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Tiltrædelsesforelæsning / Inaugural Seminar Professor Charlotte Overgaard

October 13th, 2023 in Esbjerg

Professor Charlotte Overgaard - Inaugural Seminar

Reducing inequities in practice: Innovation of health services and public health interventions to meet the needs of users in vulnerable positions
October 13, 2023, from 13:00 hrs. CET
The auditorium “Rundetårn” (Ground floor, please use main entrance for SDU Esbjerg (B) and UCSyd),
Degnevej 14-16, 6705 Esbjerg Ø
On the occasion of Charlotte Overgaard’s appointment as Professor in Public Health and User Perspectives at the Unit for Health Promotion Research, Department of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark (SDU), and at Esbjerg Hospital, University Hospital of Southern Denmark, the Faculty of Health Sciences hereby invites you to attend an inaugural seminar with the following program:

13.00-13.05 Introduction and welcome; Uffe Holmskov, Vice Dean for Research and Innovation, Faculty of Health Sciences, SDU
13.05-13.35 Partnerships for chance - the role of intervention research and partnerships in public health, Improvement for women, children, young people, and families; Charlotte Overgaard, Professor, PhD, RM, SDU
13.35-14.05 Health inequalities in maternity care and service innovation: learnings and reflections from
the UK; Jane Sandall, CBE, PhD, midwife, Professor of Social Sciences and Women’s Health, King’s College London, UK, Head of Midwifery Research, NHS England, and WHO advisor. Bio: Professor Jane Sandall CBE 
14.05-14.35 Research and practice collaboration on community health services and preventive
interventions; Tine Curtis, PhD, Adjunct Professor at Aalborg University and SDU. Head of Center for prevention in practice, Local Government Denmark (KL) and Head of research and Center for applied research on community health services, Aalborg Municipality, Denmark.
Chair of the Advisory board for The Novo Nordisk Foundation’s Center for childhood health. Bio: Tine Curtis
14.35-15.00 Discussion and closing of the seminar.
After the seminar, a reception will be held outside ‘Rundetårn’. The Faculty of Health Sciences would like to invite all interested persons to attend the seminar and the following reception.

If you wish to participate, we kindly ask you to register here using this link no later than 6 October, 2023
For further information or questions, please contact the unit secretary, Bettina Gundolf,
Best regards,
Uffe Holmskov
Vice Dean for Research and Innovation
Faculty of Health Sciences, SDU
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