Manchester ASM timetable

Tuesday 5th September 2017- University Place, Oxford Road, University of Manchester
10:00 onwards Early Career Researcher (ECR) Workshop: Room 6.207, University Place
10:00 onwards Mid Career Researcher (MCR) Workshop: Room 6.205, University Place
10:00 onwards SSM Mentoring Workshop: Room 6.206, University Place
Wednesday 6th September 2017- University Place, Oxford Road, University of Manchester
10:00-18:00 Registration
11:00-11:30 Conference welcome (Lecture Theatre B)
11:30-12:45 Cochrane Lecture and Discussion (Lecture Theatre B): Professor Jennie Popay “What happened to the ginger bread man: twenty years of qualitative evidence synthesis”
12:45-13:45 Lunch (ECR/MCR meetings and events)
13:10-13:45 Early Career Researcher event (1.218)
13:10-13:45 Mid-Career Researcher event (1.219)
13:45-15:20 Oral presentation session A and Workshop 1 “Appraisal, revalidation and professional responsibilities as an academic in public health”
15:20-16:20 Refreshments and poster session A (P1-P48)
16:20-17:55 Oral presentation session B and Workshop 2 “Context is crucial in interventions, but how do we examine it?”
19:00 Conference reception: Great Hall, Manchester Town Hall, Albert Square, M2 5DB
Thursday 7th Sept- University Place, Oxford Road, University of Manchester
08:30 onwards Registration
9:00-10:35 Oral presentation session C and Workshops 3 “Extending MRC Guidance on Developing and Evaluating Complex Health Interventions” and 4 “Reviewing evidence to support decision-making on changes in service delivery and organisation: practical approaches and challenges”
10:35-11:30 Refreshments and poster session B (P49-P98)
11:25-13:00 Oral presentation session D and Workshops 5 “Novel trial designs and analytical methods for evaluating complex public health interventions: a discussion” and 6 “Thinking creatively about communicating your research”
13:00-13:45 Lunch
13:45-15:00 “How do we change the social determinants of health and health inequalities?”- A discussion with Professor Michael Marmot and Professor Richard Wilkinson (Lecture Theatre B)
15:15-17:00 Walking tours
17:00-18:00 Society for Social Medicine Annual General Meeting (Lecture Theatre B)
18:30 for 19:00 start Conference dinner: Harvey Nichols Second Floor Bar and Brasserie, 21 New Cathedral Street; Manchester; M1 1AD
Friday 8th Sept- University Place, Oxford Road, University of Manchester
08:30 onwards Registration
9:00-10:35 Oral presentation session E and workshop on “Use of Bayesian networks to facilitate evidence synthesis and evaluation of interventions in complex systems”
10:35-11:00 Refreshments
11:00-12:10 Plenary session: top ranking abstracts (Lecture Theatre B)
12:15-13:30 Pemberton Lecture and Discussion: Professor Alastair Leyland “God bless the child: empty pockets and the struggle to reduce inequalities in health” (Lecture Theatre B)
13:30-13:45 Awards, closing remarks and farewell
12 noon onwards Lunch (available to take away)