Dan Tipney

Dan Tipney

Head of Patient Safety and Human Factors

Dan is a Human Factors specialist with experience across multiple professional disciplines. Formerly a member of the Great Britain rowing team as an athlete and as a coach, Dan has a passion for supporting high performing teams. He also has more than a decade of experience as an airline pilot and instructor. He has developed and delivered Human Factors training for pilots and cabin crew and subsequently facilitated training for Healthcare teams.

Dan has focused his attention in recent years on translating his insights from sport, aviation and healthcare to provide non-clinical training and support for veterinary teams. He oversees the patient safety and Human Factors programme at The Ralph, to ensure all of our team members are able to reliably deliver their clinical skills so that we provide the highest levels of care.

Dan shares his home with an amazing team of family companions, human and non-human alike, and enjoys taking part in various sporting endeavours, mostly either close to, or on the water.