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15 Nov 2017 - Conference "Working Together for Better Health & Wellbeing: Understanding What Works"

Event Date: 
2017-11-15

The Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) and partners (Department of Health (NI), Department of Health (RoI), Public Health Agency, Centre of Excellence for Public Health (QUB) and the Health Service Executive) are organising a one day conference to share learning and facilitate discussion on what works in public health in Ireland, North and South. The Conference which is free to attend will take place on 15 November 2017 from 9.00 am - 3.45 pm in Chartered Accountants House, Pearse Street, Dublin.

Keynote speakers: Prof Kevin Fenton, National Director for Health & Wellbeing, Public Health England and Gerry Power, Programme Director for Co-production, Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland. Also speakers from the Public Health Agency include Dr Lorraine Doherty and Colette Rogers.

Parallel sessions will run throughout the day with twelve workshops covering a wide range of public health topics: Active Ageing, Children & Young People, Healthy Communities – Physical Activity, Wellbeing Services, Infectious Diseases, Participation & Public Involvement, Making Use of Research & Data, Healthy Eating, Mental Health, Healthy Workplaces, Alcohol, and Tobacco.

For more details click on the links below: 

Conference programme: https://www.publichealth.ie/sites/default/files/2017-09/20170811%20Conference%20Programme%20%28final%29.pdf

# To register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/working-together-for-better-health-wellbeing-understanding-what-works-tickets-36923074911

 

# Places are no longer available but you can join a waiting list by clicking on the link.