Quality Improvement Annual Conference 2021


Booking has now closed

Location Online Event
CPD 1 point per hour of educational activity, subject to peer group approval
Non-Member Fee£80
Consultants/ Regular Member Fee£60
Higher Trainees/SAS Doctors Fee£45
Core Trainee/ Subsidised/ Retired/ Medical Student/ FY Doctor Fee£30
Service user or carer - limited free places available - email catherine.ayres@rcpsych.ac.uk£0
Quality Improvement Annual Conference 2021

Event Information

Quality Improvement: Practice and Progress through the Pandemic

Join us for our annual conference, with latest service developments.

  • The conference will take place online using Zoom as a webinar.
  • Participants will be able view a video of the speaker and alongside any slides.
  • Participants can also pose questions, and some speakers may use polling or other interactive features. 
  • All registered participants will have access to a recording for up to two months after the event. 

This event is taking place online via Zoom. To take part you will need: 

  • Access to a reliable internet connection
  • A PC, laptop, tablet or phone
  • Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge browser or Zoom installed on your PC, laptop, tablet or phone

Read the latest programme


Welcome and introductions:  Dr Amar Shah

Opening address
Satwinder Kaur, service user representative, RCPsych QI committee and QI coach

Keynote presentation 
Penny Pereira, Q Initiative Director, The Health Foundation

Question & Answer Session, facilitated by Dr Amar Shah

Improving mealtimes for patients and staff within an eating disorder unit; understanding of the problem and interventions during the pandemic 
Lucy Gardner and David Hunt

Improving functioning of ward rounds on an inpatient rehabilitation ward
Dr Bojana Aleksic and Dr Rebecca Hatton

Moving from peripheral project to integrated governance: Developing System Sustainability in Excellence Reporting
Dr Jennie Ledger and Dr Jessica Scott 

Question & Answer Session, facilitated by Dr Amar Shah

Welcome back and introductions
Dr Deepa Krishnan, RCPsych QI committee Trainee representative

Improving the number of Family and Friends test responses in a community psychiatric rehabilitation team
Dr Jianan Bao 

Oakley court Watching: Saving Time, Money and Reducing Waste
Charlotte Bonser and Satwinder Kaur

Local Academic Programme Online: A Quality Improvement Project
Dr Indira Vinjamuri and Dr Christopher Bu

Question & Answer Session

Closing plenary: Reflections, what does this mean for the future of QI in mental health 
Satwinder Kaur and Dr Deepa Krishnan

Please register for the conference in advance - booking closes at 2:00pm on Monday 8th November 2021

  • Once the conference has taken place live, you will receive links to watch the conference  sessions on demand.
  • To access the recordings you will be required to enter your name, email address and a password.
  • This is unique to you as a registered delegate so please do not share the recording links.  

Please read our Terms and Conditions before making your booking. 

For further information, please contact:

Email: chloe.hartley@rcpsych.ac.uk

Contact Name: Chloe Hartley

Contact number: 020 8618 4218

Event Location

Location: Online Event