Dr Brian Robson
Executive Clinical Director, Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Monday 17th March 2014
1:00 – 3:00pm
Room 103, Ko Awatea
A graduate of Glasgow University and Harvard School of Public Health, Brian has a background in General Practice, GP out of hours, telephone triage and latterly eHealth and Quality Improvement. He is the Board Executive Clinical Director for Healthcare Improvement Scotland with responsibilities including clinical leadership in patient safety, health technology assessment, eHealth, measurement and clinical engagement. He sits on the Scottish Government eHealth Strategy Board and continues his interest in health IT as faculty with IHI.
He continues a regular clinical session in General Practice in Glasgow which keeps him grounded in the realities of working at the frontline!
‘Data with the Tears Wipe Off’ will consider how mortality data is evolving and what we now know about its use. We will look behind the data and consider how in light of Mid Staffordshire, empathy, transparency and professionalism have come of age. Attendees will gain better understanding of the sue of mortality data & group learning around international work in this field