Faculty Regional Meeting London: Inclusion Health and the Criminal Justice System

Have you ever supported a patient who has been in prison? Then join the London Hub of the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health for an afternoon session of networking and CPD, with a focus on inclusion health and the criminal justice system, with speaker Christina Marriott from Revolving Doors Agency and reflections from Dr Anna Hiley an experienced homelessness GP who provides drug treatment in prisons and the community.

Date: 14 September 2017, 14:30 – 17:00
Bookings: Bookings via Eventbrite
Cost: Free
Location: UCLH Education Centre, First Floor West, 250 Euston Road, London, NW1 2PG


Faculty Regional Meeting North: Symposium on Spice

The use of Spice and other synthetic cannabinoids has become increasingly common amongst vulnerable people in Manchester, with people in prison and individuals experiencing homelessness being particularly affected. This regional meeting offers opportunity for expert discussion into the pharmacological and social effects of these drugs, and an insight into the management and support of patients alongside strategies for treatment and harm minimisation.  This is a partnership event, is open to participants beyond the Faculty.  We particularly welcome healthcare professionals, housing workers and staff within the criminal justice system. This event is brought to you by Manchester Homeless Health Society (part of the University of Manchester Student Union), ReThinkX and Manchester Science Partnerships, working in partnership with the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health

Date: 3 October 2017, 18:00 – 20:00
Bookings: Booking via Eventbrite
Cost: Free
Location: Bright Building, Manchester Science Park, Pencroft Way, Manchester, M15 6JJ


Homeless and Inclusion Health 2018

Booking for the sixth  International Symposium on Homeless and Inclusion Health are now open. With presentations on epidemiology and exclusion, homeless palliative and end of life care and an address from Janet Davies, Chief Executive of the Royal College of Nursing, this is the flagship event for multidisciplinary professionals in the field.

Date: 7 – 8 March 2018
Bookings: Click here to find out more and secure your ticket
Cost: £300 – £560
Location: Mary Ward Conference Centre, 5-7 Tavistock Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 9SN


Inclusion Health MSc Module

The Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health and UCL’s Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care have developed an MSc module for anyone working or studying health and homelessness, people who sell sex, gypsies and travellers, and vulnerable migrants. The 15 credit unit will include an introduction to a range of inclusion health concepts, data collection and analysis.

Date: April 2018
Bookings: Visit the UCL website or email e.whitney@ucl.ac.uk 
Cost: TBC, a limited number of Expert by Experience bursaries will be available
Location: University College London


Learning

The Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health provides a range of learning opportunities for professionals with an interest in homeless and inclusion health at every stage of their career. Options include: Six free open... Read More