21 September 2011

Live streaming of conference keynote presentations - assets for health and wellbeing across the life course


The international conference on assets for health and wellbeing across the life course is happening Monday and Tuesday next week - 26-27th September 2011 - in London, England.

To enable individuals who are unable to join us at this event at the British Library conference centre in London next week we are streaming all four keynote presentations LIVE via the internet. You must register to access this live streaming by sending your name and email address to healthassetsconf@herts.ac.uk - you must register your interest ASAP, by Friday 10am at the latest.

Details of the keynote speakers and timings for the four presentations can be found on the conference website http://www.healthassetsconf.org.uk/.



Confirmed Keynote speakers:

Prof Michael Resnick
Professor of Paediatrics and Public Health, University of Minnesota
'Internal Strengths, External Supports': The Case for Promoting Resilience and Healthy Youth Development.

Sir Dr Harry Burns
Chief Medical Officer for Scotland
The importance of early years in creating life long wellbeing

Dr Anja Baumann
WHO Regional Office for Europe
Empowerment as an asset for mental health

Prof. Mel Bartley
Professor of medical sociology, University College London
Resilience as an asset for health across the life course