Read and Listen to our Evidence

During its inquiry, the Commission collected over 70 written contributions, held four days of oral evidence sessions and met with numerous stakeholders, including national health, education and regulatory bodies, individual researchers, innovators, start-ups, digital technology firms, educators, patient charities, clinical commissioners and managers.

WATCH OUR ORAL EVIDENCE SESSIONS

Thursday 19 April 2018

Topics included future disease burden and epidemiology, bioengineering and regenerative evidence, transplantation and perioperative care.

Thursday 26 April 2018

Topics included VR, AR, simulation, imaging, stem cells and surgical innovation.

Thursday 3 May 2018

Topics included robot-assisted surgery, minimally invasive surgery, AI and machine learning, 3D printing and planning, prosthetics, big data and digital technology.

Friday 4 May 2018

Topics included genetics, genomics and personalised medicine, implications for education, training and workforce, reflections on the future of surgery.

READ OUR WRITTEN CONTRIBUTIONS




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