MWF Scotland Event: 'Changing Culture: Kindness and Excellence' - Thursday 2nd May 2019

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Medical Women’s Federation
Changing Culture: Kindness and Excellence

When: Thursday 2nd May 2019, 6-9pm
Where: Glasgow Women's Library, 23 Landressy Street, Glasgow, G40 1BP

You are warmly invited to attend Changing Culture: Kindness and Excellence; an evening of presentations and discussion for all medical women. This educational event will provide an opportunity for networking, questions and conversation. This exciting event will also provide an opportunity to discover the Glasgow Women's Library (, which is the only accredited museum in the UK dedicated to women's lives, histories and achievements.


Chair: Dr Pauline McGough, Consultant in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Clinical Director Sandyford

6pm - Registration and light refreshments

6.30pm - Library welcome, introduction and tour

7pm - Kindness in Practice: Reflections on Carnegie’s Kindness Innovation Network
Professor Elizabeth Ireland, GP and Chair of NHS National Services Scotland Health Board

7.30pm - Learning from Excellence: Positivity Reporting in our NHS.
Dr Alyson Walker, Consultant Paediatric Cardiac Anaesthetist, Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow

8pm -  Panel discussion

8.20pm - BMA: Promoting Positive Workplace Culture.
Kathleen Hiddleston. BMA Member Engagement Coordinator, West of Scotland

8.30pm - Discussion, networking, information about MWF

9pm - Close


Please click here to download the full event programme.

This is a free event. With special thanks to our sponsors BMA and Chase de Vere:

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The Medical Women’s Federation (MWF) is a supportive and inspiring network for medical women at all career stages. For more information and details on how to join, please visit:

This event will seek to increase awareness of MWF in Scotland. Please feel free to share this event with friends and colleagues, as all medical women, not just MWF members, will be welcome to attend.

To confirm attendance, please RSVP on the Eventbrite page here. Alternatively, you may confirm attendance by contacting MWF Central Office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. along with details of any dietary requirements.

Medical Women's Federation
Tavistock House North,
Tavistock Square, London,
Tel: 020 7387 7765