The Senior Associates Network

IFIC to promote the integrated care agenda as well as IFIC current work. Our Senior Associates support our education, research and consultancy work, and, importantly, they are IFIC trusted critical friends as we deliver our vision. The Network has been launched in April 2022 and it is currently formed by the Senior Associates below.

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Dr. Albert Alonso

Senior Researcher at the Department of Research and Innovation (Clinic Research Foundation Barcelona, Hospital Clínic Barcelona)


Mandy Andrew

Senior Programme Manager,
European Joint Action on Frailty (ADVANTAGE JA),
Associate Director,
The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The Alliance)

Frances Barraclough

Frances Barraclough

Lecturer for the Faculty of Medicine and Health (FMH) at the University Centre for Rural Health (UCRH)

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David Burke

Senior Staff Specialist and Clinical Lead in Older People’s Mental Health at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney

Associate Professor, Discipline of Psychiatry, the University of Notre Dame Australia, Sydney

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Prof. Áine Carroll

Vice-Chair and Secretary

Professor of Healthcare Integration and Improvement
University College Dublin
National Rehabilitation Hospital

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Dr Nereide A. Curreri



Nieves Ehrenberg

Senior Researcher

Jodeme Goldhar


Strategic Advisor
Ontario Health Team (OHT), Canada

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PJ Harnett

National Programme Manager for the National Integrated Care Programme Older Persons


Dr Anne Hendry

Clinical Lead for Integrated Care Senior Associate,
International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC)

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Leo Lewis

Senior Associate


Ingo Meyer

Head PMV forschungsgruppe at the University Hospital Cologne


Sonja Müller

Senior Researcher at empirica

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Michelle Nelson

Scientist in the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute at Sinai Health System

Assistant Professor in the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto

Carolyn Steele Gray

Scientist at the Bridgepoint Collaboratory for Research and Innovation at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Assistant Professor in the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto in Canada


Prof. Viktoria Stein

Co-founder and co-CEO
VM Partners Integrating Health and Care