Professor Trisha Greenhalgh OBE will be delivering this year’s Teddy Chester Lecture on Tuesday 1 October. Her lecture Technology adoption in healthcare: what’s the problem? will examine the challenges posed by the adoption of new technology and how they can be resolved.
Professor Greenhalgh is Co-Director of the Global Health, Policy and Innovation Unit at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK. She is dual qualified, having gained a BA in Social and Political Sciences from the University of Cambridge in 1980 and a medical degree from the University of Oxford in 1983.
She leads a programme of research at the interface between social sciences and medicine which seeks to celebrate and retain the traditional and the humanistic aspects of medicine and healthcare while also embracing the unparalleled opportunities of contemporary science and technology to improve health outcomes and relieve suffering.
To register please contact Helen Power on 0161 275 6352.
Lecture Theatre G6, Manchester Business School West, Booth Street West, Manchester M15 6PB. Please click here for a map with location details.
5pm – Drinks and networking reception
6pm – Lecture followed by Q&A
7pm – Close