2011 Conference

Substance Misuse, Hepatitis C and Health Inequalities in London: Inspiring action for the future


This conference was held on 24 November 2011 at the Institute of Child Health, University College London, Bloomsbury.

Anne Milton MP, Public Health Minister addresses the LJWG Conference

View the conference programme from the day.

See below for presentations from the day:

Session 1: What’s the problem?
A National Perspective of Substance MisusePaul Hayes, National Treatment Agency
A National Perspective of Hepatitis CCharles Gore, The Hepatitis C Trust
A Public Health FocusSimon Tanner, NHS London
Session 2: What’s the solution?
LJWG Consensus for LondonDr Kosh Agarwal, Kings College Hospital
Session 3: Implementing the solution
Lonsdale Surgery experienceDr Chris Ford, Lonsdale Surgery
PREVENTDr Owen Bowden-Jones, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
Kings / Lambeth experienceKath Oakes, Kings College Hospital
Session 4 – Conclusions
Workshop feedback and expert reflection Dr David Davies, Lewisham PCT
Leila Reid, The Hepatitis C Trust
Dr Ashley Brown, St. Mary’s and Hammersmith
David Badcock, Addaction
Janet Catt, Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust
Dr Emily Finch, South London & Maudsley
Dr Karim Dar, CNWL Trust
Sarah Hart, Haringey PCT