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Promoting Health: Public Health’s Return to Local Authorities: 4 Years on
Tue 4 July 2017, 10:30 – 15:30 BST
This one day Conference will look at public health and health promotion priorities, strategies and practice within local authority contexts. Opportunities and challenges will be considered and practical strategies shared for engaging and delivering within the current structures. Presentations will include: public health within a UK authority; building community engagement for health; obesity (the role of HENRY); obesity and the built environments mental health and wellbeing and accident prevention. There will be keynote and shorter presentations, poster presentations and opportunities for networking. Case studies of good practice will be shared for participants to translate into their own situations. The Conference will be of interest to all IHPE members, those working in public health in local authorities, and those in the wider public health community, including health visitors, school nurses, teachers, health trainers etc.