Medicine and Moonshots [Full Video]

Following multiple reports of a No10 taskforce on NHS reforms and Health Secretary Matt Hancock’s speech on the future of healthcare, we assembled an accomplished panel of speakers who discussed the potential direction and timetable of the likely reforms of the NHS.


Our panel

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff (Chair) – former president of the British Medical Association, the Royal Society of Medicine and a professor of palliative care

Rt Hon Lord Hunt of Kings Heath – The first chief executive of the NHS Confederation, previously Director of the National Association of Health Authorities and Trusts and subsequently Chair of the Heart of England NHS Trust, Lord Hunt also served as a junior minister at the Department for Health (1999-2003) and later as a Minister of State (2007)

Dr Vivienne McVey – CEO and a founder of Virgin Care

David Hare – CEO of the Independent Healthcare Providers Network

Chris Whitehouse – Chairman of The Whitehouse Consultancy, the LIFT Council and the Urology Trade Association

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