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What do we need to do differently to tackle obesity equitably? Lecture by Professor Corinna Hawkes

What do we need to do differently to tackle obesity equitably? Lecture by Professor Corinna Hawkes

October 1, 2019

This lecture outlines thinking on what needs to be done differently to tackle obesity, equitably and explores the fundamentals of what this means for acting differently, through engaging with people affected by the problem, taking a more systems-based approach and aligning with economic goals. 

From silence to speaking: on silences, health and the importance of being heard - Lecture by Professor Laura Serrant OBE

From silence to speaking: on silences, health and the importance of being heard - Lecture by Professor Laura Serrant OBE

October 1, 2019

This lecture explores the issue of health inequalities though the lens of race and inter-sectional identities. The everyday experiences of racism can impact on the health and wellbeing of those racialised. It is important that policymakers, researchers, service-planners and employers acknowledge the need for a deeper understanding of what is required by organisations in order to serve diverse perspectives in our systems of healthcare.

Why there is no such thing as financial exclusion - Lecture by Faisel Rahman OBE

Why there is no such thing as financial exclusion - Lecture by Faisel Rahman OBE

October 1, 2019

This lecture sets out learning from the development of a range of innovative financial products and services designed to better meet the needs of people excluded from mainstream financial services and products.

Health, climate change and sustainable development - Lecture by David Pencheon

Health, climate change and sustainable development - Lecture by David Pencheon

October 1, 2019

This lecture discusses framing climate change and unsustainable development as health issues and how to engage policy-makers, politicians, the public and private sectors in this crucial issue.

Is a basic income good for your health? Lecture by Professor Evelyn Forget

Is a basic income good for your health? Lecture by Professor Evelyn Forget

October 1, 2019

How will a basic income affect the health of individuals, families and communities? Will reducing poverty have an impact on mental health? Will enhancing income security improve family wellbeing? How do communities change when their most marginalised members are guaranteed a basic income?

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