TVSCN Events

Health Literacy Event: 7th February

Public Health England, Health Education England, and the Community Health & Learning Foundation are running an event on 7th February on the influence of health literacy on outcomes, and the learning they’ve gained from running the national demonstration site. This event will be held on 7th February 2018, in Central Nottingham. You can book your […]

GP Psychiatry Study Day 13 December 2017

The mental health network, in conjunction with the University of Oxford, held a Psychiatry for General Practitioners Study Day on 13th December 2017. It was a fascinating and well-received day, and we are very grateful to all our speakers and attendees for their contributions. The presentations from the day can be found below:

Health Literacy webinar and transcript now published

On Thursday 5th October, we hosted a webinar with Professor Jo Protheroe, Jonathan Berry, and Mandy Wardle-Mcleish, who gave insightful presentations into the impact of health literacy on patient outcomes. The session was recorded, and is viewable below. The slides from the presentation are also available for download, as is a transcript of the event. […]

Wessex AHSN webinar: Making GP practices dementia friendly

Wessex Academic Health Science network are hosting a webinar on using iSPACE principles to make GP practices more dementia friendly. During the webinar, Katherine Barbour, Wessex AHSN Senior Programme Manager leading the project, will describe the context and outcomes of iSPACE and its transition to CCGs. The webinar will include: * Top tips to make your […]

Psychiatry for GPs study session

On Wednesday 13th December, we are hosting a half day study session for GPs, focusing on acute psychiatry presentations in primary care settings. The day will be chaired by Professor John Geddes (Head of Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford) and will feature short talks from expert speakers on the following topics: * Suicide risk […]