David Benton

researcher, ORCID id # 0000-0002-4068-8124

David C. Benton (Born October 29, 1957) is a British nurse and former chief executive officer of International Council of Nurses.[1] He served in this capacity between 2008 to 2015. He took over from Judith Oulton and before his appointment, he was a senior consultant in the same organisation.[2] He is a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing and Royal College of Nursing. [3]


  1. "Nurses Making Policy". Google Books. Retrieved 2018-03-25.
  2. "Realities of Canadian Nursing". Google Books. Retrieved 2018-03-25.
  3. "NCSBN CEO Benton Receives Great Cross of Spanish Nursing from the Spanish General Council of Nursing". NCSBN. 2018-03-22. Retrieved 2018-03-25.