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David Hare, Chief Executive, Independent Healthcare Providers Network

David leads the independent sector IHPN, concentrating on NHS reform and promoting the contribution that independent sector healthcare providers can make in the modern, pluralist NHS, and the benefits their involvement brings to patients and commissioners.

Niall Dickson

Niall Dickson, Chief Executive, NHS Confederation

Niall took up his role as chief executive of the NHS Confederation on 1 February 2017 and has been a senior figure in health and social care for many years. He was chief executive of the General Medical Council for seven years and before that was chief executive of The King’s Fund. He was also for many years the BBC’s Social Affairs Editor.

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A new Davos for health? International lessons from this year’s WISH conference | Layla McCay

12 / 12 / 2018 10.35am

As a forum for world healthcare leaders, Layla McCay, director of international relations at the NHS Confederation, found WISH in Qatar to be more than just a conference.

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