strategy.

The Board is supported by specialist sub-committees:

How to join the Health and Care Board or one of its sub-committees

All vacancies arising on Boards and their sub-committees are advertised on our volunteer vacancies web page.  Further information for volunteers, including tips on how to chair a meeting, can be found in the Volunteer Information Pack (VIP).

Have your say!

We would like to hear your views on how we can better communicate and engage with you on what is happening within the practice area.

The Health and Care board have created this survey and would greatly appreciate if you could take a few minutes to complete the survey and share your views as a community member on how we can engage more effectively with you on all upcoming Health and Care matters.

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If you have any questions about a practice area, its working parties, Member Interest Groups or Board and sub-committees, please contact the Communities Team:

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Events calendar

  • Asia Conference 2021 webinar series

    Online webinar series
    26 July 2021 - 30 July 2021
    Spaces available

    We have made it through 2020 but the COVID-19 crisis continues to have a significant impact on individuals, societies, businesses and the wider economy across the globe. Navigating the world post COVID-19 in an uncertain and highly unstable time brings along many uncertainties, challenges and exciting opportunities. Hence the theme of this year’s IFoA Asia Conference Webinar Series is “Risk. Adapt. Thrive.”

  • CMI Income Protection

    30 July 2021

    Spaces available

    In April 2021, the CMI Income Protection Committee published Working Paper 149, which detailed the changes to analysis methodology for the Income Protection Investigation and the impact of past data issues. This webinar will provide an overview of the changes in the analysis approach and discuss the adjustments to the IP11 claim inceptions graduations.

  • Spaces available

    Risk Management Webinar ProgrammeInternal audit is often the Cinderella of the audit world. It’s a regulatory requirement for insurance companies to have an internal audit function, so why not make it as useful as possible?  This session will look at how to link an internal audit plan to the risk register, and how that helps audit committees and boards to spot problems and fix them.

  • Spaces available

    Climate change is one of the greatest risks facing our world today. Addressing it will require multi-faceted solutions. Through this panel session, we will explore the different levers that can be used to meet net-zero targets including climate science and data, government engagement, and mobilising green finance.