Nick Welch is the PPI representative for the new Fragility Fracture Network UK.
He has served in a similar capacity on the East Midlands Major Trauma Network Board, and was a panel member at the ARMA session of the BOA Congress in Belfast in 2016.
In October 2015, Nick was appointed as an International Ambassador for the Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health of the Bone & Joint Decade (now G-MUSC).
Nick has presented papers at a range of UK medical conferences, has contributed to research workshops around the UK, and is an Antibiotic Guardian.
He was a member of the BOA’s Patient Liaison Group, retiring from the Chair at the end of 2014, where he co-authored the BOA’s patient standards.