South West Population and Public Health Academy - Webinar 1: Health Inequalities

Category: Regional Public Health Events - Other

Date: May 12th 2021 2:00pm until 3:15pm

Location: MS Teams


Webinar 1 – Health Inequalities 

Date: 12th May 2021 

Time: 14:00 – 15:15 

Initial welcome and introduction to the webinar series  

  • Mark CookeSRO for Health Inequalities, Director of Strategy and Transformation; NHS England and NHS Improvement 

  • Maggie Rae; Head of School and Public Health Transformation; Health Education England 

  • Jan Bond; Health and Wellbeing Programme Manager; Public Health England South West 

Topic area covered include: 

Definitions of health inequalities, key data sources, reports and national policy

Learning Outcomes: 

  • To understand what is meant by health inequalities and the distinction from health equity 

  • Knowledge of the key messages from recent reports published in 2020 e.g. Marmot Report for the Health Foundation- Build Back Fairer 

  • Know where to find key data evidencing health inequalities  

  • To understand some of the insights from lived experience e.g. Fenton Report- Beyond the Data 

  • Knowledge of the legislation and policy that empowers our action to reduce inequalities 

Target Audience: 

  • Colleagues working in the health and care or wider public services that have little or no formal knowledge of health inequalities. 

  • Colleagues who would like a rapid refresh on health inequalities. 


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