NHS South of England

Thames valley and Wessex Launch event for the Public Health England Behavioural and Social Sciences Strategy

19 November 2018


Arlington Arts Centre, Mary Hare, Newbury RG14 3BQ


09:30 – 13:30

Full Details:


09:30               Registration and Coffee

10:00               Welcome from Professor Julie Parkes, Associate Dean for Public Health Transformation, Health Education England

10:10               Improving peoples’ health: applying Behavioural sciences to improve population health and wellbeing in England Strategy

Dr Tim Chadborn, Head of Behavioural Insights and Evaluation Lead, Public Health England and Professor Jim McManus, Director of Public Health, Hertfordshire County Council

11:00               Application in action: Case study – ‘It’s never too late to be active’    

Michelle Constable, Health Psychologist in Training, Hertfordshire County Council

11:30               Starting the conversation – a local Behavioural Science initiative 

Em Rahman, Head of Public Health Workforce Development, HEE Wessex

11:45               Identifying and creating opportunities for implementation and action                 

Break-out session

12:10               Panel discussion to review collaboration and implementation opportunities

Panel: Professor Julie Parkes: Dr Tim Chadborn; Professor Jim McManus

12:30               Lunch & networking

13:30               Close

You can download the programme here

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