Sheffield Women in Healthcare and Medicine event
17:30 Networking, Stalls and BMA Drop – in Advice Clinic with Shazia Karim in Cafe 1828, Sheffield Medical School
18.45 Talks begin in Medical Lecture Theatre 1 at 18.30 with Q & A panel to follow
We aim to showcase local innovation and research into the impact of Gender in career progression and will be hearing from:
Shami Chakrabarti, Shadow Attorney General: a Labour Party politician and Member of the House of Lords, barrister, former director of Liberty, will discuss ‘Gender Injustice in the 21stCentury’.
Kirstie Stott, Managing Director Equilibrium: Kirstie will be presenting the findings of the largest survey on flexible working to date in the NHS.
Mohammed Bilal Leadership Fellow, Athena SWAN NHS, Health Education England: will present the work of the Athena SWAN NHS being piloted across Sheffield Teaching Hospital Directorates, exploring how working practices, gender and workplace culture impact on career progression for NHS Staff.
The event will be hosted by Sue Burgin, Development Advisor, NHS Improvement who will highlight the importance of Gender Equality and how this links with Culture Change and a more compassionate workplace.
Featuring a BMA Drop in Advice Clinic in our Market Stall area
From 17.30 open for Networking, Food & Drinks,
18:45-2030: Speakers followed by Q&A,
To register please follow link: http://tinyurl.com/ybfgkoeb