Medical Leadership Development Network

The second meeting of The King’s Fund’s Medical Leadership Development Network brought together more than 90 leaders from across the system in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland to look at the challenges of developing medical leaders.


Event highlights

Highlights from this event

You can watch video highlights from the panelists discussing health care leadership in England, Northern Ireland and Wales.

Celia Ingham Clark: Challenges and opportunities for medical leaders

Celia Ingham Clark

Celia Ingham Clark
Celia Ingham Clark, Medical Director Revalidation and Quality, NHS England considered the challenges facing leaders in the NHS, including seven-day services, accident and emergency pressures and the integration of care.

Watch Celia's presentation

Tony Stevens: The value of influence in medical leadership

Tony Stevens

Tony Stevens
Tony Stevens, Medical Director of the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust, gave us an insight into the challenges currently being faced in health care in Northern Ireland.

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Chris Jones: Improving leadership in the NHS

Chris Jones NHS Wales

Chris Jones, NHS Wales
Chris Jones, Deputy Chief Medical Office, NHS Wales, advocated for improvements to the health service through a process of 'trust and altruism' rather than 'targets and terror'.

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Carolyn Johnston: Experiences from leadership development programmes

Carolyn Johnston

Carolyn Johnston
Carolyn Johnston, Consultant Anaesthetist, St George's Healthcare NHS Trust, details her experience of the Darzi Fellowship and the leadership development programme at The King's Fund.

Watch Carolyn's presentation