About this event

  • Date and time Wed 26 Apr 2023 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Registration, tea and coffee: 6:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Event: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Drinks reception: 7:30pm to 8:00pm
  • Optional dinner: 8:00pm to 10:30pm

Join this in-person In Conversation Live event with Dr Henrietta Hughes OBE FRCGP SFFMLM, appointed in September 2022 as the first-ever Patient Safety Commissioner, an independent role recommended by the report First Do No Harm. She will be interviewed by Professor Gillian Leng CBE, the Dean of the Royal Society of Medicine. Enjoy a complimentary drinks reception and an optional private dinner afterwards.

Acting as an independent champion for patients, Henrietta leads a drive to improve the safety of medicines and medical devices by ensuring that patient voices are at the heart of the design and delivery of healthcare in England.

A practising GP and a member of the Health Honours Committee and the guiding group of the Women’s Health and Care Leaders Network, Henrietta was previously the National Guardian for the NHS and a Medical Director at NHS England. Henrietta has held executive and non-executive roles in the NHS and is Chair of Childhood First, a children’s charity.

*There may be slight changes to the advertised start and end times of this event, subject to Dr Henrietta Hughes' work requirements.

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

Disclaimer: All views expressed in this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Registration for this event will close on 25 April 2023 at 01:00am (BST)

The In Conversation Live webinar series will continue our much loved In Conversation events, giving you the opportunity to get first-hand insights into the lives and thoughts of high profile individuals, bringing an intimate, relaxed and entertaining perspective into your living room.    

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