Bryan was appointed to the position of Chief Medical Officer at Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in May 2015, and became the Responsible Officer for the Foundation Trust in July 2015. Prior to this he held the position of Medical Director for Quality and Governance at Leeds Teaching Hospitals.
Bryan has 10 years experience at senior medical management level in the acute trust sector, and possesses particular interest and expertise in quality improvement, patient safety and medical workforce issues.
Bryan was a consultant in neonatology for 19 years before going into a full-time medical management role in 2013.
He is the immediate past President of the British Association of Perinatal Medicine (2011-2014), and has previously held the national roles of Honorary Secretary of the British Association of Perinatal Medicine, and Chairman and Training Advisor for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. He was the first Lead Clinician for the Yorkshire Neonatal Network (2003-2008).
Bryan is a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.