South West AHSN
Talk Topic: Digital Tech: the People and the Potential
Rupa Chilvers is a Programme Manager at the South West Academic Health Science Network. She is an RSA Fellow (Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce), BPS Member (British Psychological Society) and holds a doctorate in public health and policy. She works with a wide range of stakeholders on knowledge translation, spread and adoption of innovations into health and care. Rupa is currently focussing on digital health and care technologies with a strong interest in human factors and use of research in supporting care.
Rupa’s talk will be a walk around some of the gems and opportunities coming our way in digital health and social care in 2019/20 and beyond. The audience will find out what is happening nationally and locally for digital health with NHS / social care organisations, the exciting new shiny conversations including the NHS App, the potential for more and the appetite in the system at the moment.