FMLM North of England Regional Conference.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | | Park Plaza Hotel, Leeds

“The FMLM is demonstrating its commitment to members by holding an event in every region this Autumn and our North conference promises to be the best one – but only if you come and make it so! Our theme is “Professional standards in action: diverse and collaborative medical leadership” and we hope you will come and help us celebrate good practice and discuss key issues around medical leadership for better health – help us go from good to great by being part of this fantastic conference.” Dr Phil Ayres, Regional Lead, FMLM North of England and Associate Medical Director, Leeds Teaching Hospitals

This conference promises to be one of the most exciting healthcare leadership and management conferences of 2014. This event aims to demonstrate how diverse and collaborative leadership contributes to improved patient care and health outcomes. Sessions vary from a patient story, demonstrating the impact of medical leadership on patient care, to senior healthcare leaders, including Mike Bewick and Jacky Hayden, discussing the importance of diverse and collaborative leadership in healthcare. As well as a captivating conference schedule, delegates will also have the opportunity to:

  • Hear about the FMLM professional standards  for medical leadership and management
  • NETWORK with other delegates
  • Experience MENTORING and COACHING (individual or team) first hand via taster sessions
  • Peruse the high quality POSTER competition
  • Find a PROJECT through the PROJECT MARKET PLACE, showcasing quality and service improvement projects in North of England healthcare organisations, offering delegates an opportunity to discuss how they can get involved in ongoing and upcoming projects within these organisations
  • And much more...

Speakers include:

  • Dr Damian Riley, Medical Director, North of England, NHS England
  • Dr Kate Granger, ≠hellomynameis campaign
  • Professor Jacky Hayden, Dean of Postgraduate Medical Studies, HEE North West
  • Dr Jackie Bene, Chief Executive, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dr Phil Ayres, FMLM North of England Regional Lead; Associate Medical Director, Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust (LTHT)
  • Dr Umesh Prabhu, Medical Director, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
  • Andrew Foster, Chief Executive, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dr Mike Prentice, Chair, North East Leadership Academy
  • Dr Simon Stockhill, Joint Medical Director, Leeds North West CCG
  • Dr Nancy Redfern, Consultant Anaesthetist; Lead for RCP& RCS of Glasgow’s mentor development programme
  • Dr Eileen Burns, President British Geriatric Society; Clinical Director, Older People, LTHT
  • Dave Thornton, Executive Coach
  • Kirsten Armit, Manager, FMLM
  • Dr Des Breen, Deputy Medical Director, FMLM
  • Mr Peter Lees, Medical Director, FMLM

Call for Abstracts

We would like to invite all medical students and doctors to submit a poster abstract for this conference in the area of:

  • Improving patient experience
  • Delivering effective care
  • Ensuring patient safety

The deadline for submission is 26th September 2014. Shortlisted abstracts will be invited to present a poster at the conference. Please see the website for more details.

Who should register?

This conference is aimed at doctors of all levels (from Foundation Year Doctors to Senior Medical Leaders) and medical students. However as it may be of interest to others, registration is open to all. Registration rates are significantly discounted for FMLM members.

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