Member events

Free Members’ Talks

We hold regular talks which are free and open to everyone. In line with current guidance social distancing we are planning on holding a series of  ‘virtual’ member talks where you can submit questions in advance at or the end of talk.

On the 18 November 2020 we had a Prostate Cancer presentation given by Mr Chris Anderson, Consultant Urologist. The presentation can be viewed here:
Prostate Cancer Presentation 18 November 2020

We held a ‘How to eat healthy during lockdown talk’ on the 11 November 2020 with Scott Lonnee and Sandra Evans, Bariatric Dieticians and you can view the recording of the presentation by clicking here. The presentation can be viewed here: How to Eat Healthy during Lockdown Presentation

If you have any suggested topics for talks please send email to

Our future talks include:

  • Annual Planning & Strategy Update, 29 January 2021 11am
    Ralph Michell, Deputy Chief Strategy Officer
  • BAME Staff Governor Talk, 16 February 2021, 5pm –
    Marlene Johnson, Head of Nursing, RHO & Palliative Care and Staff Governor, Nursing & Midwifery
  • Skin Cancer, 25 February 2021, 2pm –
    Dr Victoria Akhras, Lead Dermatology Consultant
  • Quality – an overview of Trust’s Quality Priorities, 8 March 2021, 2pm
    Alison Benincasa, Director of Quality Governance and Compliance

Talks Programme poster: Member Talk Poster 2020-21