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MediWales Connects: NHS Collaboration Conference - 6 July

MediWales Connects: NHS Collaboration Conference

6 July 2016   |   TBC   |   Mercure Holland House Hotel, Cardiff   |   £TBA

The first event of its kind for the health and care community, MediWales Connects is an all Wales NHS collaboration conference.

NHS colleagues from across Wales, local companies and the wider industry sector will join to share clinical innovation in practice to improve patient outcomes.

The event includes keynote presentations, CPD training seminars, workshops and an exhibition.

The aims of the conference are to:

  • Highlight and showcase the excellent work and research being carried out by the health and care communities in Wales
  • Improve collaborative working between the health boards and research communities
  • Raise the profile of NHS Wales and clinical innovation across the UK and help promote recruitment for research
  • Support closer working relationships between industry, NHS and research groups and clinical trials capabilities


Plenary sessions: Keynote address from Andrew Goodall, Director General Department for Health and Social Services and Chief Executive, NHS Wales

Including workshops from Health and Care Research Wales on:

Update on the programme to enhance NHS approvals for research in Wales - Advice and support for trails, including ethics proposal guidelines and update on the HRA approvals process with Dr Corinne Scott, Reshma Raycoba, Dr Christopher Cotterill-Jones, & Dr Rossela Roberts

Top tips for Good Clinical Practice -
Exploring implications of the principles of GCP with Zoe Hunter & Paula Jefferies

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