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Programme of events

Changing Healthcare: What’s it all about?

Conference launch

Monday 2 November, 11–11.30am

Watch our live show and join the conversation via Mentimeter.

Speaker:

Mary Dixon-Woods, Director, THIS Institute & The Health Foundation Professor of Healthcare Improvement Studies, University of Cambridge


What can we learn from…how the NHS tackled MRSA?

Digital workshop

Monday 2 November, 2.30–4pm

Explore how the NHS successfully reduced healthcare associated infections (HCAIs) such as MRSA, and what we can learn from its approach for delivering lasting change today.

Speakers:

Ginny Edwards, Director, Edwards Consulting

Sally Warren, Director of Policy, The King’s Fund

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What can we learn from…how the NHS made day surgery the norm?

Digital workshop

Tuesday 3 November, 11–12.30pm

Explore how the NHS made it possible for 9 in 10 operations to be done within a day, avoiding the need for people to stay overnight, and what we can learn from its approach for delivering lasting change today.

Speakers:

Tim Briggs, Chair, Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) and National Director of Clinical Improvement, NHS England & NHS Improvement

Kieran Walshe, Chair, Health Services Research UK & Professor of Health Policy and Management, University of Manchester

Jo Scott, Q Insight Manager, Health Foundation

Penny Pereira, Deputy Director of Improvement, Health Foundation & Programme Director, Q Initiative

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To what extent can we learn from the past? Melting Pot conversation

Wednesday 4 November, 5.30–6.30pm

Digital small group conversation

A space for a small group discussion, on the challenges of learning from the past when trying to deliver lasting change within the current healthcare system.

Speaker:

Nigel Edwards, Chief Executive, Nuffield Trust


What can we learn from…how nurses and allied health professionals came to prescribe medication?

Digital workshop

Thursday 5 November, 2.30–4pm

Explore how the NHS implemented non-medical prescribing ahead of many other countries in Europe, and what we can learn from its approach for delivering lasting change today.

Speakers:

Christine Hancock, Director, C3 Collaborating for Health & former General Secretary, Royal College of Nursing

Claire Anderson, Professor of Social Pharmacy, University of Nottingham & Chair, English Pharmacy Board, Royal Pharmaceutical Society

Aseel Abuzour, Research Associate, University of Manchester & Pharmacist

Duncan Petty, Research Practitioner, University of Bradford & Member, English Pharmacy Board, Royal Pharmaceutical Society

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Changing Healthcare: What’s the future of history?

Live discussion

Friday 6 November, 11.00am–12noon

Join this discussion event looking at the future of how we use history in delivering successful, lasting change in the healthcare system.

Speakers:

Bruce Keogh, Chair, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust & former National Medical Director

Sally Sheard, Head of Department, Public Health, Policy and Systems, Institute of Population Health, University of Liverpool


You can select the events you’d like to participate in via our registration process.

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