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Events for 2014

Putting ‘the public’ back into public health: building the experience of citizens into public health evidence
16 January 2014
A conference for public health commissioners, CCGs, councillors, academics, citizens and organisations engaged in promoting health to debate what counts as evidence, what sort of evidence different [...]
European Public Health: Policy and Practice
20-24 January 2014
People can have strong views about the EU, but how much do you really know about how the EU affects us and our health in the UK? This course is led by internationally renowned experts in UK and EU [...]
Equity Action
23 January 2014
ADDRESSING HEALTH INEQUALITIES 2014 AND BEYONDBUILDING COHESION AND STRENGTHENING HEALTH FOR GROWTHThe final conference of 'Equity Action - the Joint Action on Health Inequalities' [...]
Curriculum review consultation workshop - London
11 February 2014
As part of the curriculum review consultation process, FPH has organised a series of workshops throughout the UK to give stakeholders the opportunity to take part in discussions and address any [...]
Building a career in health psychology
12 February 2014
Dr Angel Chater, Lecturer in Behavioural Medicine, UCL 9.30am – 2.00pm. Entry free. Includes networking lunch. To book a place at the master class, please email [...]
Ageing Well: Providing a Better Quality of Life for Older People
13 February 2014
With longer life expectancy and a growing number of elderly people suffering from multiple conditions such as dementia, osteoporosis, arthritis, diabetes and heart disease, ensuring adequate care a [...]
Curriculum review consultation workshop - North West England
18 February 2014
As part of the curriculum review consultation process, FPH has organised a series of workshops throughout the UK to give stakeholders the opportunity to take part in discussions and address a [...]
Time for 20mph - 20's Plenty for Us National Conference
18 February 2014
The 5th 20mph conference focuses on how to roll out 20mph limits. Includes presentations, expert cases studies and workshops of implementations to improve the public realm, create healt [...]
Waterborne Pathogens in Urban Areas: Myths, Presumptions and Facts
19 February 2014
Free webinar.Dr Sebastian Crespi, Head of the Department of Clinical Laboratories, Hospital Policlinica Miramar, Palma de Majorca and President of Biolinea, will focus on the implicatio [...]
Curriculum review consultation workshop - Wales
28 February 2014
As part of the curriculum review consultation process, FPH has organised a series of workshops throughout the UK to give stakeholders the opportunity to take part in discussions and address any i [...]
International Conference on Urban Health
04-07 March 2014
The University of Manchester will host the 11th International Conference on Urban Health (ICUH) at the Manchester Central Convention Complex between the 4th and 7th of March 2014. It will be the fi [...]
The role of health psychology in public health
05 March 2014
Dr Falko Sniehotta, Reader in Health Psychology, Newcastle University, President, European Health Psychology Society 10.00 – 4.00pm. Entry free.To book a place at the mast [...]
Homelessness, Social Exclusion and Health Inequalities Long-term Impacts of Recession
05-06 March 2014
Faculty of Homeless and Inclusion Health international symposium. Duncan Selby confirmed as a speaker. The delayed impact of recession is increasingly being felt in health and socia [...]
TCPA New Communities Group Seminar: planning for healthy homes and communities
11 March 2014
This half-day seminar will focus on embedding health and wellbeing considerations in the planning and delivery of new developments. The TCPA New Communities Group is a group of Local Authorities br [...]
Children and young people’s health: next steps for improving outcomes and service delivery
18 March 2014
Westminster Health Forum Keynote Seminar with: Dr Jackie Cornish, National Clinical Director for Children, Young People and Transition to Adulthood, NHS England Dr Ann Hosk [...]
Sandwell SHOES12 - Sandwell’s Health Other Economic Summit
24 March 2014
Sandwell Health’s Economic Summit (SHOES) will convene for the 15th year to think globally and act locally to improve the health and wellbeing of local people.Eminent world renown [...]
Knowing or Believing? The Impact of Evidence and Ideology on Social Care and Health Policy, Practice and Performance
27 March 2014
This event comprises a range of plenary and concurrent group sessions in which speakers will discuss a rangeof contemporary issues (for example dementia, personal budgets, child protection, p [...]
Changing hospital and health service culture to better promote health
23-25 April 2014
The abstract submission for the 22nd International HPH conference, which will be held in Barcelona under the title 'Changing hospital & health service culture to better promote health', is now [...]
The Changing Landscape of Children’s Services in the UK
24 April 2014
View the event.In November [...]
NICE Annual Conference 2014
13-14 May 2014
The NICE Annual Conference will offer over 28+ hours of high-level educational sessions from 115+ expert speakers and facilitators. There are 11 plenary sessions and 10 streams of over 30 breakout [...]
Energy transition and public health
16 May 2014
Organiser: Epidemiology & Public Health Section of the Royal Society of Medicine The public health implications of energy choices are increasingly a matter of widespread interest. The i [...]
5 Nations Health Protection Conference 2014
19-21 May 2014
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Litmus Club Two: Academics and Industry
20 May 2014
Do academic-industry links help liberate science to the broader world, or constrain it? What do we gain by increased industry links with universities, and what do we lose? Should we be concerned by [...]
Economic Evaluation in Health Care
21-23 May 2014
This well-known course provides a stimulating but friendly introduction to economic evaluation in health.  It is designed for people working in health care, with an interest but no training in [...]
2nd Annual International Weight Stigma Conference
24 June 2014
Call for Abstracts Weight stigma is pervasive in society and has implications for healthcare, education, employment and everyday quality of life. Despite rising levels of anti-fat prejudi [...]
Next steps for cancer care: commissioning, integration, research and improving outcomes
01 July 2014
With: John Baron MP, Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer Professor Peter Clark, Chair, National Cancer Drugs Fund Ciarán Devane, Chief Executive [...]
Introduction to Systematic Reviewing and the GRADE Approach
02-04 July 2014
A practical approach to systematic reviewing taught by experts developing clinical guidelines for the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE). Get the latest advice about GR [...]
Mobilising Local Health Promotion Systems for Equity
20 July 07 - 01 August 2014
23rd ETC-PHHP Summer Course 2014Taking up the challenge of the social determinants of healthThe aim of the residential Summer School is to showcase and explore innovative st [...]
Alcohol Health Alliance Day of Action
05 September 2014
A joint day of action to raise awareness of alcohol related harms amongst parliamentarians and to encourage real commitments to action in political party manifestos. This day of ac [...]
Annual Scientific Meeting of the UK Society for Social Medicine (SSM)
10-12 September 2014
The Annual Scientific Meeting  is designed to facilitate the reporting of new research findings, provide opportunities for younger members to present in a relaxed, friendly environment and als [...]
Public Health England Annual Conference 2014
16-17 September 2014
The conference will bring together those working in public health, from local and national government, academia, industry, the voluntary and community sector, the [...]
Public Health for Specialty Registrars
17-19 September 2014
FPH is running a three-day course covering the core knowledge of public health. The course has been developed specifically for trainees from other clinical specialties who have an interest in publi [...]
Active by Design Summit
18 September 2014
The Active by Design Summit will explore how we can design a built environment that promotes activity. Join fellow public health specialists, designers and built environment professionals for an in [...]
Electronic health data for population health benefit
26 September 2014
(5 CPD points)Organiser: Epidemiology & Public Health Section [...]
The Darwin Lecture: Darwin diagnosed
02 October 2014
Don’t miss the opportunity to attend this free lecture, which this year will be given by Darwin expert and founder of the Darwin Centre for Biology and Medicine, Professor Anthony Campbell.&n [...]
Preaching, Politics and Philanthropy: The Quakers in Pharmacy 1650 to 1900
15 October 2014
This years Poynter lecture will be presented by Dr Stuart Anderson, a reader in the Social History of Pharmacy at London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. The lecture will be held [...]
The Sixth Global Conference of the Alliance for Healthy Cities
29 October 10 - 01 November 2014
The main theme of this Conference is “Health in All Policies” with three sub-themes, namely (i) Age Friendly Cities, (ii) Prevention of Non-communicable Diseases and (iii) Public Health [...]
The Impact of Genomics on Public Health
06-07 November 2014
This course is designed to help to ensure that the public health workforce is well equipped and ready to utilise this new knowledge in their everyday work and to plan for better future public healt [...]
Food Matters Live
18-20 November 2014
Food Matters Live is a new event dedicated to food, health and nutrition. It will bring together the food and drink industry, retailers, food service providers, government, and those working in nut [...]
Concepts of Epidemiology
08-12 December 2014
Concepts of Epidemiology is an intensive 5-day course for professionals who wish to build a solid foundation of knowledge in the fields of epidemiology relating to public health practice, policy an [...]