Summer Schools Blog

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
A new wave of support has been provided for AHP, pharmacy, nursing, midwifery professionals and BAME women to advance their development in digital health. The three new bursaries, which will fund 70 places at this year’s Digital Health Summer Schools, taking place at the University of York, 14-15 July are: Digital AHP & Pharmacy Bursary
Dr Tim Ferris, director of Digital Transformation NHS England and NHS Improvement has been confirmed at Summer Schools 2022, the event dedicated to connecting NHS IT leaders, back in-person 14-15 July, University of York. Tim will join a plenary Shuri Network panel session on digital transformation, inclusion and ICSs. He will share his vision for
The Digital Health Awards 2022, the only health IT awards in which the winners are voted by their peers, are open for entries. Winners will receive peer recognition from 7,000+ Network members, publicity in and a free place to Summer Schools 2023. Nominations are now open and we are looking for outstanding digital leaders in the
National CNIO Natasha Phillips is making a return to Summer Schools 2022 with digital nurses centre stage on the programme. At Summer Schools 2019 Natasha, then CNIO at UCL NHS FT, was voted Digital Health CNIO of the year. Natasha went on to become the first national CNIO and has since helped galvanise the digital nursing
  • Simon Bolton CEO o NHS Digital and Sonia Patel, System CIO of NHS Transformation Directorate
Digital Health’s Summer Schools return in person 14-15 July, University of York. And we are thrilled to confirm two CIO keynotes, who’ll be unpacking the national agenda of levelling-up, convergence, digital maturity and data. Simon Bolton, the current CEO NHS Digital and designate NHS England CIO, will be our day one CIO keynote. Simon continues
FEDIP invites future digital leaders to apply for the new “35 under 35” bursary programme for the 2022 Digital Health Summer Schools. The “35 under 35” programme has been created to help identify, promote and support future digital leaders and future talent in the UK health informatics and digital health sector. As part of the
The newly elected chairs of the Digital Health Networks Advisory Panel have shared their priorities and aspirations for the future. In a keynote session on the first day of Digital Health Virtual Summer School 2021 (VSS) Network chairs Sarah Hanbridge, Lisa Emery, and Dr James Reed said they were keen to work together to build the Networks