Improvement Advisor at ELFT (NHS)
Carlos Santos is one of ELFT Improvement Advisors in the Quality Improvement team, supporting Primary Care and Community Health Services.
Carlos first joined the ELFT in 2017 as a Community Psychiatric Nurse and one of the Improvement Leads for Newham. He has worked in a range of health and care settings, including forensic, community and hospital-based services. Carlos grew up in Brazil and previously studied History, Education, Political Philosophy and Philosophy of Mind at University of Sao Paulo (1998-2004), having taught and lectured several subjects in History, Philosophy and Humanities since.
Carlos has been researching Mental Health in the UK since 2009. He is a Research Collaborator with the WHO Collaborating Centre for Mental Health Services Development, conducting research on social interactions (“what happens between people”), developing and evaluating innovative interventions in Healthcare.
Carlos is a lover of music (particularly Rock, Prog, Metal and Classic Music), loves playing musical instruments, and can never resist an invitation for coffee and good conversation.
You will know more about Carlos on twitter.com/CarlosQI_ and at carlosqi.wordpress.com