Rural Health Conference 2016

“Challenging Times – A new Dimension?”
Working together to deliver effective rural health services

Friday 29th January 2016
House of Lords, Committee Room 4A
London SW1A 0PW

 

RSN RC2014

 

For a detailed report on the conference click here
 
Conference programme and presentations:
10.30 am

Welcome and Introduction to the Day

Conference Chair, Baroness Byford DBE DL

10.40 am

Keynote Address: Achieving excellence in promoting public health across rural communities

Duncan Selbie, Chief Executive, Public Health England

11.05 am

The Cumbria Rural Health Forum - a unique partnership of public, private and voluntary sector professionals exploring 'what makes good rural health – and can digital technologies help?

Professor Alison Marshall, University of Cumbria

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11.30 am

Transforming End of Life Care for rural communities – a district general hospital's experience in Yorkshire

Dr Linda Wilson, Consultant in Palliative Medicine, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

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11.55 am Questions and discussion on Session 1
12.30 am 

Technology Enabled Health and Social Care in Rural Areas

Professor Ray Jones, University of Plymouth

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12.55 pm

Research & Innovation in E-Wellbeing; how technology can help support rural wellbeing

Panel discussion lead by Professor Lora Fleming – University of Exeter with other colleagues on a panel for a fully interactive session:
- Emma Bland - University of Exeter Medical School
- Mark England - Head of Technical Services, Coastline Housing Ltd
- Tracey Roose - Chief Executive, Age UK Cornwall and Isles of Scilly and Director of Integration, NHS Kernow

1.20 pm

Integrated Housing, Health and Social Care – a case study in excellence – Pencric, Staffordshire

Ursula Bennion, Chief Executive, Trent and Dove Housing Association & Charlie Riley, Assistant Director of Development, Housing Plus

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1.45 pm

'Living Well'

Tracey Roose, Chief Executive, Age UK Cornwall and Isles of Scilly and Director of Integration, NHS Kernow

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 2.10 pm Questions and discussion on Session 2
2.25 pm

Summary and next steps – Graham Biggs, Chief Executive Officer, Rural Services Network

Graham Biggs Chief Executive Officer, Rural Services Network

2.30 pm Conference Closes
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 * Please note that videos presented on the day are not avaiable due to the size of the files.

 

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