Check out videos from Dean's work in Watford and Parliament below.
Health & Social Care Committee: Clearing the backlog caused by the pandemic
Dean talks to Professor Neil Mortensen (President at Royal College of Surgeons), Dr Andrew Goddard (President at Royal College of Physicians), Dr Katherine Henderson (President at Royal College of Emergency Medicine) and Anita Charlesworth (Director at Research and REAL Centre, the Health Foundation) about how best to clear the backlog caused by the pandemic, and whether technology can help.
Health & Social Care Committee: NHS Digital And The Use Of Personal Data (2/2)
In front of the committee today were Lord Bethell, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at Department for Health and Social Care, and Simon Bolton, Interim CEO at NHS Digital. Dean asked them about the anonymization of personal data collected by the NHS and how best to keep that safe from third parties.
Health & Social Care Committee: NHS Digital And The Use Of Personal Data (1/2)
On the committee today were Professor Sir Martin Landray, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology & Deputy Director of Oxford University’s Big Data Institute at University of Oxford, and Nicola Perrin, Director of policy and public affairs at Association of Medical Research Charities. Dean asked them about the anonymization of personal data collected by the NHS and how best to keep that safe from third parties.
Dean Russell MP Questions Local Housing Targets
During oral questions about Housing, Communities and Local Government in the House of Commons, Dean asked Robert Jenrick MP, the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, about the mechanisms available for challenging housing targets in local constituencies.
Dean Russell MP talks about his proposed Tips Bill live on Sky News
Dean appeared on the Early Rundown with Niall Paterson on Sky News today to talk about the Tips Bill which he presented to Parliament last week. He hopes it will go some way to helping workers in the hospitality industry to keep the tips that customers wish to give them, rather than having them go in the pockets of the businesses.
Dean Russell MP Asks About Communities Having A Say In Planning
During a speech in the House of Commons, Dean Russell asks the Minister of State for Housing, Christopher Pincher MP, whether communities should have more of a say in how tall planning developments can be in their local community.
Health & Social Care Committee: Dean Russell Asks Matt Hancock About Data Collection During Covid
The joint inquiry of the Health & Social Care and Science & Technology committees into lessons learnt from the coronavirus pandemic interviewed Matt Hancock, the Secretary of State for Health & Social Care. Dean asked him a few questions about how we can learn from the data we've collected during the pandemic.
Health & Social Care Committee: Supporting young people through mental health crises
Dean Russell MP asks the panel about how best to support young people and their families through an ongoing mental health crisis, and how to prevent more self-harm and suicide. The panel includes Julie Bentley, CEO at Samaritans, Steve Mallen, co-founder at Zero Suicide Alliance, Louis Appleby, Professor of Psychiatry and National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Safety in Mental Health at University of Manchester and Mark Rowland, CEO and member of National Suicide Prevention Strategy Advisory at Mental Health Foundation.