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  December 2016

Enhanced Health in Care Homes: Lessons from the Vanguards on Integration in Practice

Date(s)6 December 2016
OrganisationKing's Fund
DetailsEnhances health in care homes is one of the new models set out in the NHS five year forward view. Eighteen months on from the launch of the six vanguard sites, this conference is times to assess their progress in providing older people with better, more joined-up care and rehabilitation services.
Speaker(s)Professor David Oliver, President,British Geriatrics Society William Roberts, National Care Homes Lead Dr Nicola Walsh, Asst Director of Leadership Development, King's Fund
ContactMichael Spencer Tel: 020 7307 2482, Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.kingsfund.org.uk/events 

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Falls Prevention and Management in Older People

Date(s)6 December 2016
OrganisationHealthcare Conferences UK
LocationManchester England
VenueManchester Conference Centrre
Contact Weston Building Sackville Street Manchester M1 3BB Tel: 01932 429933, Fax: , Email: jayne@hc-uk.org.uk
Web linkwww.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk 

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Broadening Our Understanding of Good Home Care for People with Dementia

Date(s)14 December 2016
OrganisationKing's College London
LocationLondon England
DetailsThe BOUGH study aims to determine what 'good' home care feels and looks like using a qualitative mixed methods approach. Preliminary findings will be discussed relating to the themes of skills, lifestyle impact and rewards of care work.
VenueVirginia Woolf Building
ContactLaura Cole King's College London 22 Kingsway London WC2B 6LE Tel: , Fax: , Email: laura.cole@kcl.ac.uk

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Costing Care: New Approaches to Means-testing and Funding Adult Social Care

Date(s)14 December 2016
OrganisationILC-UK
LocationLondon England
DetailsAn ILC-UK, IFoA and Cass Business School joint event.
VenueStaple Inn Hall
Contact Institute and Faculty of Actuaries High Holborn London WC1V 7QJ Tel: , Fax: , Email: events@ilcuk.org.uk
Web linkwww.ilcuk.org.uk 

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January 2017

The Future of NICE in Health and Social Care

Date(s)12 January 2017
OrganisationWestminster Health Forum
LocationLondon England
VenueCentral London
ContactSam Dolton Tel: 01344 864796, Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.westminsterhealthforum.co.uk 

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Working Together With Our Communities: Dying Matters Launch Event

Date(s)23 January 2017
OrganisationDying Matters
LocationLondon England
VenueRadisson Blu Bloomsbury
Contact 9-13 Bloomsbury Street London WC1B 3QD Tel: , Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.dyingmatters.org/page/dates-your-diary-2017 

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February 2017

Working Together With Our Communities: Dying Matters Launch Event

Date(s)1 February 2017
OrganisationDying Matters
LocationWirral England
VenueWirral Hospice St Johns
Contact Mount Road Higher Bebington Wirral CH63 6JE Tel: , Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.dyingmatters.org/page/dates-your-diary-2017 

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Better Transfers of Care for Older People: How to Improve Transitions From Hospital

Date(s)21 February 2017
OrganisationKing's Fund
LocationLondon England
VenueKing's Fund
Contact Cavendish Square London W1G OAN Tel: 020 7307 2409, Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://www.kingsfund.org.uk/events 

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March 2017 and beyond

Key Issues for Health and Social Care Integration: Commissioning, Workforce and Partnership Development

Date(s)16 March 2017
OrganisationScotland Policy Conferences
LocationEdinburgh Scotland
ContactMichael Ryan Tel: 01344 864796, Fax: , Email: michaelryan@scotlandpolicyconferences.co.uk
Web linkwww.scotlandpolicyconferences.co.uk 

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Age Scotland's National Conference

Date(s)29 March 2017
OrganisationAge Scotland
LocationPerth Scotland
VenuePerth Concert Hall
Contact Mill Street Perth PH1 5HZ Tel: 03333232400, Fax: , Email: nationalconference2017@agescotland.org.uk

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Physical Activity Policy Through the Life Course

Date(s)5 April 2017
OrganisationESRC
LocationLoughborough England
DetailsThis free seminar will advance understanding of the policy process as it relates to physical activity in older age by critically discussing policy perspectives and evidence needs. It will help stakeholders focus their lobby efforts more effectively by encouraging a critical examination into how this process can lead to more effective distribution of resources, while simultaneously exposing unfair distribution.
VenueLoughborough University
ContactJoe Piggin Epinal Way Loughborough Leicestershire LE11 3TU Tel: , Fax: , Email: j.j.piggin@lboro.ac.uk
Web linkhttp://www.seminars.ecehh.org/ 

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CGNA 2017: Gerontological Nursing: Shaping Health Care For Those Who Shaped Canada

Date(s)4-6 May 2017
OrganisationCanadian Gerontological Nursing Association
LocationOttawa Canada
VenueOttawa Conference and Event Centre
Contact 200 Coventry Road Ottawa Ontario Canada Tel: , Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://cgna2017.ca 

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Asian Conference on Aging and Gerontology 2017

Date(s)8-11 June 2017
OrganisationInternational Academic Forum (IAFOR)
LocationKobe Japan
DetailsConference theme still to be announced.
VenueArt Center, Kobe
Contact Tel: , Fax: , Email: agen@iafor.org
Web linkhttp://iafor.org/conferences/agen2017 

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BSG Annual Conference 2017

Date(s)5-7 July 2017
OrganisationBritish Society of Gerontology
LocationSwansea Wales
VenueSwansea University
Web linkwww.britishgerontology.org 

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21st IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG)

Date(s)23-27 July 2017
OrganisationInternational Association of Gerontological Societies IAGG
LocationSan Francisco, Calif United States of America
DetailsThe theme, 'Global Aging and Health: Bridging Science, Policy and Practice', will bring representatives from medicine, nursing, social science, psychology, finance, policy and other disciplines to address the latest approaches to improving the quality of life of the world's older adults.
VenueMoscone West
Contact 747 Howard Street San Francisco, CA 94103 Tel: +1 202-842-1275, Fax: , Email: info@iagg2017.org
Web linkhttp://www.iagg2017/org/en 

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Australian Social Policy Conference

Date(s)25-27 September 2017
OrganisationUNSW Ausltralia
LocationSydney Australia
DetailsFurther details to be announced in late September 2016.
Contact Tel: +61 2 9385 7800, Fax: , Email: sprc@unsw.edu.au
Web linkhttps://www.aspc.unsw.edu.au 

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5th International Workshop on the Socio-economics of Ageing

Date(s)27 October 2017
OrganisationLisbon School of Economics and Management
LocationLisbon Portugal
ContactSandra Ara˙jo Tel: , Fax: , Email: iwsea@iseg.utl.pt
Web linkhttp://www.iwsea.pt 

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Aging and Society: Seventh Interdisciplinary Conference

Date(s)3-4 November 2017
OrganisationAging and Society Research Network
LocationBerkeley United States of America
DetailsFour key themes: economic and demographic perspectives on ageing; public policy and public perspectives on aging; medical perspectives on ageing, health, wellness; and social and cultural perspectives on ageing.
VenueUniversity of California at Berkeley
Web linkhttp://agingandsociety.com/2017 

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