Patient Leadership

Leading for Change Programme – Leadership Training for Patient and Public Representatives

Non-urgent advice: New dates for 2021

Leading for Change: A free four-day leadership virtual classroom programme for patient and public voices in the NHS

Day 1 – 15/02/2021 09.30 – 14.30

Day 2 – 17/02/2021 09.30 – 14.30

Day 3 – 03/03/2021 09.30 – 14.30

Day 4 – 31/03/2021 09.30 – 14.30

These sessions will be interactive to build relationships and model the behavioural techniques learnt on the course. If you are interested in this workshop and would like to develop your skills to make a difference across the healthcare system, apply here.

This fully funded programme is open to Citizen Senate members and non-members alike and has been designed to support public and patient representatives across the East of England to hone their leadership skills gain confidence and understanding in their role as system influencers and leaders.

For more details about the programme please contact the Chair of the Citizens’ Senate, Trevor Fernandes on [email protected] or call on 07847 344753

Patient Engagement Programme

The Patient Engagement is a four day programme run by the citizens senate aimed at updating existing skills and develop new skills in order to enable effective collaboration and partner Health professionals at the top levels of the participation ladder. The programme content will help gain confidence to engage in conversations and to have value next to the people who are senior leaders in the NHS:

  • to support Capability and confidence and influence decisions in CCG’s & STP’s.
  • build on Confidence & Knowledge to enable engagement & feedback.
  • change the decisions in patient care.

For more details about the programme please contact the chair of the Citizen Senate Trevor Fernandes on [email protected] on 07847 344753.

Experience of Care Partners

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Patient and Citizen Leadership Resources