About this event

  • Date and time Fri 29 Apr 2022 from 8:30am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Paediatrics and Child Health, London School of Paediatrics

This study day aims to develop practical leadership skills through face-to-face interaction and collaboration.

There will be an opportunity to connect with leaders in paediatrics and explore the changing role of the clinician in driving change, fostering safe cultures, building effective teams and research.

The day will focus on delivering training to develop future leaders in the field of Paediatrics through:

  • Interactive breakout sessions
  • Encourage problem-solving at a trainee level
  • Discussion of real workplace example

Can’t attend in person on the day? This event is available to watch on-demand for up to 60 days. Please register for the pre-recorded webinar here. The link to watch the webinar will be sent via email three days after the live in-person event on 2 May 2022 so that you can view it on-demand.

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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction
Kindness in leadership

Dr Bob Klaber, Consultant Paediatrician, Imperial College London 

Breakout session one
Building teams/managing conflict

Dr Hilary Cass, Consultant, Paediatric Disability, Evelina London Children's Hospital

Safety culture

Dr Emma Devereux, Consultant Paediatrician, North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust

Quality improvement

Dr Jane Runnacles, Consultant Paediatrician, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Ms Nicola Davey, Quality Improvement Coach, QIClearn

Tea and coffee break
The business of paediatrics: What do you need to know?

Dr Luci Etheridge, Consultant Paediatrician, St George's University Hospitals


Please note this will be presented virtually

Breakout session two
Building teams/managing conflict

Dr Hilary Cass

Safety culture

Dr Emma Devereux

Quality improvement

Dr Jane Runnacles and Ms Nicola Davey

Breakout session three
Building teams/managing conflict

Dr Hilary Cass

Safety culture

Dr Emma Devereux

Quality improvement

Dr Jane Runnacles and Ms Nicola Davey

Learning from medical errors

Professor Jonathan Round, St George's University of London

Closing remarks
Close of meeting


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Registration for this event will close on 28 April 2022 at 12:00am (BST). You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

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