This QNI event brought together health professionals and others working in the housing support and homelessness sectors.  The panel discussions, presentations and delegate workshop focused on answering questions on how the innovations can improve the healthcare for vulnerable groups.

Key themes included:

  • Personalised Medicine: The potential to tackle health inequalities
  • Innovating in research partnerships
  • Innovations in nursing care
  • New ways for patients to promote better health
  • Housing innovation for better health
  • Changing commissioning standards


Dr Michelle Bishop, Education Development Lead, Genomic Education Programme, Health Education England

Claire O’Connell RN, Primary Care Nurse, Homeless Health Service, Bristol & Dave Palmer (Ziggy), who has personally experienced homelessness

Dr Mike Taylor, Lead GP, Bristol Homeless Health Service

Professor Alison Fuller, Pro-Director, Research and Development, Institute of Education, University College London

Martin Burrows, Director of Research and Campaigns, Groundswell

Amy Varle, Creative Lead, Social Property Investment

Susan Harrison, Head of Health and Homelessness, and Jane Cook RN, QN, Clinical Lead, Health and Homelessness, Healthy London Partnership

Event details

Date and time

27th April 2018
9.15am - 4.00pm


Victoria Street

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