Libby Campbell
Libby Campbell

Libby Campbell



Advisory panels and expert committees or witness

  • Founder Member of the European Operating Room Nurses Association
  • Member of the Clinical Standards Board for Scotland Generic Standards Group
  • Elected Chair of the National Association of Theatre Nurses
  • Member of the NHS QIS Standards Group for Anaesthetics
  • Chair of the National Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting Advisory Committee for Scotland, 1994-2000
  • Members of the National Medical and Dental Staff Advisory Committee on Anaesthetic Assistance
  • Nurse Member of the Health Committee of the Accounts Commission
  • Nurse Member of the Chief Scientist Office Health Committee
  • Member of the Clinical Negligence and Other Risks Indemnity Scheme (CNPORIS) Standards Committee
  • Lead reviewer for NHS QIS Healthcare Governance Standards
  • Independent/Expert Nurse reviewer for legal cases and Procurator Fiscal’s Offices (current)
  • Elected Member of the United Kingdom Central Council (UKKC)


Conference Organising Activity

  • Chair of many conferences as Nurse Director for NHS Lothian and as National Chair of the National Association of Theatre Nurses


Editorial Activity

  • Editorial Board of the Journal of Perioperative Care


External Examining/Validations

  • Previously Lead Assessor and member assessor for Inspections for Quality Improvement Scotland (practice)


Fellowships and Awards

  • Awarded and OBE for Services to Healthcare


Invited Speaker

  • ‘The Joy of Nursing’, WCORN, Hamburg, Germany, 1989
  • ‘Practice Makes Perfect’, Royal Society, Edinburgh, 1992
  • Infection Control Nurses’ Association and NATN, 1992, 1993, 1994 and 1997 and specialist nursing groups in 2009 and 2010
  • ‘Avoiding Litigation in Healthcare’, Nottingham Trent University, 1991 and 1995
  • NATN Conferences 1993, 1994 and 1995
  • ‘AIDS and the Theatre Nurse’, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecology, London, 1991
  • British Association of Urological Nurses Conference, Nov 2010
  • ‘Leadership, Standing on the Shoulders of Others’, WCORN, Adelaide, Australia, 1993
  • Introductory sessions at Leading Better Care programmes (9), Lothian
  • Power, Personal and Professional’, World Conference of Operating Room Nurses, 1993
  • Australia, Germany, and UK Congresses 1988, 1995 and 2000
  • Celebrating Nursing Conference, Lothian 2010


Media Activity

  • Various press conferences as Nurse Director for Lothian and as National Chair of the National Association of Theatre Nurses