Learn more about the SCLG

Learn more about the SCLG

key contacts

  • Clinical Director: Professor Anthony Rudd, Professor of Stroke Medicine, King’s College, London; Consultant Stroke Physician, Guy’s and St Thomas; National Clinical Director for Stroke NHS England; London Stroke Clinical Director; Stroke Programme Director, Royal College Physicians
  • SCN Lead: Paul Trevatt
  • Cardiac and Stroke Quality Improvement Lead: Helen Cutting
  • Senior Project Manager: Amy Stebbings
  • Project Manager: TBC

Focus areas

  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Emotional wellbeing
  • Extended therapy
  • Rehabilitation

Strategic clinical leadership group

Learn more about the Stroke Strategic Clinical Leadership Group, and download SCLG resources on the Stroke SCLG page.

Key documents

  • Position statement: Prevention of AF-related stroke – This position statement supports the implementation of NICE guidance for the prevention of atrial fibrillation (AF) related stroke: Detect, protect, perfect! (Link)
  • Early supported discharge: Service specification – This service specification for early supported discharge (ESD) provides scope, delivery, criteria and planning details to ensure that all stroke survivors (meeting the specified criteria) have access to a high quality, stroke specific, mult idisciplinary ESD service. (Link)

View highlights and news from the Stroke SCN on the News page.
Download all documents and publications via our Publications page.