London Health 08
10 Dec 2008
Innovating for a World City

This two day conference, open exhibition and masterclass provided an opportunity for the capital’s health community to come together to consider the delivery of health and healthcare in London. This was the first in a series of annual events to encourage both the NHS and its partners to share learning, showcase best practice and stimulate ambition in embracing the challenges and opportunities that London presents. ALL CONTENT APPEARS IN THE ORDER OF THE AGENDA - CLICK HERE to download

Programme
Dr Tessa Livingstone
Chair’s opening remarks - DAY 1

Paul Corrigan
How is London different? Population size, migration, inequality and diversity

Councillor Mary O’Connor
Forces shaping London’s health needs

David Sissling
Responding to the scale of the challenge

David Sissling
Question and answer

Councillor Denise Carr
Responding to the scale of the challenge

Forum 2B: The future for diabetes care
Diabetes year of care: learning from the national pilot

Forum 2C: New routes to independent living

Forum 2D: Commissioning excellence: breaking out from the NHS
Securing innovation and value from London’s voluntary sector

Forum 2E: Delivering health improvement

Forum 2F: Integrated healthcare information
IT and integrated healthcare information systems in London

Panel discussion
Health promotion: delivering outcomes

Forum 4B: New care patterns

Forum 4C: Overcoming mental health challenges

Forum 4D: New approaches to sexual health

Forum 4E: Delivering the stroke strategy

Forum 4F: New ways of leading research and development
The future for Academic Health Science Centres

Panel discussion
How do we attract and retain our future healthcare leaders?

NHS Champions Awards

Lord Darzi
Keynote address

Lord Darzi
Question and answer

Dragon’s Den
What is the best way to achieve the step change?

Forum 7A: Improving access in cancer care

Forum 7B: Maximising outcomes from innovations

Forum 7D: New approaches to wellbeing

Forum 7E: Improving coronary care

Forum 7F: Joining up children’s services

Michael Gusmano
The diversity and inequality challenge

Dr Bobbie Jacobson
Equity of access to smoking cessation services

Melba Wilson
Access and equity discussion

Dr Sian Griffiths
Access and equity discussion

Forum 9A: Friends, partners and competitors

Forum 9D: The growing challenge of mental health

Forum 9E: Responding to diverse populations

Forum 9F: New workforce development
999 – London calling: training the new healthcare professions

Ruth Carnall
Keynote address

Barbara Young
Taking care of quality

Niall Dickson
Accountability and patient and public involvement

Caroline Duckworth
Accountability and patient and public involvement

Averil Dongworth
Interview

Stephen Firn
Interview

Barbara Young
Interview

Sir Cyril Chantler
Interview

Dr Greg Parston
Interview

Geoff Mulgan
Interview

Dr Simon Tanner
Interview

Marjorie Wallace
Interview

Dr Sian Griffiths
Interview