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2nd UK Annual Social Prescribing Link Worker Day Conference

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Welcome to the UK Annual Social Prescribing Link Worker Day Conference.

This high profile conference will be attended by GPs, Social Prescribing Link Workers, Social Prescribing programmes, Community, Health and Social Care industry leaders, Primary Care Networks, Clinical Directors, Practice Managers and Line Managers from across sectors in the United Kingdom. Join us to celebrate, network, discover the latest updates and learn best practices to power up community wellbeing through social prescribing 
  • Learn
  • Celebrate
  • Discover 
  • Network & connect

Theme: The Social Innovators Powering Up Community Wellbeing

Speakers include:
  1. Baroness Barran MBE- Minister for Loneliness, Civil Society and DCMS 
  2. Dr. Nikki Kanani, Director of Primary Care- NHS England/NHS Improvement
  3. Dr. Victoria Tzortziou Brown, Joint Honorary Secretary- Royal College of General Practitioners
  4. James Sanderson, Director of Personalised Care- NHS England/NHS Improvement & Chief Executive-National Academy for Social Prescribing
  5. Christiana Melam, Chief Executive- National Association of Link Workers 
  6. Dr. Mair Hopkin, Co-Chair of RCGP Cymru Wales
  7. Dr. Nav Chana MBE, Group Clinical Director- National Association of Primary Care                         
  8. Paul Farmer CBE, Chief Executive- Mind
  9. Tim Hollingsworth, Chief Executive- Sport England
  10. Dr. Graham Jackson, Senior Clinical Adviser-NHS Confederation
  11. Victoria Corbishley, UK Director Independent Living Director and Crisis Response - British Red Cross
  12. Sam Brandman, Chief Executive- Two Generations
  13. Jason Strelitz, Director of Public Health- Newham Council
  14. Samera Ben Omar, Assistant Director of Equalities for the North West London Collaboration of CCGs
  15. Chris Delaney, CEO- Insignia Health
  16. Dr. Andrew McDowell, Partner-TPC Health
  17. Dr. Farzana Hussain, Clinical Director- Newham Central 1 PCN 
  18. Dr. Karen Pardy, Lead GP-Cardiff SW Cluster 
  19. Mrs. Sam Jeffery, Practice Manager- Drs Adey & Dancy
  20. Dr. Jaweeda Idoo, Clinical Champion for Personalised Care-Greater Manchester Health & Social Care
  21. Alison Fox, Practice Manager- St Triduanas Medical Practice
  22. Dr. Peter Cairns, Clinical Advisor to Edinburgh Community Link Worker Network
  23. Jenny Carson, Senior Nutritionist- Viridian Nutrition
  24. Dr. Grainne Doran, GP & RCGPNI Council Representative
  25. Community Group of The Year Winner
  26. Social Prescribing Link Worker of The Year Winner
  27. Social Prescribing Manager of The Year Winner
  28. Social Prescribing Programme of The Year Winner

Brochure and Resources
UK Annual Social Prescribing Link Worker Day Awards & Conference 2020 Brochure
Event details and joining instructions
Walk-Through video for delegates

Proudly Supported By

Schedule

· Expo
Breakfast, Expo & Photo Booth
Meet our sponsors and take a snap in the photo booth
· Stage
Breakfast, Expo & Photo Booth
Meet our sponsors and take a snap in the photo booth
Richard Vize
· Networking
Breakfast & Networking
Speed Business Networking - 2 minutes rounds
· Stage
Opening and Welcome
Ian Waite Richard Vize
· Stage
Gold Sponsor Welcome
Viridian Nutrition
Jenny  Carson
· Sessions
Panel session
Powering up community wellbeing through Social Prescribing: policy, strategy, systems, support and frameworks
Dr Mair Hopkin Victoria Tzortziou-Brown James Sanderson Nikki Kanani Christiana Melam Dr Peter Cairns
· Stage
Keynote address
Baroness Diana Barran
· Expo
Coffee Break, Expo & Photo Booth
· Networking
Coffee Break & Networking
· Sessions
Plenary session
Realising the potential of Social Prescribing in tackling inequalities
Victoria Corbishley Paul Farmer Tim Hollingsworth Dr Nav Chana Dr Graham Jackson Sam Brandman
· Expo
Lunch, Expo & Photo Booth
Take a break, have a lovely lunch and meet our sponsors in the expo area
· Networking
Lunch & Networking
Take a break, have a lovely lunch and do a little networking (3-minute rounds)
· Expo
Lunch, Expo & Photo Booth
Take a break, have a lovely lunch and meet our sponsors in the expo area
· Networking
Lunch & Networking
Take a break, have a lovely lunch and do a little networking (3-minute rounds)
· Sessions
Parallel Sessions - Round 1 - Training, development, supervision and support
Training, development, supervision and support
Christiana Melam Andrew McDowell
· Sessions
Parallel Sessions - Round 1 - Interactive primary care session
Interactive Primary Care Session: GP & Practice Managers
Dr Karen Pardy Samantha Jeffery Dr Jaweeda Idoo Alison Fox FARZANA HUSSAIN Grainne Doran
· Sessions
Parallel Sessions - Round 1 - Population health
Collaborative community centred and Social Prescribing approaches
Dr Nav Chana Jason Strelitz
· Sessions
Parallel Sessions - Round 2 - Interactive primary care session
Interactive Primary Care Session: GP & Practice Managers
Dr Karen Pardy Samantha Jeffery Dr Jaweeda Idoo Alison Fox FARZANA HUSSAIN Grainne Doran
· Sessions
Parallel Sessions - Round 2 - Training, development, supervision and support
Training, development, supervision and support
Christiana Melam Andrew McDowell
· Sessions
Parallel Sessions - Round 2 - Population health
Collaborative community centred and Social Prescribing approaches
Dr Nav Chana Jason Strelitz
· Expo
Coffee Break, Expo & Photo Booth
Have a break , stretch and pop in to meet the sponsors in the expo area
· Networking
Coffee Break & Networking
Have a break , stretch and do some speed networking!
· Sessions
Parallel Session - Round 3 - Approaches and framework
Approaches and Framework for demonstrating Social Prescribing Impact
Samira Ben Omar Chris Delaney
· Sessions
Parallel Session - Round 3 - Interactive session with Award Winners
Interactive session with #LinkWorkerDay2020 Award Winners
· Sessions
Parallel Session - Round 3 - Training, development, supervision and support
Training, development, supervision and support
Christiana Melam Andrew McDowell
· Sessions
Parallel Session - Round 4 - Training, development, supervision and support
Training, development, supervision and support
Christiana Melam Andrew McDowell
· Sessions
Parallel Session - Round 4 - Approaches and Framework
Approaches and Framework for demonstrating Social Prescribing Impact
Samira Ben Omar Chris Delaney
· Sessions
Parallel Session - Round 4 - Interactive session with Award Winners
Interactive session with #LinkWorkerDay2020 Award Winners
Michael  Waugh Sean  Macfarlane Phil Puttock Lorna  Robertson
· Stage
Feedback, next steps and close
Christiana Melam Richard Vize

Speakers

Baroness Diana Barran

MBE, Minister for Loneliness, Civil Society and DCMS

Sam Brandman

CEO and co-founder- Two Generations

Jenny Carson

Senior Nutritionist ar Viridian Nutrition

Lorna Robertson

Award winner - Community Group of the Year

Phil Puttock

Award winner - Social Prescribing Programme of the Year

Sean Macfarlane

Award Winner - Social Prescribing Link Worker of the Year

Michael Waugh

Award Winner -Social Prescribing Manager of the Year

Samira Ben Omar

Assistant Director of Equalities for the North West London Collaboration of CCGs

Ian Waite

Star of Strictly & It Takes Two, FitSteps Co-Founder

Richard Vize

Conference Host

Victoria Corbishley

UK Director Independent Living Director and Crisis Response - British Red Cross

Dr Mair Hopkin

Co-Chair of RCGP Cymru Wales

Grainne Doran

Dr - GP & RCGPNI Council Representative

Paul Farmer

CBE, Chief Executive Mind

FARZANA HUSSAIN

Clinical Director- Newham Central 1 PCN

Andrew McDowell

Partner - TPC Health

Jason Strelitz

Director of Public Health- Newham Council

Tim Hollingsworth

Chief Executive- Sport England

Nikki Kanani

Director of Primary Care- NHS England/NHS Improvement

James Sanderson

Director of Personalised Care- NHS England/NHS Improvement & Chief Executive-National Academy for Social Prescribing

Victoria Tzortziou-Brown

Joint Honorary Secretary, Royal College of General Practitioners

Christiana Melam

Chief Executive, National Association of Link Workers

Dr Peter Cairns

Clinical Advisor to Edinburgh Community Link Worker Network

Alison Fox

Practice Manager- St Triduanas Medical Practice

Dr Jaweeda Idoo

Clinical Champion for Personalised Care-Greater Manchester Health & Social Care

Samantha Jeffery

Practice Manager- Drs Adey & Dancy

Dr Karen Pardy

Lead GP-Cardiff SW Cluster

Chris Delaney

CEO- Insignia Health

Dr Graham Jackson

Senior Clinical Adviser-NHS Confederation

Dr Nav Chana

Group Clinical Director- National Association of Primary Care

The event is over

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National Association of Link Workers

The only & largest UK Social Prescribing Link Worker professional network

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Booths

FitSteps

Dance, fitness class which uses all of the favourite Ballroom & Latin dances to create a fun but effective workout.

Viridian Nutrition

Ethical supplement company with a core mission to care and help people to better health.

British Red Cross

Putting kindness into action

Sport England

Building an active nation

TPC Health

Changing the way organisations, practitioners and individuals improve health and wellbeing

Two Generations

Fostering friendships between generations to increase independence, reduce loneliness and provide affordable housing

Macmillan Cancer Support

Providing Primary Care Networks and social prescribing link workers with information, tools and resources

Need 2 Succeed

Link Workers & Social Prescribers Training

Virtual Photo Booth

Come and take a Selfie!

Help Desk

Happy to help with any conference or technical matters