Home >> News >> Public to quiz health and pharmaceutical representatives at patient data event

Public to quiz health and pharmaceutical representatives at patient data event

Members of the public will quiz senior representatives from UCLH, the pharmaceutical industry, the NHS and technology fields on how patient data is used in research at the BRC’s event Your data, our challenge on 2 October.

The Question Time-type event will touch on hot topics like who should have access to NHS patient data for research and how we ensure data is kept safe.

The BRC will be live streaming the event so everyone can listen in on the UCL Youtube page 

UCLH staff can watch the live stream at the Education Centre, the Education Centre, 1st Floor West 250 Euston Road NW1 2PG .

UCL staff can watch it at: Room W2.09, UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, WC1H 0AL

The live stream is also being screened at: The Hub, Ground floor, UCL Institute of Health Informatics, 222 Euston Road, London NW1 2DA

More venues are planned. Visit our event page for updates.

Panel members are:

· Dr Gill Gaskin (medical director, specialist hospitals board, UCLH)

· Maxine Mackintosh, Enrichment PhD student, Alan Turing Institute and UCL Institute of Health Informatics 

· Prof Daniel Ray, Director of Data, NHS Digital

· Dr Hamish Tomlinson, Machine Learning Researcher, BenevolentAI

· John Whittaker, Vice President Target Sciences, GlaxoSmithKline

The panel will be facilitated by Professor Sir Jonathan Montgomery.