HE, Health and Care Workforce Planning
23 Jun 2009
Matching higher education to new roles. Held at Cavendish Conference Centre, London W1

This national conference brought together higher education and health service leaders to find solutions to the challenges that may prevent them from having the right people in the right healthcare roles in the future.

Programme
John O'Leary
Editor, Policy Review Magazine

Dr Judy Curson FFPH
Director, NHS Workforce Review Team

Professor Steven West
Vice-Chancellor and CEO, University of the West of England, Bristol & Non Executive Director of NHS South West

Kathy Branson & Christine Whitehead
Adapting to local needs: Strategic Health Authority panel

Questions and discussion
Session 1

Julie Badon
Section Head, Education and Training Team, Workforce Directorate, Department of Health

Kate Guyon
Dean, Faculty of Health and Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, Executive Member, Council of Deans of Health

Professor Linda Jones
Director, OU-RCN Strategic Alliance

Questions and discussion
Session 2

David Amos
Senior Policy Adviser, Cabinet Office

Bryan Kessie
Programme Lead - National Priorities, Workforce Projects Team, Skills for Health

Panel discussion
International issues