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Joint NHSE and MHRA conference: Developing Synergies, Promoting Safety

8 February 2016: conference for medical device safety officers (MDSO) and medication safety officers (MSO) to explore key themes in patient safety.

Joint NHSE and MHRA conference: Developing Synergies, Promoting Safety

About the seminar

This event will explore key themes in patient safety, with a focus on MDSO’s and MSO’s work to develop synergies and promote safety. The morning session will be introduced and chaired by Bruce Warner, Deputy Chief Pharmaceutical Officer, NHS England.

Confirmed key speakers include:

  • Mike Durkin, National Director of Patient Safety
  • June Raine, Director of Vigiliance and Risk Management in Medicines, MHRA

See more information and register.

Who should attend

This event is valuable for MDSOs and MSOs as well as:

  • medical directors
  • nursing directors
  • risk managers
  • patient safety leads

There will be opportunities to speak to NHS England and MHRA as well as networking opportunities to exchange ideas on good practice.

Benefits of attending

This conference will help you to:

  • develop increased knowledge of changes and developments in the patient safety landscape
  • develop skills in bringing together MDSOs and MSOs to promote joint working for patient safety
  • understand examples of changes and improvements to practice from the ground up
  • contribute to the continuing shaping of the national agenda to support MDSOs and MSOs and champion patient safety

CPD credits

Delegates attending the joint NHSE and MHRA conference for MDSOs and MSOs will be eligible to claim CPD points.


Date and location

8 February 2016
9:00am - 4:30pm

Etc. Venues
200 Aldersgate

Published 4 January 2016