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Looking forward agenda

Friday 27 November 2020

The extraordinary events of 2020 have generated much innovation and new ways of
working, learning and training that we can look forward to incorporating into our usual

Challenges have necessitated new ways of thinking and delivering, and we would like
to share some of this with you.

Innovation in Challenging Times

09:25 - 09:30 Welcome and Introduction

  • Dr Anton Saayman, Director of Educational Improvement, HEIW

09:30 - 09:50 The HEIW Response

  • Alex Howells, Chief Executive, HEIW

09:50 - 10:05 How Has Training Changed? – An Overview Professor Tom

  • Lawson, Postgraduate Medical Dean, HEIW

10:05 - 10:15 Break

10:15 - 10:45 Innovation in Challenging Times

  • Professor Tony Young OBE, National Clinical Lead for Innovation NHS England and NHS Improvement

10:45 - 11:15 Introducing Innovative Training Models

  • Professor Phil Matthews, Director of General Practice and Dr Tom Yapp, Foundation School Director, HEIW

11:15 - 11:45 Trainee-led Innovation:

  • ‘How To’ – Showcasing Innovations in Virtual Teaching Trainee Think Tank, HEIW

11:45 - 12:30 Lunch

Looking Forward to New Ways of Training

12:30 - 13:00 Simulation-Based Education and Training

  • Dr Sara Cook, Associate Dean for Simulation and Clinical Skills, HEIW

13:00 - 13:25 Poster Presentations on Conference Themes

  • Chair: Professor Tom Lawson, Postgraduate Medical Dean, HEIW
  • Combining CWTCH Cymru and COVID-19 to develop a National Video Consulting Service in Wales
    • Johns*, G., Tan, J., Ahuja*, A.
  • Innovative, interactive online training in pain medicine
    • Wainwright K*, Wassall R, Pierce S.
  • A Covid-19 IBD HOT Clinic
    • Abdalla B, Davies B*, Shalkespeare R, Ludlow H, Fumis N, Haboubi H, Tibatts C.

13:25 - 13:45 Break

13:45 - 14:10 Improvement in Practice

  • Dr Gethin Pugh, Associate Dean for Postgraduate Education Support and Improvement, HEIW

14:10 - 15:10 Parallel Workshops

  • A Taste of Virtual Simulation
    • Drs Cristina Diaz-Navarro and Suman Mitra, Clare Hawker and Bridie Jones, Associate Deans for Simulation and Clinical Skills, HEIW
  • Quality Management of Training in COVID Times
    • Dr Malcolm Gajraj, Director of Quality Management and Dr Lee Wisby, Associate Dean for Quality, HEIW
  • How to move from raising awareness of racial equality to bringing about meaningful change in higher education
    • Dr Sam Hibbitts, Dean of Equality, Diversity & Inclusion, Cardiff University; Dr Paul Brennan, Reader, Centre for Medical Education, School of Medicine, Cardiff University; Susan Cousins, Senior Compliance Advisor, Race, Religion & Belief, Cardiff University Secretary’s Office; Janet Richardson, Project Manager (EDI), School of Medicine, Cardiff University; and Professor Stephen Riley, Head of School of Medicine, Cardiff University
  • Teaching & Learning in the Age of Covid
    • Professor Phil Newton, Director of Learning and Teaching, Swansea University
  • Delivering Medical Education in the Pandemic – What to adopt, adapt or abandon?
    • Drs Stephen Hailey, Mair Hopkin, Gordon Lewis and Alastair Bennett, Associate Deans for GP Speciality Training, HEIW
  • COVID-19 and Wellbeing: Generating Positive Outcomes in Uncertain Times
    • Dr Ian Collings, Director of Medic Professional Support & Development and Dr Kate Richards, Clinical Leadership Fellow, HEIW
  • Developing a Diverse Workforce for Global Diverse Patient Groups – a focus on addressing Differential Attainment
    • Leona Walsh, Professional Support Unit Manager and Dr Colette McNally, Deputy Director for GP Education, HEIW

15:10 - 15:40 How Do We Make Change Sustainable?

  • Dr John Boulton, Director of NHS Quality Improvement and
    • Patient Safety/Director Improvement Cymru, Public Health Wales

15:40 - 15:50 Next Steps

  • Dr Anton Saayman, Alex Howells and Professor Tom Lawson, HEIW



In this section

Looking forward agenda
Poster submissions
Plenary speakers
Workshop facilitators