Friday, 13 October, 2017
TBC - Darlington
TBC

The fourth annual North of England inequalities conference will take place in Darlington on Friday 13 October 2017, providing opportunity for powerful, optimistic conversations. Speakers include Alan Milburn, chair of the Social Mobility Commission and Professor Dame Margaret Whitehead.

A pre-conference masterclass will take place on Thursday 12 October.

To be included in the invitation list, please send your full contact details to: Ruth.Carter@phe.gov.uk

Upcoming events

Resilience and emotional wellbeing of vulnerable children and young people

21 November, 2017

Bridge Suite, Select Stadium, Lowerhouse Lane, Widnes, Cheshire

Background: The emotional wellbeing of children and young people is a key priority across Cheshire & Merseyside. The Directors of Public Health have been working together with the Directors of Children’s Services on new ways of working to improve emotional wellbeing. A prioritisation event was held in March 2017, at which it was decided to work together on self-harm. This follow up event...

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Health Protection Event - Air Quality Workshop

7 December, 2017

Select Stadium, Widnes

Background: Air pollution is now known to be associated with much greater public health risk than was understood even a decade ago, and more risks are emerging.  In the UK, air pollution is the largest environmental risk linked to deaths every year; around 5% of all deaths are attributable to air pollution fine particulate matter. The Committee on the Medical Effects of Air Pollutants (COMEAP)...

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