New bursary scheme launched for Confed17

SAVE ITEM
Confed17 logo

Patients across England are being invited to be part of the debate on what lies ahead for the NHS after the general election at Confed17.

A new bursary, covering the cost of attending the NHS Confederation’s flagship annual conference and exhibition, will enable patients and service users to contribute to discussions on the future of the health service alongside its senior leadership.

Five bursaries are available for the conference in June, providing full access to plenary and workshop sessions. The grants will encourage more patient involvement in talks about the future of the NHS at a critical juncture for the health service.

The conference, taking place on 14 and 15 June in Liverpool, will be the first gathering of health and social care leaders following the general election.

Centred on six key themes, it will explore a range of issues including Brexit, service transformation and integration.

Keynote speakers include Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England, and the NHS Confederation’s chief executive, Niall Dickson.

Patient representatives are encouraged to submit a bursary application form by 17 May.

Find out more

Visit the Confed17 website for further information about patient bursaries and how to apply.

Latest Tweets

Latest Blog Post

Brexit negotiations are now underway but what do they mean for the NHS? | Elisabetta Zanon

29 / 6 / 2017 10am

Brexit talks carry important implications for healthcare. NHS European Office director Elisabetta Zanon considers what the negotiation phase could spell for the health and social care sector on matters including workforce supply and reciprocal healthcare arrangements.

Why Register?

Great reasons to register with NHS Confederation

  • Personalise your website
    Select topics of interest for recommended content
  • Bookmark useful pages
    Quickly and easily find what you need
  • Comment and recommend
    Rate and share content with colleagues
  • Plus, for our members
    Access member-only resources and tailor member benefits and services

Sounds great, what next?

Register Now

Not now, I will register later

Log In

To book events and access member only content you need to register with us.  This only takes a moment via our registration page. If you have already registered login using your email address and password below.