RDF19 Speaker Details
The NHS R&D Forum are delighted to announce the following speakers for RDF19, The 2019 Annual NHS R&D Forum. RDF19 will be held at the Hilton Metropole in Brighton from the 12th-14th May 2019. The Annual NHS R&D Forum is one of the largest gatherings of R&D Directors, Managers, Administrators and related functions in the UK. RDF18 saw over 600 people attend the 2 day conference with 60 speakers, over 60 posters and more than 20 exhibitors.
Job Title: Head of People, Improvement & Innovation and AHP/Pharmacy
Organisation: NIHR Clinical Research Network
Anthea is Head of People, Improvement & Innovation at the NIHR Clinical Research Network. Anthea spent her early career as a practicing clinical pharmacist spending more than 15 years in Hospital, Industry and Community settings before moving into a variety of senior roles predominantly in health and research settings. Passionate about People being an organisation’s most important resource, Innovation and Improvement in healthcare has been a continued thread through Anthea’s work in translating change at scale into deliverable actions and impact. One of the pieces of work where this is taking place is the Accelerating Digital Programme for the CRN, where she was Programme Lead and now sponsor. Providing leadership for the communities of professional practice (outside of medicine and nursing) she sponsors or leads a wide range of projects and development initiatives to encourage professionals in stepping forward as investigators, and to lead innovative approaches to research delivery