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: CEO and Co-Founder
Organisation: ACT For Cancer- The Tessa Jowell Movement For Change
Jess Mills, daughter of the late Dame Tessa Jowell, is CEO and Co-Founder of ACT For Cancer- The Tessa Jowell Movement For Change and is on the Executive Leadership of the Tessa Jowell Brain Cancer Mission. ACT for Cancer has been created to deliver Tessa’s legacy, by delivering the most cutting edge, Personalized Treatment and Care through the NHS to all cancer patients currently facing an ‘untreatable’ cancer diagnosis. ACT for Cancer is focusing first on creating a model for transformational change in treatment and care for Brain Cancer patients, through the work being done on the TJBCM, with the view that in coming years this progress can be used to pave the way for change for the 51% of cancer patients in the UK diagnosed with a cancer currently deemed ‘untreatable’.