Speeches

Speech: 13 December, 2011, Andrew Lansley, Britain Against Cancer

Check Against Delivery Thank you John [Baron MP, Chair of the APPG] and thank you again for the opportunity to be at the Britain Against Cancer Conference. For me, this is one of the key events of the year. Bringing … Read more → – Speech: 13 December, 2011, Andrew Lansley, Britain Against Cancer

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Speech: 7 December 2011, Andrew Lansley, A Patient Centred NHS

Thank you, Hugh [Taylor, Chairman of Guy's and St Thomas']. Sometimes, with all of the arguments about modernisation and reform, it’s easy for people to get lost in the detail. To have arguments so brimming with jargon, so riddled with … Read more → – Speech: 7 December 2011, Andrew Lansley, A Patient Centred NHS

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Speech: 29 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, Dementia Action Alliance

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY  I’m delighted to be able to join you today. In terms of the future of the health and care system, there are few more important issues than dementia. In the context of major reform to both our … Read more → – Speech: 29 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, Dementia Action Alliance

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Speech: 24 November 2011, Paul Burstow, New Savoy Partnership Annual Conference

Thank you Jeremy [Clarke]. I want to start with some history. Fifty years ago, it seemed that mental health was on the brink of something of a revolution. The idea that you could warehouse people with mental health problems in … Read more → – Speech: 24 November 2011, Paul Burstow, New Savoy Partnership Annual Conference

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Speech: 10 November 2011, Paul Burstow, National Voices Annual Conference

I want to begin with a story you could take as one of two things. You could see it as a typical “day in the life” of a government minister. Or the example that tells you in a nutshell, why … Read more → – Speech: 10 November 2011, Paul Burstow, National Voices Annual Conference

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Speech: 15 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, NHS Employers

CHECKED AGAINST DELIVERY Thank you Jenni [Murray, Radio 4]. As leaders in your organisations, you are at the forefront of change in the NHS. As a Coalition Government, we have demonstrated our commitment to the NHS in rising real terms … Read more → – Speech: 15 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, NHS Employers

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Speech: 9 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, Brookings Institute, Washington DC.

Perspectives on Health Care Reform in the U.K. CHECKED AGAINST DELIVERY Thank you Mark [Mark B. McClellan, Director, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform, The Brookings Institute].  I’m delighted to be here today. And thank you so much for inviting … Read more → – Speech: 9 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, Brookings Institute, Washington DC.

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Speech: 31 October 2011, Lord Howe, Ask Your Pharmacist Week

Thank you Kevin [Barron] for inviting me here today.  I am very pleased to be here supporting the 2011 Ask Your Pharmacist Week.  This year’s theme, that pharmacies offer more than just medicines, contains a message from which almost everyone … Read more → – Speech: 31 October 2011, Lord Howe, Ask Your Pharmacist Week

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Speech: 2 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) Annual Conference

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY Thank you It is always a pleasure to be here at the NAPC. To be in the company of future leaders – and increasingly the present leaders – of the NHS. A lot has changed since I … Read more → – Speech: 2 November 2011, Andrew Lansley, National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) Annual Conference

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Speech: 1 November 2011, Paul Burstow, Dementia Congress

If you ask the over 55s what their biggest health fear is, it’s dementia. More than cancer, more than heart disease, more than getting smashed up in car crash – they fear dementia. Go back in history, and you’ll see … Read more → – Speech: 1 November 2011, Paul Burstow, Dementia Congress

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