2016 Festival of Public Health

Well North Chairman Lord Andrew Mawson was among the keynote speakers at the annual Festival of Public Health, held in Manchester on 1st July 2016.

Hosted by The University of Manchester, the one-day event highlighted the latest research on public health issues from across the world. Other speakers included international health expert Professor Sir Michael Marmot and Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, Medical Director of NHS England.

At the festival, Manchester researchers announced they were joining forces with Professor Sir Michael Marmot and colleagues in London to help Well North improve the health of communities in the north of England. Find out more at this link: https://wellnorth.co.uk/news-and-events/news/we...

There was also a special memorial tribute to the founder of Well North, the late Professor Aidan Halligan, by Professor Ian Jacobs, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of New South Wales.

More information is on the festival website at: http://www.festivalofpublichealth.co.uk