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Cancer Innovation Seminar

Course/Event Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Course/Event Duration: 1 Day

Course/Event Description

Join us on Tuesday 4th October from 2pm to 4:30 pm for an online event open to all staff working in Cancer Services in Scotland.

About this event

14.00 Welcome

Dr Ioanna Nixon, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Regional QI co-Lead and Cancer Innovation Lead WOS


14.05 Innovation and safety: what healthcare can learn from NASA

Dr Nigel Packham, Associate Director Safety, NASA


14. 35 How can innovation transform patient care. Learning from Dynamic-Scot-COPD experience.

Dr Chris Carlin, Consultant Physician


14.55 AI in Early Cancer Diagnostics. The i CAIRD experience

Dr Gareth Bryson, Head of Service Pathology at NHS GGC and iCAIRD Lead for Pathology


15.15 NHS innovation hubs, what they can do for you?

Dr Neil Patel, Consultant Neonatologist and Innovation Clinical co-Lead, Prof David Lowe, Innovation Clinical co-Lead


15.30 Design-thinking, art and innovation: innovative methods of design to improve healthcare.

Mr Rod Mountain, ENT Consultant, NHS Tayside and NES Associate Postgraduate Dean, AHSP Lead for healthcare “Design and Innovation”, Andrew Crummy, artist and former cancer patient


15.45 “How do we innovate? Collaborative innovation made easy?”

Prof Colin Lindsay, University of Strathclyde, Work, Employment and Organisation


16.00 Next Steps- taking forward our innovation challenges and opportunities

Dr Ioanna Nixon

Course/Event Venue: online event

This course is targeted at the following specialty Groupings:

  • Medicine

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