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Sheffield Medical School

Sheffield Medical School

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Championing Gender Equality across Healthcare & Academia our keynote speaker Shami Chakrabarti Shadow Attorney General A Labour Party politician and Member of the house of Lords, Baroness Chakrabarti, of Kennington in the London Borough of Lambeth is a barrister, and was the director of Liberty, an advocacy group which promotes civil liberties and human rights, from 2003 to 2016, will speak about Gender Injustice in the 21st Century.




This SWiM event looks to support local innovation and research into the impact of Gender in career progression, will be introducing:

Kirstie Stott, Managing Director Equilibrium: Earlier this year Equilibrium worked in partnership with several women networks, including SWiM to undertake what is possibly the largest survey on flexible working to date in the NHS. Kirstie Stott, Managing Director of Equilibrium will be presenting the findings from the survey and challenges in moving towards an approach of ‘flexible first’.

Mohammed Bilal Leadership Fellow, Athena SWAN NHS, Health Education England: Bilal will be presenting the work of the Athena SWAN NHS; a pilot project across three Sheffield Teaching Hospital Directorates exploring how working practices, gender and workplace culture impact on career progression for NHS Staff.

Our host for the evening is Sue Burgin, Development Advisor, NHS Improvement Introducing the importance of Gender Equality and how this links with Culture Change working towards a more compassionate workplace.


17:30 Networking, light snacks, Stalls and a BMA Drop-in Advice Clinic with Shazia Karin. Taking place in Cafe 1828 (Medical School Cafe), Sheffield Medical School.

18.45 Talks begin, in Medical Lecture Theatre 1, with Q & A panel to follow.


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