Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 3:15pm to 4:45pm
Parallel Session Room 6

This session, chaired by Tim Kelsey, the National Director for Patients and Information at NHS England, will explore key developments in transparency in healthcare across England and around the world.  We are very excited to be joined by clinician and journalist Ben Goldacre and speakers from MacMillan, the Indigo Trust, Local Interventions Group Nepal and The Governance Lab @ NYU.  The session will be opened by Professor Sir Bruce Keogh (Medical Director, NHS England) and Dr Dan Poulter (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health).

The running order is:

1.       Opening speech – Professor Sir Bruce Keogh

2.       Message from Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health Dr Dan Poulter

3.       Key initiatives from the NHS in England – Multiple speakers

4.       Macmillan Cancer Support

5.       International showcase – Multiple speakers

6.       Reflections – Dr Ben Goldacre

7.       Panel session

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