Are you a speaker who eats, speaks and leaves? Then listen up.

I am.  Or rather I was.  But I am trying to change. Once upon a time it was only Government Ministers who turned up five minutes before their piece, said what they had to say, then left.  It's not uncommon for them to depart the podium without even answering questions.  And then there are those … Continue reading Are you a speaker who eats, speaks and leaves? Then listen up.

Here’s one pilgrimage to patient experience worth taking….plus some Aussie common sense on science communication

I went to the Bob Sang Memorial Lecture by Sir Ian Kennedy this evening. Reflections on this another day. But sitting with friends beforehand I learnt about this programme and website which creates evocative and telling videos of patient experiences. Entitled Pilgrim Projects, the videos focus on an incident or episode in a patient's or … Continue reading Here’s one pilgrimage to patient experience worth taking….plus some Aussie common sense on science communication