About this section
To act as an open channel of communication between medical and other health professionals, as well as others concerned with issues relating to health and health service provision.
Doctors, nurses, and a wide range of health professionals. Also welcomed: those with a professional interest in health matters, including ethicists, lawyers, journalists, academics, and managers from the private, public and voluntary sectors.
Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.
Friday 21 September 2018, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
Well written stories in medicine from the perspective of doctors, nurses and patients or clinician-patients are hugely popular and provide a bridge between the profession and the public, as well as the opportunity to explore the ‘big issues’ in all our lives.
Day | Registration: 08:45 | Organised by: Open Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more
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Free for RSM members / £6 non-members
Professor Jill Maben discusses the link between staff and patient experience. Professor Adrian Walsh describes the main issues with the commercialisation of healthcare.
38 minutes | Organised by: Open Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture
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The Lewis Headley Public Lecture: A Balance of Opposites? Ethics, Judges and Minimally Conscious Patients by Professor Richard Huxtable, Professor of Medical Ethics & Law, and Deputy Director of the Centre for Ethics in Medicine at the University of Bristol
Tuesday 26 September 2017
Wellcome Collection, London
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