Institute Leadership

Institute Leadership

Institute Leadership

The Institute Leadership consists of the  Institute Steering Group who support and monitor the activities of the Institute on behalf of the NCFI Executive.  The current acting Director of the Institute is Professor Barbara Parfitt from the UK.

For more about Barbara See Institute News – March 2017  

Barbara Parfitt     Dr Barbara Parfitt


NCFI is currently seeking a permanent Director and a Manager for the Institute.



The programs are led by a Programme Committee made up of the leaders of the various programmes that the Institute offers. Each leader in turn heads up a subcommittee made up of experts within the given field of their speciality.

At present the leaders of the sub committees include:

Spiritual Care led by  Dr. Amy Rex Smith. and Carrie Dameron.

Leadership led by Dr. Kamalini Kumar

Faith and Community Nursing led by Marabel Kersey

The Saline Course led by Anne Biro

A Teaching and Learning course is currently in preparation

It is proposed to develop a course focusing on Caring from a Christian World view and the Institute is seeking contact with anyone interested in helping to develop this course. If you have an interest in participating in any other of these sub-committees we would welcome your inquiry!

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