Health Information in Northern Ireland - Tues 12 June 2018 - Belfast

Northern Ireland imagePIF is delighted to be working with the Patient and Client Council to hold an event on Health

9.30 – 10.00      Registration, refreshments and networking

10.00 – 10.15    Welcome
Chair: Maeve Hully – PIF Non-Executive Director and Chief Executive, Patient & Client Council

10.15 - 10.45     Why is high-quality health information important?
Martin McCrory, Service User and Expert by experience

10.45 - 11.15     Health information equality
Dr Evelyn Collins CBE - Chief Executive, Equality Commission for Northern Ireland

11.15 - 11.30     Introduction to the Patient Information Forum
Nicole Naylor - Head of Operations, Patient Information Forum

11.30 – 12.00    Speed networking (including refreshment break)
This is your opportunity to engage with other event attendees, and make useful connections.

12.00 - 12.30     The Information Standard
Jane Fox - Programme Manager, The Information Standard Delivery Team/Voluntary Partnerships Team, NHS England

12.30 – 13.15    Interactive session – How do you search for and evaluate the quality of health information?

13.15 - 14.00     LUNCH

14.00 – 14:30     Digital information in health
Caron Alexander, Director of Digital Shared Services, Digital Transformation NI

14.30 – 15.00    Making online services more accessible to patients and families with literacy and language challenges
Jason Gordon – Health Manager, TextHelp

15:00 – 15.30    Refreshment break and interactive session - What’s my role in ensuring high-quality health information?
Delegates will discuss their role in the provision of high-quality health information, what are the gaps that need to be addressed and how this can make a difference to a patient’s experience and outcomes.

15.30 - 16.25    Action plan – what happens next?
Panel and audience discussion 

16.25 - 16.30     Sum up and close
Chair: Maeve Hully – PIF Non-Executive Director and Chief Executive, Patient & Client Council


Delegate fees for the event are as follows:

£100+VAT for PIF members (PIF members should login to the website to see the PIF member rate)

£150+VAT for non-PIF members (this includes a complementary 1-year Individual membership of PIF)

You can register to attend the event below.

We have some sponsorship opportunities available at this event.  To discuss further please email

We hope you can join us!

The PIF Team



Crumlin Road Gaol Visitor Attraction and Conference Centre
53-55 Crumlin Road
BT14 6ST
Map and Directions

Date: 12 June 2018

Start Time: 9:30 am
End Time: 4:30 pm

Price: £180.00

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