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Janet ensures that the Janet community is kept up to date with networking developments by organising workshops and conferences to cover either general networking issues or more specific topics, for example, Wireless or IPv6. The annual events cover a number of different networking issues from strategy to technical support. Janet also organises events in conjunction with other organisations.

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NHS Information Governance Toolkit Workshop

9 June 2014 at 11:08am
Date: 
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
London
Description: 

This workshop aims to promote the NHS IG Toolkit as an enabling security tool that ensures all research groups handle information securely, assuring, confidentiality, integrity and availability of data. (agreed aim from the NHS-HE Information Governance Working Group). The IGT has become a requirement for s.251 requests for NHS data without patient consent. It is also a recognised way of demonstrating good IG practice to NHS partners. 

There is a growing list of departments achieving the IGT e.g. as listed at https://community.ja.net/groups/nhs-he-forum-connectivity-project/article/research-education-groupsfacultiesinstitutions .

Who Should Attend

This event is aimed at those involved with Information Governance, researchers and others with an interest in Clinical Research or possibly Clinical Education Groups that are embarking on an IGT assessment.

It is also appropriate for those who are in such Groups that have already been through the process and want to share their experience or build further on their success, NHS-HE Forum members, plus anyone else with an interest.

The target audience for this event are Directors of IT, IT Managers, network leads, e-learning leads, Information governance leads etc in both Universities and the NHS.