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16 May, 2018

7th ISPAH Congress - have you booked yet?

Join us in London to hear the latest in physical activity research, policy and practice.

With renowned speakers from academia, policy, practitioners and providers, the congress will explore:-

  • addressing inequalities within and through physical activity
  • evidence into practice to achieve population change
  • physical activity and the wider determinants of health

Keynote speakers include:-

Professor Fiona BullProgram Manager, Surveillance and Population Based Prevention, Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases, World Health Organization
Presentation title: Moving the world: developing a global shift in physical activity at pace and at scale

Professor Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer for England
Presentation title: Moving nations. Achieving population shift in inactivity through national action

Professor Richard Wilkinson, Co-founder and Board member, The Equality Trust
Presentation title:'Mind the gap' - addressing inequalities within and through physical activity

Professor Ross Brownson, Bernard Becker Professor of Public Health, Washington University in St Louis
Presentation title: Moving at scale: evidence to impact

Full congress programme

Other congress highlights include sessions on physical activity, policy development, evidence-based practice and evaluation; an interactive debate on physical activity guidelines led by a panel of international experts; networking and mentoring sessions for early career delegates; HEPA Europe workshops as well as pre and post congress satellite meetings.

Book your place now! 

Registration fee includes attendance at all congress sessions, the congress booklet, lunches and break refreshments plus the social event on Tuesday 17 October.

We look forward to welcoming you to the congress. In the meantime, if you have any questions about the congress, please email us at ISPAH2018@phe.gov.uk.


The 7th ISPAH Congress Team

7th ISPAH Congress
15-17 October 2018, London

Website: www.ISPAH2018.com
Email: ISPAH2018@phe.gov.uk
Twitter @ISPAH  #ISPAH2018 

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