AHSN Stakeholder Engagement Event – March 2nd 2016, Carlisle, Cumbria

2nd March 2016

We are delighted to announce the next AHSN Stakeholder event for the North East and North Cumbria region. These events have been extremely beneficial to us in terms of gathering your input and feedback and we hope you can join us at the meeting in Cumbria.

The event will be held at the Hallmark Hotel, Carlisle, Cumbria

Time: 09:30 – 15:00


Draft Agenda

09:30-10:00 Registration and Poster Viewing
10:00-10:15 Welcome and Introduction – Dr Seamus O’Neill, Chief Executive, AHSN NENC
10:15-10:30 Overview Health Improvement – Professor Oliver James, Medical Director, AHSN NENC
10:30-10:45 Overview of Wealth Creation: The Innovation Pathway and Health Network North – Dr Nicola Wesley, Director of Innovation and Wealth Creation
10:45-11:00 Q&A Panel Discussion
11:00-11:20 Refreshment Break and Posters

Presentations of AHSN NENC Cumbria Projects:

Professor Alison Marshall (University of Cumbria) – ‘The Cumbria Rural Health Forum: developing and implementing a Cumbria-wide strategic approach’

Julie Fletcher (AHSN NENC) – ‘Medicines Optimisation’

Vikki Snaith (The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) – ‘Improving prenatal diagnosis and management in Cumbria using telemedicine’

John Roebuck (NHS Cumbria CCG) – ‘Transfers of care using e-referral and resource matching software’

13:00-13:45 Lunch and Posters
13:45-14:45 Workshop How can the North Cumbrian Health Economy engage most effectively with the AHSN NENC?
14:45-15:00 Feedback and Next Steps – close at 15:00


If you would like to attend please register on the Eventbrite registration page.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact: sarah.black@ahsn-nenc.org.uk