Serena Cottrell has been a member of the Executive Committee since 2009. She has a Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training in paediatrics with dual accreditation in both paediatric emergency medicine and paediatric intensive care. She currently works in Portsmouth at the Queen Alexander Hospital as a consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine. She was lead for resuscitation for eight years for University Hospitals Southampton from 2004 to 2012, has directed APLS for 12 years, instructed on ATLS for 12 years and for five years taught all the consultant staff in Southampton on a local bespoke resuscitation course.
Serena is lead of the Collaborative Child and Young Person’s Advance Care Plan Group. She is a member of the RC (UK) Patient Advisory Group and Emergency Care and Treatment Plan group.