Bridging the skills gap for an agile NHS workforce

This webinar in partnership with agiLab will explore evidence-based practice to consider and bridge the skills gap to enable agile working in the NHS.
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11 July 2024 10:00 - 13:00 GMT
Open to all

agiLab is a collaboration between University of Sussex and the NHS to develop research led best practice for effective agile working.

This webinar will look at the current practice and tools needed to plug the skills gap for a fully supported agile workforce in the NHS.  


  • Dr Emma Russell, director of agiLab, will open the session and provide a research round up.

  • Professor Danat Valizade, University of Leeds, will explore: 'Employer adoption of AI and digital technologies: implications for skills development'. 

  • Emma Morley, associate director, Work Psychology Group, will explore: 'New Medical Schools: learnings for widening access and building skills in the NHS'.

  • Petros Chamakiotis, associate professor of management, ESCP will share how digital tools are used to train people in new skills with Medicine Africa.

    Sam Jonas, senior programme officer, NHS Employers, will focus on how T levels industry placement and scaling up can fill skill gaps and satisfy the Long Term Workforce Plan.

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