An audience with neuro rehabilitation experts

QEF has hosted a series of virtual events since December 2020 with expert guest speakers and QEF specialists, discussing the latest developments in neuro rehabilitation therapies and how COVID-19 has impacted the delivery of holistic, client-centred therapy and care.  

Events include:
The importance of working together
Disability at work
Person-centred care during the pandemic
Speech and Language Therapy as part of multi-disciplinary neuro rehabilitation
Neuro Rehabilitation and Clinical Neuropsychology

The importance of working together

On 23rd March 2021, the first anniversary of lockdown in the UK, Professor Stephen Powis, National Medical Director of NHS England and Dr. Yvonne Doyle, Medical Director and Director of Health Protection for Public Health England, joined QEF's Director of Operations, Rita Asamoah, for QEF's latest Audience With ... event, providing fascinating insights into their roles during the pandemic and the importance of working together. 

Listen as they discuss QEF's COVID response, the impact of the pandemic on the NHS, and the importance of partnerships with quality providers such as QEF. As well as Public Health England's role during the pandemic and how their guidance was adapted to people of vulnerability,

Disability at Work

Listen to a panel of leading business figures discuss disability in the workplace and the importance of a more inclusive and diverse workforce. Guest speakers included Chairman of The Wates Group, Sir James Wates CBE,  Steve Ingham, CEO of PageGroup and QEF's Head of Accessible Aviation, Graham Race with Mary Doyle, one of Britain’s most influential Disabled people on the Disability Power 100 list in 2018 and 2020, to discuss how to make disability allies of staff at every level of an organisation. This has been developed as part of QEF's Audience With ..... series and was delivered on 24th June 2021

Person-centred care during the pandemic

Listen to Katy Swann, QEF physiotherapist and Rhianna Brien, QEF Assistant Psychologist, talk about solutions to delivering multi disciplinary, person-centred care during the pandemic. This content was delivered as part of the Neuro Education Clinic webisode 'Rehabilitation in the wake of COVID-19' on 29th January 2021. 

Speech and Language Therapy as part of multi-disciplinary neuro rehabilitation 

Listen to Professor Alexander Leff and QEF's Alena Jobson talk about the importance of Speech and Language therapy as part of multi-disciplinary neuro rehabilitation and how this has been impacted by the pandemic, as well the latest research. This has been developed as part of QEF's Audience With ..... series and was delivered on 21st January 2021

Neuro Rehabilitation and Clinical Neuropsychology

Listen to Professor Barbara Wilson OBE, Clinical Neuropsychologist and QEF's Head of Therapies, Carol Carr, talk about the latest developments in neuro rehabilitation and clinical neuropsychology. This was developed as part of QEF's Audience With ..... series and was delivered on 10th December 2020