PaPPS Accreditation Board
The PaPPs board is drawn from experts in the field of addressing the Emotional, Relational & Psychological wellbeing of cosmetic surgery and aesthetic patients.
Norman Wright MSc, Dip Sup, Dip SW. is the founder of The Wright Initiative and pioneer of The PaPPS Initiative offering bespoke Emotional, Relational and Psychological well-being support packages pre and post to patients having cosmetic and aesthetic procedures. Norman is a UKCP registered Integrative Psychotherapist holding a Master’s Degree in Psychotherapy with over 15 years in private practice. Norman is a state registered Social Worker with over 20 years’ experience giving support advice and guidance to adults, children and families dealing with their social care and mental health concerns.
Mandy Luckman – Partner Irwin Mitchell
Clinical Negligence: Claimant
Practice Areas: Partner in the Medical Law & Patient’s Rights team and leads a team that acts exclusively for Claimants in clinical negligence cases. Mandy and her team members have a particular expertise in cosmetic surgery and cosmetic dentistry cases and her portfolio includes:
- Substandard breast augmentation and reduction procedures resulting in infection, deformity and scarring
- Severe burns to face and body following laser hair removal treatment
- Cystic acne following laser hair removal treatment
- Substandard abdominoplasty resulting in sepsis and severe scarring
- Dermal fillers resulting in facial deformity
- Substandard rhinoplasty procedures resulting in facial deformity
Mandy has achieved a 100% success rate at trial and secured UK record payments for Claimants.
Mandy is regularly contacted by the media to quote on developments and regulation within the field of cosmetic surgery and has been quoted in The Sunday Times Magazine and the Daily Mail.
Professional Memberships: Professional Memberships: Member of the Law Society Clinical Negligence Panel, APIL, BMLS.
Career: Trained Irwin Mitchell LLP, qualified 2002; flight nursing attendant Royal Aux Air Force 1992-95; litigation assistant Thompsons 1999-2000; litigation assistant Russell Jones & Walker 2000-01; partner Irwin Mitchell 2001 to date.
Publications: Co-author of APIL’s Guide to Clinical Negligence
Personal: Bishop Milner RC School; University of Wales (1998 BA (Hons)); Birmingham University (2000 MSC Healthcare Ethics); UCE (2001 PG Dip in LPC). Married with 2 children.
Tracey McAlpine – Founder – Fighting Fifty
Tracey McAlpine is the Founder and Editor of FightingFifty.co.uk the online health and beauty magazine and information hub for women over fifty. The aim of Fighting Fifty is to reliably help people make the right choices as they get older, whether it is a new exercise routine, aesthetic procedures or cosmetic surgery.
Supporting women emotionally as they get older and giving them ways to retain their confidence is high on the agenda at Fighting Fifty, where looking good goes hand in hand with feeling good. Tracey is a member of Cosmetic Executive Women and campaigns for the beauty industry to encourage women to age positively rather than anti-age. With a background in advertising and marketing and as a founder member of the Mature Marketing Association, Tracey has a unique insight into the over fifties market.
Antonia Mariconda, A Health & Beauty Writer and Campaign Founder of www.safetyinbeauty.com Antonia Mariconda has contributed to several well known women’s consumer magazines as well as featured on BBC Radio and ITV and BBC news, she is the author of 4 published books, currently a presenter on Sky Fitness and Beauty TV and an avid campaigner of Safety in Beauty.
James Goolnik BDS MSc
James is a Dentist and founder of the award winning Bow Lane Dental Group in the city of London. James is past president of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He has twice been listed in Private Dentistry’s poll of the top 20 Elite Dentists in the UK in 2011 and 2012. He has been voted the most influential person in Dentistry in the UK in 2011 & 2012 by trade magazine “Dentistry”. James is a member of Association of Dental Implantology, British Society Of Occlusal Studies, the British Dental Association and is a Dental Phobia certified dentist. He is the author of ‘Brush’ about innovation in Dentistry. James is a trustee of the charity “Heart Your Smile” aimed improving oral care by getting people to visit the dentist.