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Promoting Health: Public Health's Return to Local Authorities - 4 Years On

Date
Tuesday 4th July

Time
10.30am to 3.30pm

Location
Leeds Beckett University

Information
Conference of value to all interested in health promotion and public health including public health specialists and practitioners, health visitors and school nurses.

Welcome: Sylvia Tilford, IHPE President.
Introduction: Sue Sherwin, Dean of School of Health and Community Studies, Leeds Beckett University.
Keynote: Penny Spring, Director of Public Health, North Lincolnshire.
‘The Difference that makes a difference- reflections of a jobbing DPH’
Isabella Goldie, Director of Development and Delivery, Mental Health Foundation.
‘A Call to action –addressing social determinants of mental health’
Sheila Merrill, Public Health Advisor, RoSPA.
‘Translating home accident statistics into action’

Lunch and Poster Presentations
Keynote: Professor Jane South, Leeds Beckett University and Public Health England.
‘People, place and power- where now for Public Health?’
Mary Dawson, HENRY Regional Manager (North).
’An evidence-based approach to tackling obesity in the early years’
Jane Connor, Head of Public Health Development Royal Borough of Greenwich.
‘Obesity and changing spaces: the local authority as a lever for change’
Speakers panel and Q/A.

CPD has been applied for.

Cost
£65 members, £75 non-members, £50 (Acceptance of poster), £25 students.

Booking and further information: http://ihpe.org.uk/conference/