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Education & Training Events

During the course of the year, Health Protection Scotland organises a number of courses and events. Details of those events are provided here, including contact information and any forms or programmes associated with them. In addition, a selection of events arranged by other organisations have also been included.

HPS is also involved in a number of education initiatives which can be accessed under Education Courses.

United Kingdom

The Future of Infection Prevention and Control Conference 2017: Facing up to the global threat

Date: 28 March 2017
Location: Adelphi House, Salford
Website: www.salford.ac.uk/onecpd/courses/the-future-of-infection-prevention-and-control-conference Link to external site

RCPE Symposium: Public Health in a changing world

Date: 31 May 2017
Location: Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ
Topics: International public health:  what can we learn from recent global epidemics and how do we prepare for the next? / European public health: what are the impacts of political destabilisation, economic instability and migration?  / Scottish public health: why do we have excess mortality in the West of Scotland? What should Scotland do to become the healthiest nation in Europe/ How we can effect change: via social media, leadership and other tools
Website: events.rcpe.ac.uk/ Link to external site

Travel Medicine - The Big Picture

Date: 8 June 2017
Location: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, St Vincent Street, Glasgow
Website: rcpsg.ac.uk/events/triennialtm Link to external site

RCPE Symposium: Infectious Disease

Date: 16 June 2017
Location: Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh
Topics: Neurological infection/ International Health/ What is new in viral hepatitis?/ Expert management of complex cases
Website: events.rcpe.ac.uk/ Link to external site

FPH Annual Conference and Public Health Expo 2017

Date: 20-21 June 2017
Location: The International Centre, Telford
Website: www.fph.org.uk/ Link to external site

International

15th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine

Dates: 14 - 18 May 2017
Location: Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
Website: www.istm.org/cistm15 Link to external site

4th International Conference on Prevention & Infection Control (ICPIC)

Date: 20 - 23 June 2017
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Website: www.icpic.com/conference-2017/ Link to external site

3rd International Conference on Public Health (ICOPH 2017)

Dates: 27 - 29 July 2017
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Website: publichealthconference.co/ Link to external site