Health care events and conferences

Our highly regarded conferences and seminars attract leading speakers from the government, the NHS, and the independent and voluntary sectors. Our policy and leadership experts shape the programmes, allowing delegates to understand the latest policy developments and share innovation and best practice from around the country and internationally. Catch up on highlights from our past events

Upcoming events

Shaping the future workforce to support new models of care

Time:  8.00am–5.00pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
This conference provides a key opportunity to gain new and practical insights to shape your workforce to support new models of care.

People in control of their own health and care

Time:  9.00am–5.00pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
Run in partnership with National Voices, this one-day conference will explore the ways in which patients are currently managing their own health; how commissioners and clinicians can ensure their services are appropriate for these new ways of working; and the enablers and barriers to individual involvement.

Transforming patient and staff experience

The power of narrative, case histories and numbers
Time:  8.00am─5.00pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
The inter-relationship between patient and staff experience is a key theme of this conference. You'll learn why experience matters, how it can be understood, and how your organisation can harness it to drive positive change.

The King's Fund Annual Conference 2014

High-impact approaches for long-term improvements
Time:  8.00am─6.00pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
This year's annual conference will feature proven, high-impact approaches to improving health care delivery that will provide you with inspiration and ideas that you can put into practice in your organisation.

Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) research conference

Time:  9.00am-4.30pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
If you’re interested in the ways Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) data can be used to improve the quality of health care our annual PROMs research conference will bring you up to date with the latest developments in this area.

Transforming primary care for frail older people with complex co-morbidities

Time:  10:00-17:00
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
This interactive small group workshop will provide you with examples of good practice and allow you to learn from those who have led service innovation and quality improvement initiatives in their own localities.

Changing provider landscape

Taking the Dalton Review forward
Time:  8.00am–5.00pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London
This conference brings together providers from across the NHS to discuss and debate the full range of organisational models that providers could use to tackle the staggering financial challenge, meet rising patient expectations and deliver consistently high quality care.

Empowering allied health professionals to transform health and care services

Time:  8.00am–5.00pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
This one-day conference highlights the active role that Allied Health Professionals have in delivering service transformation. We will explore how pioneering AHPs are driving forward professional leadership, service realignment and workforce development to support new models of care.

Urgent and emergency care

Time:  8.00am–5.00pm
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
At The King’s Fund Annual Conference 2013, Sir Bruce Keogh presented NHS England’s future vision for urgent and emergency care. One year on, this conference aims to assess the progress made in delivering that vision. Keynote speakers include the National Medical Director, NHS England; President of The College of Emergency Medicine and Director for Acute Episodes of Care, NHS England.

Getting acute hospital care right for frail older people with complex co-morbidities

Time:  10:00-17:00
Venue:  The King's Fund, London
This one-day workshop will focus on ensuring good acute hospital care for frail older people from the ‘front door’ of the emergency department and acute medical unit, through inpatient care and effective discharge planning.

Transforming primary care for frail older people with complex co-morbidities

Time:  10:00-17:00
Venue:  The King's Fund, London W1G 0AN
This interactive small group workshop will provide you with examples of good practice and allow you to learn from those who have led service innovation and quality improvement initiatives in their own localities.