National Innovation Centre for Ageing

Our Team

NICA Acting Director

Professor Patrick Bonnett
Professor of Practice

Patrick Bonnett

Email: patrick.bonnett@newcastle.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 2504

NICA Academic Director

Professor Dame Louise Robinson
Director, Newcastle University Institute for Ageing and Professor of Primary Care and Ageing; Regius Professor of Ageing

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7013

Director of VOICE

Professor Lynne Corner
Director of Engagement

Email: lynne.corner@newcastle.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 2269

Director of Business Innovation

Graham Armitage
Deputy Director,

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1306

Senior Innovation Associates

Jessica Dawes
Senior Innovation Associate

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 2506

Anja McCarthy
Senior Innovation Associate

Email:

Dr Meera Vijayaraghavan
Senior Innovation Associate

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 2507

Implementation Manager

Sarah Nolan
Implementation Manager

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 1332

NUIA Institute Manager

Sharon Denley
Institute Manager

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1402

Business Support Assistant

Email: catherine.oram@newcastle.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 1308

Joanna Stewart
Business Support Assistant

Email:
Telephone: 0191 20 82503

VOICE

Catherine Butcher
VOICE/EIT Project Manager

John Dawson
Digital Platform Developer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 2268

Katherine Jacques
Engagement Project Support Officer

Alex Mitchell
Partnerships and Engagement Manager

Helen Sandford
VOICE Operations

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1144