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05 September 2017

The story of award-winning Whose Shoes?

Free Event • Registration Required

We are delighted to welcome Gill Phillips to The Shard in September to share the success of Whose Shoes? – a revolutionary multi-perspective approach to transforming health and social care services.

Gill recognised that seeing issues from different perspectives can help build social movements for change. Her award-wining Whose Shoes? puts the person in the centre to shape the services they use in a truly holistic way.

Through sharing her journey from working in local government to becoming an award-wining entrepreneur, Gill hopes to empower and embolden the audience to believe we can all make a difference.

We look forward to this session which promises to be lively, inclusive and relaxed – Gill encourages everyone to engage as equals, regardless of their roles or organisations.

 

Schedule

17:30 - Doors open for drinks and refreshments
18:30 - Presentation, followed by Q&A
19:30 - Further networking
20:30 - Close

 

Speaker Biography - Gill Phillips

Gill is known for gently but firmly pushing boundaries, challenging stereotypes, stigma and silo thinking. She is listed in both the Health Service Journal's Top 50 Inspirational Women and Top 50 Innovators, and was named as one of the 50 most influential social media users in the Midlands in 2016.

Gill has been a judge for various awards, including the Warwick Business School International MBA challenge. The Whose Shoes?® approach was highly commended by the West Midlands Academic Health Science Network in 2016.

With over 35 years' experience in the healthcare sector, Gill's current main projects include #MatExp, in partnership with the London Strategic Clinical Network; and the award-winning #CYPMeFirst programme in partnership with Great Ormond Street Hospital. Both initiatives are supported by NHS England and focus on personalisation and patient experience.

 

This event is brought to you by the Warwick Women's Professional Network.

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// With

Gill Phillips, Founder, Whose Shoes?

// Where

East lecture theatre, The Shard
London
SE1 9SG
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// When

Tuesday 5 September 2017, 17:30 - 21:00

// Contact

pamela.pinski@wbs.ac.uk
024 765 51794

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