NHS Head to Head

  • Event Start: 23rd January 2018, 8:00pm
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"Running on Fumes" - Is NHS Reform Needed?

The leader of the british Medical Association cautioned that the NHS is "running on fumes", and many argue that the current model is unsuited for the 21st century.  Could major reform or privatisation be the answer?  This special head-to-head will feature experts in a focused debate on the details behind this pressing policy issue

Speakers:

Prof Chris Ham CBE : Chief Executive of The King's Fund, a leading healthcare think tank.  He was formerly Director of Strategy at the Department of Health

Anita Charlesworth CBE : Director of Research and Economics at the Health Foundation, and former Chief Economist at the Nuffield Trust

Sir Terence Stephenson FRCP: Chair of the General Medical Council, Professor at University College London and a consultant paediatrician