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The International Perspective on Community Wellbeing and Health Inequalities – The Next Generation

Date: 9 June 2017
Time: 09:00 - 17:00
Location:

LSBU Southwark Campus - Lecture Theatre A

Organiser: School of Health and Social Care
Contact details: 020 7815 8068, sokanc2@lsbu.ac.uk
Price: Free
Guests network at LSBU event on Keyworth Centre Mezzanine

Learn about the community wellbeing initiatives taking place across London South Bank University and our international partner relationships improving health and wellbeing for all

Open to anyone with an interest in community wellbeing initiatives, mental health and intellectual disabilities, this one-day conference gives you the opportunity to learn about community wellbeing initiatives taking place across London South Bank University (LSBU) and our international partner relationships. 

We'll also be discussing where and how we can collaborate for improved health and wellbeing for all.

Programme:

9:00amRegistration and morning coffee: choose your workshop
9:15amWelcome
Professor Pat Bailey, LSBU's Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Prof. Warren Turner, LSBU's Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of the School of Health and Social Care
9:30amAn overview of the German health care system with Prof. Michael Wessels
10:00amReconsidering Independent Living and Intravision with Ginger Giraffe: Company in Residence
10:30amAn introduction into the work of the Department of Community Health with Prof. Christiane Falge and Dr Fabian van Essen
11:00amBreak
11:30am

Workshops:

  • Practice in Germany: Insights into a residential facility for people with learning difficulties in Hattingen (Franziska and Anke Jost), room K205
  • Understanding depression for people with learning difficulties with Dr Eddie Chaplin, Peter Kronin and Liam Payton, room K303
12:30pm Lunch (shared with MHNAUK) and poster viewing
1:30pmIntroduction into the work of the Department of Nursing at Bochun University with Melanie Shellhoff
2:15pm

Workshops:

  • Inclusive Healthcare in the context of people with learning disabilities - challenges in Germany and Great Britain with Dr Fabian van Essen, room K502
  • Shields of compassion and resilience with Xavier White and Angela Winmill-Morris, room K503
3:15pmBreak
3:45pmWorking with the criminal justice system and neurodevelopmental disorders with Dr Eddie Chaplin
4:15pmPanel discussion: Future working collaborations: Ideas and innovations
5:00pmClose
 
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