Summer Schools Blog

Dr Vin Diwakar, England’s medical director for secondary care and national transformation has been confirmed as a day one Summer Schools keynote. Vin currently provides clinical leadership to NHS improvement and transformation programmes using science, technology, digital, and data. He will become interim director of transformation when Dr Tim Ferris departs from NHS England in September. The
Day two of Summer Schools features an unmissable panel session bringing Birmingham’s digital leaders together to share their progress of building a digital integrated care system over the past year. As a delegate, you will hear Mandy Nagra, chief delivery officer; Nick O’Reiley, director of digital and Dr Masood Nazir, medical director from NHS Birmingham and Solihull ICB talk about
The chief executive of the UK’s most influential health and care think tank and research organisation has been confirmed as the opening keynote for Summer Schools 2023. Richard Murray, CEO of The King’s Fund, leads the charity’s work in influencing policy and practice to inspire improvements across health and care, providing him with one of the best
I had an incredible opportunity to attend the Digital Health Summer Schools last year through the sponsorship of the Shuri Network bursary programme, and I am honoured to reflect on my experience and provide useful insights to those who may be interested in applying for the bursary programme this year. The jam-packed two-day conference gave
Jordan Sollof is joined by Becca Robinson, digital nurse at University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust, to discuss the benefits and positive career impacts of the 35 under 35 bursary programme, which Becca was a part of last year. Becca explains why she applied for the programme, her experiences of it, which included a paid-for place at Digital Health Summer Schools,
  • John Quinn CIO and Dr Natasha Phillips CNIO of NHS England are confirmed Digital Health Summer Schools keynotes
Don’t miss the opportunity to learn from two national leaders shaping the agenda for digital and data across healthcare, at Digital Health Summer Schools. Our latest confirmed keynotes John Quinn, interim CIO and Dr Natasha Phillips, CNIO from NHS England will take the stage to tackle the hot topics of digital transformation and answer your questions. Book your
Two national speakers have been confirmed for this year’s Digital Health Summer Schools, 27-28 July at the University of Birmingham.   Dr Melanie Iles, England’s first female national CCIO, is our first confirmed keynote speaker. Delegates will hear Melanie’s views on future clinical leadership priorities to support digital transformation across the health service.   Melanie, recently appointed interim CCIO
Are you looking for team building or training activities for your digital leadership team?  Why not bring them to Digital Health Summer Schools, the most popular and friendly NHS IT leadership event of the year, returning 27-28 July 2023, at the University of Birmingham. The two-day retreat is the perfect way to reenergise as a team. Learn from CPD-accredited speaker sessions, join
We would love to see you again at Summer Schools. This year the event takes place 27-28 July at the University of Birmingham.We’ve already taken bookings from CCIOs, CIOs and CNIOs, together with aspiring digital health leaders, who are ready to connect with you in July.  Register your place today to:   network with your peers and reflect on what
  • Digital Health Awards 2022 finalists revealed
The best and brightest digital leaders from across the healthcare landscape have been recognised as the finalists for the 2022 edition of the Digital Health Awards are revealed.  The awards will be held in the evening of 14 July and celebrate the digital achievements of the leaders making the biggest contributions to UK healthcare IT. Here