About this event

  • Date and time Tue 29 Jun 2021 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Plastic Surgery

This webinar has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused. 

This webinar will explore and discuss the tools and options available to improve the healthcare system as a multidisciplinary team. You will have the opportunity to examine and discuss rethinking the NHS, the challenges encountered in the healthcare system during COVID-19, what have we learnt from this pandemic, and what can we do differently to future-proof our healthcare system.

Speakers will also share their personal experiences and challenges of healthcare systems during the pandemic. 

This webinar will:

  • Provide an introduction to design thinking 
  • Discuss transformative learning through a workshop 
  • Provide a platform for healthcare system reflection and innovative thinking to improve services
  • Share personal experiences and challenges of healthcare systems

CPD learning applied. 

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Welcome and introduction

Miss Nadine Hachach-Haram and Mr Ryan Kerstein 

How can we create care that works for staff and patients, an introduction to design thinking for healthcare?

Mrs Oonagh Comerford 

A portfolio career with design thinking

Dr Natasha Patel  

Design thinking examples during COVID

Dimitris Reissis, Rob Staruch and Maleeha Mughal 

Panel discussion
Closing remarks
End of webinar



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

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

All webinars will be available for registered delegates 30 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be  distributed  in future on various internet channels. 

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