Meet the team

The long-established CNWL Occupational Health Service team has many years of experience and extensive training in occupational health.

We have access to NHS clinicians and specialists across CNWL to receive professional advice and clinical support where necessary.

Pam Duke, Head of Service

Pam Duke oversees all service delivery, contract performance and service development, providing support and supervision to the team including the undertaking of clinical and advisory work where necessary. Following a career in coronary care nursing, Pam qualified as an occupational health nurse and has worked in the service for over 28 years.

Pam has led the team in successful acquisition of new contracts and she is frequently called upon by the Trust to contribute at a strategic level to work on a range of issues including staff wellbeing, absence management, valuing diversity, disability and managing change. She attends committees and working groups within and outside the NHS, reviewing occupational health service provision and audit. Pam also provides expert advice upon request to other local employers involved in procurement of occupational health services. She works closely with the externally provided Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) / counselling service and the Occupational Physiotherapy Service and is contract manager for both.

Emma Burns, Service Manager

Emma, oversees day to day delivery of all services, providing support and supervision to the entire team. Emma undertakes clinical and advisory work where necessary and oversees contract monitoring on a day to day basis. Following a career in neurological nursing, Emma commenced working in occupational health 14 years ago and joined CNWL in 2009. She consolidated her extensive experience by qualifying as a Specialist Community Occupational Health nurse. Emma became Service manager in 2016 and works closely with the Head of Service and the Clinical lead in maintaining clinical standards and occupational Health service provision attending committees and working groups as required.

Justin Mokhlis, Lead Clinician

Dr Mokhlis is the Lead Clinician overseeing clinical standards and governance for the CNWL Occupational Health Service.  From a background as a hospital physician and a member of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP UK), Dr Mokhlis subsequently trained as a specialist consultant in occupational health and is a member of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine (FOM UK). He has performed occupational health assessments for industry, higher education and the NHS, and has also performed work on behalf of the Department of Work and Pensions. Dr Mokhlis is trained in performing respiratory, skin, hearing conservation and HAVS (hand-arm-vibration syndrome) health surveillance. His areas of interest include employee health and wellbeing and the ageing worker. Dr Mokhlis’ previous research projects have examined health related quality of life among stroke survivors, and hypersensitivity pneumonitis, with the latter being awarded the prestigious Peter Taylor prize by the Faculty of Occupational Medicine.

Contact details:

Address: Ground Floor, South Wing, St Pancras Hospital, 4 St Pancras Way, London NW1 0PE
Phone: 020 3317 3350
Fax: 020 3317 3587

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