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Invitation: Keynote Lecture and Panel Session at the Official Launch of the Mohn Centre for Children’s Health and Wellbeing.

We are thrilled to invite you to join us for a momentous occasion – the official launch of the Mohn Centre for Children’s Health and Wellbeing.

As we embark on this transformative journey dedicated to promoting the lifelong health of children and young people in the urban environment, we are honoured to present a week filled with insightful activities, featuring a keynote lecture from Professor Mark Schuster and panel session.

Event Details:

Date: Wednesday 3 July 2024

Location: School of Public Health (2nd floor), 90 Wood Lane, White City Campus, W12 0BZ View map of White City Campus

Time: 2pm

Keynote Speaker: Professor Mark Schuster

A physician, scientist, educator, and advocate for healthy families and communities, Professor Mark A. Schuster is recognised as an international leader in research on child, adolescent, and family health; concentrating on topics such as quality of care; health disparities; family leave; obesity prevention; sexual and gender minority health; and bullying. Professor Mark Schuster serves as the Founding Dean and CEO of the Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine, California.

Professor Schuster will discuss the pressing challenges facing child public health in urban cities across the USA in the 21st century. His insights promise to shed light on critical issues and inspire innovative solutions to safeguard the wellbeing of young people amidst the complexities of an urban environment.

Panel Session:

Following the keynote address, we invite you to engage in a thought-provoking panel session, where research and community experts will delve deeper into the critical issues shaping children’s health and wellbeing in our society today. This interactive discussion promises to offer invaluable perspectives and strategies for creating positive change.

Drinks Reception and Canapés:

A drinks reception will immediately follow the panel session. Network with fellow attendees, exchange ideas, and continue the conversation over a selection of canapés and refreshments.

Join us as we celebrate the launch of the Mohn Centre for Children’s Health and Wellbeing and embark on a journey dedicated to enhancing the lives of our youngest generation.

Please RSVP to secure your place at this event. Should you have any enquiries or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact Charlotte Gredal, Mohn Centre Scientific Manager (