DART-Ed webinar series

We are running a series of webinars looking at recent exciting developments in AI, robotics and digital technologies including the work the DART-Ed programme are undertaking around education, and preparing the workforce with the knowledge and skills they will need, now and for the future.

Webinar 3 - Next steps on the National Strategy for AI in Health and Social Care

Please note, this webinar is no longer taking place.

Join Leanne Summers, Head of AI Strategy at NHS England and Improvement's NHS Transformation Directorate and passionate practitioner of digital transformation, in conversation with Health Education England's Innovative Programmes and Partnerships Director, Alan Davies.
 
Leanne and Alan will be discussing the upcoming National Strategy for AI in Health and Social Care, and how the work of HEE's Digital, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Technologies in Education (DART-Ed) programme will play its part by preparing the workforce for the digital future, fulfilling the ambitions set out in 2019's Topol Review. 
 
Leanne says, we're now at a point where "there is a fantastic opportunity for us to align policy and delivery objectives and support with the development of a user-centered digital ecosystem." Find out how the National Strategy for AI in Health and Social Care fits into the wider strategic landscape, helps to support wider transformation activites in health and care

Webinar 2 - Building appropriate confidence in AI to enable safe and ethical adoption

The second instalment of the DART-Ed webinar series took place on 1 February 2022 looking at how safe, effective, and ethical adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology in healthcare relies on confidence in using AI products. Participants are introduced to the findings of a report, produced by HEE and NHSX, which will be published in Spring 2022, outlining the educational needs of NHS healthcare professionals, through a detailed understanding of how we build confidence in the use of AI algorithms.

On the panel were:

  • Dr Maxine Mackintosh (Chair) - Programme Lead - Diversity, Genomics England
  • Dr Hatim Abdulhussein - Clinical Lead of DART-Ed Programme, Health Education England
  • Dr Annabelle Painter - Clinical fellow - AI and Workforce, Health Education England and NHSX
  • Dr Michael Nix - Clinical Fellow - AI and workforce, Health Education England and NHSX
  • George Onisiforou - Research Manager, NHS AI Lab, NHSX

Watch a recording of this session below.

 

Webinar 1 - Digital, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics across the system - an introduction

The first webinar took place on 18 November 2021 providing an introduction to the work of Health Education England’s DART-Ed programme. We looked at the wider landscape of activity across the system, particularly the work of our partners, including NHSX (now the NHS Transformation Directorate), and examining what the main issues, barriers and benefits are in implementing these technologies with an opportunity for participants to ask our expert panel questions and find out more.

On the panel were:

  • Patrick Mitchell (Chair) - Director of Innovation, Digital and Transformation, Health Education England
  • Dr Hatim Abdulhussein - Clinical Lead of DART-Ed Programme, Health Education England
  • Richard Price - Project Manager, Technology Enhanced Learning, Health Education England
  • Brhmie Balaram - Head of AI Research & Ethics, NHS AI Lab, NHSX

Watch a recording of this session below.