Tuesday 13:30-14:15, Hall 9

A panel of experts including: Dr Peter Irving – Consultant Gastroenterologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital NHS Trust; Dr Charlie Andrews – a GP partner in Midsomer Norton near Bath and a GP with extended role in Gastroenterology at the Royal United Hospital in Bath; and David Thorne – Director of NHS Insights and Interaction Mtech Access and Non Exec Director of Well Up North Primary Care Network covering North Northumberland, discuss the current challenges and opportunities posed for IBD patients in the changing NHS landscape. The panel will give their expert opinions from their diverse range of NHS backgrounds and roles to discuss how collaborative practice across primary and secondary care could impact IBD patient care.