About this event

  • Date and time Fri 18 Mar 2022 from 9:30am to 1:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Public Engagement Programme

This RSM Professional Development and Leadership programme, supported by Health Education England South East, is being repeated for the benefit of those who were unable to join the previous session that is taking place on 22 February.

Aimed at KSS trainees, the 4-hour webinar will cover key professional and career development areas, delivered by experienced practitioners.

The areas covered will include:  

1. Navigating the NHS

  • What you need to know to successfully navigate the NHS
  • How the NHS works
  • The committees you need to know about – what they do and how they impact your job

2. How to be influential in teams

  • How to get what you want in a large organisation
  • How to get people on board
  • Human factors and situational awareness

 3. Starting a new service and assessing the quality

  • Developing a new service
  • Assessing the quality of a new or existing service
  • Governance, QIP and audit

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

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Welcome and introduction

Professor Nikhil Patel, Academic Board Chairman, Royal Society of Medicine and Consultant Cardiologist, Cardiovascular Director and Deputy Chief of Medicine, East Sussex NHS Healthcare Trust and Professor Humphrey Scott, Dean, Royal Society of Medicine and Consultant General Surgeon, Ashford and St. Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Navigating the NHS

Mr Stuart Welling, Former NHS Chief Executive and Chairman, Consultant, Coach, Mentor and Business Director of Clinical Imaging Sciences Centre Brighton & Sussex Medical School

Questions and answers

Chair: Professor Nikhil Patel

How to be influential in teams

Ms Louisa Hardman, Living Potential Consulting, Leadership and Organisation Development Facilitator and Coach, Faculty with the NHS Leadership Academy and Associate with The Kings Fund, Point of Care Foundation, Ashridge Hult and Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management

Questions and answers

Chairs: Professor Nikhil Patel and Professor Humphrey Scott

Starting a new service and assessing the quality

Dr Matt Staniforth, Emergency Medicine Consultant, Royal College of Emergency Medicine KSS Leaders Lead

Questions and answers

Chairs: Professor Nikhil Patel and Professor Humphrey Scott

Panel discussion

Chairs: Professor Nikhil Patel and Professor Humphrey Scott

Close of meeting



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

Registration for this webinar will close 1 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 1 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

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