TREC Mental Health

Shaping the Future of Mental Health Service for Black and Minority Ethnic Groups in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Friday 20th June 2014

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Aims and Objectives of the day:

  • Understanding and exploring the key issues from a service user, carer and service provider’s perspective on addressing racial inequalities in mental health.
  • Support decision makers, commissioners and service providers to develop and enhance their policies and practices in addressing racial inequalities in the delivery of mental health services.
  • Develop an action plan to support decision makers, commissioners and service providers in addressing racial inequalities in the delivery of mental health services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

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Key Note Speakers:

Professor Swaran Singh; Head of Mental Health and Wellbeing Division, University of Warwick, UK. Consultant Psychiatrist, Birmingham Early Intervention Service and Commissioner, Equality and Human Rights Commission, UK.

Dr Suman Fernando; Psychiatrist, Academic and Writer

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Speaker Profiles:

Professor David Chiddick; Chair of Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

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Sarah Prema; Chief Strategy and Planning Officer, Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group

Gabby Briner; Manager – Network for Change & VSC Mental Health Forum

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Professor Raghavan

Jon Ashworth; MP Leicester South

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