South West Population & Public Health Academy - Series 2, Webinar 16: Gambling

Category: Regional Public Health Events - Other

Date: October 16th 2023 1:00pm until 2:15pm

Location: via MS Teams


Series 2, Webinar 16: Gambling

Date: 16th October 2023 via MS Teams

Time: 13:00 – 14:15


  • Professor Maggie Rae, Head of School and Public Health Transformation, NHS England


  • Gregg Fell, Director of Public Health, Sheffield representing the Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH)
  • Andrew Netherton, Programme Manager (Housing, Planning and Environments), OHID

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the impact of gambling and how this is widening health inequalities.
  • Be aware of how the industry influences how gambling is framed and the narratives used.
  • What is the Public Health approach to gambling? Understand what that means in practice.
  • Be aware of the policies and strategies associated with gambling and the constraints they have.
  • Understand of how planning and licensing can influence the approval of establishments at local level and the constraints.
  • A call to action; what can we do support those affected by gambling.


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