Joe Bailey named new chief executive of Humanimal Trust
Humanimal Trust encourages collaboration between veterinarians, doctors and researchers so that all benefit from equal medical progress
Joe Bailey is appointed as the new Chief Executive of Humanimal Trust, effective November 2022. Prior to this role, Bailey was Head of Agriculture, Welfare and Welfare for the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals ( RSPCA) for the last 7 years. years. In total, Bailey has over 20 years of experience in the animal welfare industry.1
Looking forward to her new role, Bailey said in an organizational statement1“Although I am honored to be named CEO, it is not the title that is important, it is the opportunity to be who I am, to live and work my values, and to be part of the Humanimal Trust vision alongside dedicated and passionate people.”
She continued: “The pandemic has given us a huge opportunity to show how a One Medicine approach will allow us to be stronger together and create a sustainable future for all of us. Our priorities must be centered on awareness, education and fundraising to achieve our goals and maximize our impact.1
Humanimal Trust was founded in 2014 by Noel Fitzpatrick, known worldwide as a revolutionary orthopedic-neuro-veterinary surgeon. In a One Health effort, Humanimal Trust encourages collaboration between veterinarians, doctors and researchers so that all humans and animals benefit from sustainable and equal medical progress, but not at the expense of an animal’s life. The organization believes and advocates that this will lead to a gradual decrease in laboratory animal testing until one day it becomes obsolete.1
Chairman of the Humanimal Trust Board, Professor Roberto La Ragione welcomed Bailey to the charity saying: “On behalf of all Humanimal Trust Trustees, staff and volunteers, I welcome Joe to the team and wish them good luck in the challenges ahead. as we seek to build together a movement for one medicine. Joe’s experience speaks for itself, and I have no doubt that his understanding and passion for our purpose will help take the Humanimal Trust to the next level.1
Humanimal Trust appoints new Chief Executive. Press release. Humanimal Trust. Published September 29, 2022. Accessed September 30, 2022.