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Tackling the Physical Inactivity Epidemic


Tackling the Physical Inactivity Epidemic

When May 21, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 03:30 PM
Where London
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Rates of physical activity have fallen by over 20% and this is set to increase to 35% by 2030. The All-Party Commission on Physical Activity is in the process of drawing evidence from across health, sport, educating, transport and urban planning as part of its cross-disciplinary approach to the issue.
This Westminster Briefing on 21st May will coincide with the publication of the Commission’s findings. You will be provided with immediate guidance surrounding recommendations to encourage physical activity, enabling you to make informed decisions with regard to directing health strategy in your area.

Confirmed To Speak:
Professor David Walker, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health
Charlotte Leslie MP, Co-Chair, All-Party Commission on Physical Activity, Education
Dr Nick Cavill, Obesity Knowledge and Intelligence Team, Public Health England
Jonathan McShane, Cabinet Member for Health, Social Care and Culture, Hackney
Mandy Ayres, Senior Director Access to Sport, Europe at Nike
Fred Turok , Chairman ukactive & Chair, Department of Health Physical Activity Network (morning chair)
Steven Ward, Development Director, ukactive (afternoon chair)

£225 per place or £175 for two or more places.


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