Innovating for Improvement conference

26 September 2019 9.00am - 5.00pm

For innovators and Quality Improvers

The NHS Long Term Plan promotes the need to accelerate the design, development and spread of proven and affordable innovations get to patients faster, to meet the growing and increasingly complex demands of people across all our communities.

The West of England Academic Health Sciences Network (WEAHSN) Innovating for Improvement conference, delivered in partnership with The Health Foundation, is aimed at healthcare innovators and improvement specialists, including members of the Q community. This will be a unique day of education and networking for people with a passion for building knowledge and developing skills, to deliver safer and better care across our health care systems.

There is an exciting mix of inspirational speakers and interactive workshops on offer, exploring the innovation journey through invention, innovation practice, improvement and wider spread for the benefit of patients.


The following topics will be covered:

  • Leading and influencing change
  • Building personal resilience
  • Psychology of quality improvement (QI)
  • Creative thinking techniques
  • Prototyping ideas
  • Local case studies

Joining instructions

If you are a healthcare improvement enthusiast, an innovator who works with or is seeking to work with the NHS, or a member of the Q community, or you are thinking of joining, you are cordially invited to come along on 26 September.

The event is free to attend, but registration is required. Please book via the link.

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