Smoke Free England Conference

Noise Management

12 July - London

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Member: £133 | Associate member: £233 | Non member: £233

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Member: £184 | Associate member: £284 | Non member: £284

The Smoke Free England Conference will provide an early opportunity for detailed consideration of the new and upcoming 2017 National Tobacco Control Plan for England. The Department of Health Tobacco Control Plan for England published March 2011 came to an end in 2015 and new strategies will be put in place in 2017 and onwards.

The conference will include presentations on the new plan by Government agencies and key organisations active in the field, along with practical workshops focussing on areas of particular interest and challenge.

Why you should attend:

  • Appreciate the government’s overall strategic approach to tobacco control
  • Outline the content of the National Tobacco Control Plan 2016-2026
  • Evaluate the key themes for implementation of the National Tobacco Control Plan
  • Recognise the support for local implementation to be provided by Public Health England
  • Understand the international roles and responsibilities of Department of Health in tobacco control measures

Who should attend:

This event will be of particular interest to people from all sectors who have roles and responsibilities in planning, managing and delivering tobacco control measures. Including:

  • Public Health and Protection leaders
  • Directors of Public Health
  • Heads of Environmental Services
  • Public Protection Managers

▼ Programme 
09:30   Registration
10:00   Welcome and introduction
Anne Godfrey, Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
10.10   Keynote address
Speaker: Nicola Blackwood, MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health at the Department of Health (invited) 
10:30   National Tobacco Control Plan for England, 2016-2026
Speaker: Tim Baxter, Deputy Director of Healthy Behaviours, Department of Health
10.50   Public Health England - Supporting local implementation
Speaker: Jo Locker, Tobacco Control Manager, Alcohol, Drugs & Tobacco Division, Health & Wellbeing Directorate, Public Health England
11:20   Refreshment break
11:40   Response on behalf of the Smokefree Action Coalition
Speaker: Deborah Arnott, Chief Executive, Action on Smoking & Health ASH (invited) 
11:45   Q and A with Panel of morning speakers
Facilitator: to be confirmed 
12:35   International roles and responsibilities
Speaker: to be confirmed 
13:30   Lunch
14:30   Workshop Theme: E cigarettes and Nicotine Inhaling Devises
Workshop A: Legal requirements and use of e-cigarettes in public places
Workshop B: Local Authority Case study: Local initiatives
15:15   Refreshments
15.45   Workshop Theme: ‘No smoking’ outdoor areas
Workshop A: Local Authority Case study: Local initiatives
Workshop B: Local Authority Case study: Local initiatives
16:30   Complete evaluations
Close of conference
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