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Five Nations Health protection Conference


Date: 17-18 May 2011
Venue: The Quay Hotel and Spa, Deganwy Quay, Conwy, North Wales

The aim of the 5 Nations Health Protection Conference is to provide a focus for Continuing Professional Development for Consultants in Communicable Disease Control, Consultants and Specialists in Public Health Medicine and their colleagues in the epidemiology and control of infectious, non infectious diseases and environmental hazards. The conference will address important public health issues that have arisen since the last meeting and provide fresh perspectives on established areas of disease prevention and control.

Short papers will also be presented by those actively working in Health Protection. Papers and posters will be presented in the following sessions.

  • Surveillance: what information for what action?
  • Outbreaks: so what?
  • Lessons learned and changes in practice
  • Immunisation
  • Organisation of health protection across the 5 nations (invited speakers)
  • Hot topics
  • Poster sessions - Both days

For further details, see the conference website.


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