Learning from Serious Case Reviews in Birmingham
Thursday 16th November 2017
1.15pm for 1.30pm – 3.30pm
The Saffron Centre
256 Moseley Road
Has your life been affected by Diabetes? We’re holding informal group chats (for no longer than two hours) to listen to patients thoughts and experiences about diabetes education, throughout October.
We’re keen to find out barriers, motivations and successes of the education programmes currently being offered.
Places are limited, so if you are interested in coming to one of these sessions, please click on the link below. Refreshments will be available.
The dates and venues for the focus group sessions are:
27 October, 10.00am, Washwood Heath Health & Wellbeing Centre, Clodeshall Road, B8 3SN Click here
7 November, 2:00pm, Monkspath Surgery, Farmhouse Way, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4EH Click here
Free public event
Thursday 19 October 2017, 6-9pm
Education Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
‘Personalised medicine’ is a way of providing treatments and healthcare tailored to individual patients, rather than using a ‘one-size fits all’ approach. Scientific advances, such as whole genome sequencing and wearable technologies, give scientists and medics more data. This helps medical teams and patients make better decisions on which treatments might work best for them.
At our event, hear from researchers, clinicians and patients about:
The event is chaired by Prof Dion Morton, with speakers including Prof Gary Middleton, Prof Georgios Gkoutos, Dr Trevor Cole and patient representative Janette Rawlinson, plus a lively debate and chance to put your questions to our expert panel.
For full event details and to register your place, please visit:
This free event will be of particular interest to cancer patients and their families, and the talks will be pitched for a ‘lay’ audience.