WHIS Cumbria

WHISCumbria18 22nd & 23rd June 2018 








Friday 22nd June 2018
8am - Registration/Coffee
8.50 am - Welcome address Cllr Ian Stewart Deputy Leader Cumbria County Council, Gareth Presch (CEO WHIS) and Derek Eland - we'll be having an interactive Q&A session on WHIS to begin. 
9.10am - 9.45am Nurse Leader, Zoe Butler, University Hospitals Morecombe Bay Trust, South Cumbria shares here story on leadership and nursing - an insight into Nursing our NHS
9.45am - 10.20 am International Artist Derek Eland "Being Human" - His work on supporting communities through the Arts - His experience on Mount Everest and his future plans for the Diary Rooms supporting people's mental health and wellbeing. 
10.20am - 10.40am - Coffee
10.40am - 11am Health and Wellbeing from Henry Boyle - do our schools support our children's mental health?
11am - 11.20am Dr Nasibu Mwande - an insight into Healthcare in Tanzania, Africa
11.20 - 11.30am Pennine Way Primary School Choir
11.30pm - 12pm Introduction to Yoga Caroline Robinson
12pm 12.30pm Panel Discussion Technology & Innovation - Chair Dr Poonam Malik WHIS STEM Lead, Richard McGregor CHOC, Tom Bell UCLAN, Gareth Presch WHIS - we'll discuss future techology Virtual Reality Artificial Intelligence  and it's impact on how our health services will be delivered in the future. 
12.30pm - 12.50pm Andy Fearon - Give A Day to the City - find out how people and our local communities in Carlisle come together to help and support each other. 
12.50pm - 1.40pm - Lunch
1.40pm - 2.10pm Local Cumbrian community champion Geoff Brown shares his passion to help others in difficult times. 
2.10pm - 2.40pm Colin Dolan CEO, Mental Health Football Association - his battle with depression and bi-polar to help others through football. 
2.40pm - 3pm Katherine Dalgliesh  - Postnatal depression and her vision behind the Happy Mums Foundation in Carlisle, Cumbria
3pm - 3.30pm Dr Art O'Malley - shares what it takes to reach Peak Performance in sports
3.30pm - 3.45pm Coffee
3.45pm - 4.15pm NHS Improvement Clare Lyons Colins - a new model to improve mental health services in the NHS
4.15pm - 4.45pm Panel Discussion - Children's Mental Health - Paul Block, Dr Neela Shabde, Soni Cox - Children's Mental Health Services in Cumbria
On Friday evening the 22nd June 2018 at 7pm we will hold an networking evening with light entertainment and guest speakers at the Old Fire Station, Carlisle 
NB: Tickets for the day event do not cover the evening but are available on the door and below. 
Evening programme:
Derek Eland - Introducing the Diary Rooms and his new exciting project to help and support people that allows people to tell their stories
Caroline Robinson 
Prism Arts - supporting disabilities in Cumbria through the Arts 
Ross Cunningham - Addiction
WHIS Team - what are the challenges we face and how can we work together as a community to support our health services.
With entertainment from John Nixon
*50% of entry fee from the evening event will be donated to Give A Day to City 2018
Saturday 23rd June 2018
8am- Registration/Coffee
9.05am - 9.45am Colin Radcliffe share's his vision behind technology DePressOn App to support mental wellbeing 
9.45am - 10.25am Andy Woodward, Former Professional Footballer shares his story 
10.25am - 10.50am - Coffee
10.50am - 11.10am Gareth Kelly, Grant Thornton - modern leadership challenges we face across the NHS and local government
11.10am - 11.30am Martyn Blacklock WHISKids - how our programmes are supporting our children's emotional and physical wellbeing 
11.30am - 12.10pm Georgia Daly - Should we pause the Menopause? 
12.10pm - 12.50pm Saj Ghafoor shares her vision and plans for Multicultural Carlisle 
12.50pm - 1.30pm - Lunch
1.30pm - 2pm Meditation Martyn Blacklock 
2pm - 2.20pm WHIS Team Nottingham Syed Ali - how they've adopted the WHIS model successfully and their plans for the future. 
2.20pm - 2.30pm Susanna Kelly, Hope & Story - supporting disabilities through the Arts
2.30pm - 3.10pm Dr. Edward Rethinasamy, Sports Medicine for high performance in athletes
3.10pm - 3.30pm - Coffee
3.30pm - 4.10pm Dr Theo Bampouras Active Health Ageing - the challenges we face as an aging population 
4.10pm Closing Questions - WHIS Team Gareth Presch, Dr Amir Hannan
Topics - Mental Health, Depression, Sports, Athletics, Women's Health, Technology, Children's Mental Health, Community Health, Wellbeing, Aging, Disabilities, Public Health, Innovation, Governance, Best Practice in Health and Wellbeing. 




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