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30 Oct 2018 - NHS Research Scotland Annual Conference 2018

Event Date: 
2018-10-30

What: NHS Research Scotland Annual Conference 2018 - NHS at 70: The impact of research then, now and in the future

Where: Perth Concert Hall, Perth

When: 30 October 2018, 9.00am - 4.30pm

As we celebrate 70 years of the NHS our ability to translate research and innovation into excellent individual healthcare is more important than ever.

Through a series of plenary and parallel sessions, panel discussions, speed presentations, posters and exhibitor opportunities the NHS Research Scotland Conference celebrates the strength of Scotland’s research environment.

Professor Jason Leitch, National Clinical Director of Healthcare Quality and Strategy at Scottish Government will take to the stage with Allison Worth, Patient and Public Involvement Advisor at Edinburgh Clinical Research Facility and patients for a powerful opening plenary celebrating 70 years of medical advances that have helped transform health and patient care. 

Their popular panel discussion returns with a fantastic range of representatives considering how we shape the NHS of tomorrow through research; and a range of insightful parallel sessions will explore the cutting-edge research driving improvement and innovation within our health service today including: 

  • Patients at the heart of research
  • Precision Medicine: development, delivery and collaboration
  • Data driving improved healthcare
  • Convergence – the future of health
  • Harnessing our research workforce
  • Facilitated poster session

To submit an abstract or to register see the NHS Research Scotland website.