Professor Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer for England, delivered the 2016 CIPH Annual Public Health Lecture, entitled: The (In)Discipline of Public Health on 23 November.
The lecture followed the 2016 CIPH Annual Public Health Conference, which examined the interface between infectious diseases and non-communicable diseases.
10.30 Opening Speech with Professor Carol Brayne, Director, Cambridge Institute of Public Health
10.50 Talks – Bridging the gap: public health and the interface with infectious diseases – with Gordon Dougan, Ann Prentice and Margaret Stanley. Introduced/chaired by Aliko Ahmed
13.30 Talks – Risk and Susceptibilities across transmissible and non-transmissible diseases – with Dr Lydia Drumright, Ros Parkes-Ratanshi, Angelique Mavrodaris and Farida Mayanja. Chaired by Sheila Bird
16.10 Short talks – Translating knowledge across transmissible and non-transmissible diseases – with James Wood, Ashley Moffett, Nick Brown and Dani De Angelis. Chaired by Peter Bradley
17.20 Closing speech: Professor Carol Brayne
18.00 Annual Lecture: “The (In)Discipline of Public Health” with Professor Dame Sally Davies. Introduced by the Vice Chancellor of The University of Cambridge
Cambridge researchers showcased and engaged new people with their research by presenting their posters during the lunchtime session of the conference. Posters covered a wide range of topics relating to public and population health see poster abstracts here.