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#HealthResearchKent – Kent Wide Research Day

On the 13th January 2017, NHS Research & Development Departments from across Kent will be hosting a health research event at Woolf College in the University of Kent.

The Kent-wide Research Day aims to celebrate health research taking place across Kent. The day will feature plenary sessions, presentations and workshops. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Staff from the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing will be facilitating workshops, and there will be a Canterbury Christ Church stand in the foyer.

The event is free to attend but there are a limited number of places available.

For more information and to register click here

Children and Young People’s Mental Health: Promoting Integration and Early Intervention 2016

Thursday 8th December 2016, Manchester Conference Centre.

Confirmed speakers include: 

Jane Case, Northern Hub Manager, YoungMinds (confirmed)
Keynote Address
Dr Vijay Parkash, CAMHS and developmental services clinical director, West London Mental Health NHS Trust (invited)
Lorraine Khan, Associate Director, Children and Young People, Centre for Mental Health (confirmed)
Matt Buttery, Chief Executive Officer, Triple P UK (confirmed)
Matthew Boazman, Chief Officer for Strategy, Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (confirmed)
Harry Golby, Head of Service Improvement, NHS Salford Clinical Commissioning Group (confirmed)
Dr Lesley French, Clinical Director & Head of Psychology, Children and Young People’s Services, Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust (confirmed)
Dr Irene Sclare, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Project lead, DISCOVER workshop programmes, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (confirmed)
Wendy Meredith, Greater Manchester’s Director of Population Health Transformation (confirmed)

For more information click on the link http://bit.ly/2e3HJ1q

Conference News – Dementia: Quality of Care

Wednesday 16th November 2016, Royal National Hotel, London

Quality of Care which has been designed to help you develop a greater understanding of how people with dementia can get the support they need every day of the year, whether that be at home, in residential care, hospital or in the wider community.
for more information please click on the link http://bit.ly/2dUDxAR

Universities as ‘anchor institutions’ in their local economies: devolution, skills development and supporting entrepreneurship

Morning, Thursday, 8th December 2016  – Central Manchester

This seminar will discuss latest thinking on the role of universities in the development of their local economies – and comes in the context of the fast-developing devolution of powers to Mayors and combined authorities in regions across England. Continue reading Universities as ‘anchor institutions’ in their local economies: devolution, skills development and supporting entrepreneurship

Investment in Sport 2016 Conference

Investment programmes & principles – responding to new challenges & opportunities.

The Investment In Sport & Activity conference 2016 will explore the progress of the Sporting Future strategy, the latest Sport England funding announcement and the range of investment opportunities open to the sector that will enhance participation in sport and activity across the UK.

Clink on the link for further information  http://bit.ly/2d1HQel

Social Sciences and the Humanities Conference in Bratislava

The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic is pleased to announce an international conference “Social Sciences and the Humanities (SSH): a New Agenda for Europe’s Challenges” that will take place in Bratislava on 15-16 November 2016 with pre-conference events on 14 November 2016.  For more details clink on the link https://binged.it/2d1HvrN

International Community of Practice (ICoP) for End of Life Care

Practice Development in End of Life Care Symposium
Friday, 7th October 2016 from 09.00 – 16.30 hours
The Spitfire Cricket Ground, Old Dover Road, Canterbury, CT1 3NZ

Early bird rate just £30, inclusive of lunch and refreshments.  For full information please click on the link


Higher Education Academy Conferences

The Higher Education Academy has announced the return of its Annual Conference and has launched calls for proposals for this conference and the popular HEA STEM Conference. Moving firmly away from didactic approaches, proposals are invited for sessions delivered in innovative and exciting ways that seek to engage, enliven and inspire.  For further details click on the link http://bit.ly/29tjURF