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The team does not and cannot offer clinical advice. If you have any urgent medical enquiries we urge you to contact your GP, or NHS Direct at www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk or by calling 0845 4647. In an emergency call 999

Upcoming webinars

Click here to register for the CVD prevention webinar series.

Past webinars

2020

September

Tracey Bignall and Jabeer Butt from the Race Equality Foundation shared insights and learnings from their community based blood pressure testing pilots for Black Caribbean and African men conducted earlier this year. Michaela Nuttall,  Public Health England's Clinical Advisor chaired the webinar.

July

Katherine Thompson, Head of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Public Health England chaired this webinar highlighting the relevant existing guidance and areas for consideration when restarting the programme during the COVID-19 recovery phase. The webinar also features local implementors; Paul Stokes, Head of Programmes, Health Improvement, London Borough of Southwark and Lynda Seery, Public Health Specialist, Newcastle City Council, discussing how health checks are being restarted in their area.

February 2020

NHS Health Checks- Health Equity Audits

A webinar chaired by Nicky Saynor (Health & Wellbeing Manager, PHE South West) focusing on the value of conducting health equity audits, to support tailoring NHS Health Check implementation to suit local system priorities and population needs. We hear from 4 local authorities on their learnings from undertaking health equity audits on their NHS Health Check programmes: Alan Orchard (Lancashire County Council), Stephen Pinel (Oxfordshire County Council), Fatima Ndanusa (Hampshire County Council) and Tom Bourne (Kent County Council).

October 2019

Qrisk3

Michaela Nuttall, Public Health England's Head of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention discusses the use of QRISK3 for NHS Health Checks

General Practice Extraction Service

Catherine Lagord, Analyst in the Cardiovascular Disease prevention team at PHE, Adam Langron, Analytical Section Head in Primary Care at NHS Digital, Rob Worrall, Senior Information Analysts at NHS Digital, Emma Clegg, Senior Public Health Data Scientist at PHE discuss the publication of the NHS Health Check data dashboard.

The first publication of the data dashboard provides the number of patients attending an NHS Health Check between April 2012 and March 2018, using data recorded by participating GP practices. Data is presented in a dashboard and broken down by age, sex, ethnicity as well as local authority and Clinical Commissioning Group.

January 2019

Strategic Health Asset Planning and Evaluation (SHAPE)

Strategic Health Asset Planning and Evaluation (SHAPE) is a PHE tool and platform that uses GIS and data visualisation to bring a range of data together to inform delivery as well as evaluate services.  As well as providing a freely accessible interactive tool to support service configuration, known as the SHAPE atlas for CVD prevention, it is built and developed to allow commissioners, strategy makers and decision makers make informed decision in health improvement in their respective localities and geographies.

To access SHAPE please complete the online registration form available here:

For further enquiries: Email shape@phe.gov.uk

November 2018

High Cholesterol Enters a Genomic Age.

The webinar will be chaired by Slade Carter, PHE Deputy National Lead for CVD Prevention; and the guest speakers will be Dr Matt Kearney, NHS England National Clinical Director for CVD Prevention and Professor Steve Humphries, UCL Cardiovascular Genetics.

July 2018

CVD Prevention Webinar Series: 2018 Heart Age campaign

The webinar was chaired by Professor Jamie Waterall, National Lead for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention & Associate Deputy Chief Nurse and the guest speakers were Maddy Durrant – PHE Partnerships Marketing Lead and Ruth Dale – PHE Regional Marketing Manager, South.

This webinar discusses the launch plans for the 2018 Heart Age campaign, as well as the resources available.

NHS Health Check in Pharmacy Settings

The webinar was charied by Robbie Turner, Director for England Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the guest speakers were Viv Mussell and Heather Frazer from West Sussex Local Authority.

April 2018

May Measurement Month

The webinar was chaired by Slade Carter, Deputy National Lead, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Team, PHE and provides an oversight of May Measurement Month, the global awareness campaign, surrounding the issues of high blood pressure, led by the International Society of Hypertension. 

The guest speaker was Professor Neil Poulter, Professor of Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine at Imperial College London and President of the International Society of Hypertension (ISH).

March 2018

An update on SNOMED CT in Primary Care: Implications for the NHS Health Check

The webinar was chaired by Slade Carter, Deputy National Lead, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Team, PHE and updates on the implementation dates of SNOMED CT, the clinical terminology which will replace Read codes.

Guest speakers include:

Following feedback from end users to not deploy close to financial year-end, SNOMED CT will now be implemented in phases across primary care from April 2018. In place for April will be dual coding, the ability to add new codes needed nationally that are in SNOMED CT only and the ability to undertake specifications provided in SNOMED CT, for example QOF for 18/19 is only expressed in SNOMED.

The first phase of deployment will start with approximately 20 pilot sites across all principal supplier systems. Following successful first of type, suppliers will inform practices of their deployment dates and available training.

Information on SNOMED CT and the changes to timelines is on the NHS Digital webpages and various materials are available on the NHS Digital resources website

Webinar by the East of England and West Midlands - Preventing ill health by risk behaviours CQUIN webinar

Chair: Simon How, Public Health England - East of England

February 2018

Physical health checks for people with psychosis webinar

The webinar chaired by Dr Sri Kalidindi, Consultant Psychiatrist Maudsley NHS and Chair, Faculty of Rehab & Social Psychiatry and provides an insight into providing physical health checks for people with psychosis.

Guest speakers include:

For futher information, please see the Psychosis Data Report published by PHE here and a short film produced by the NEL Foundation Trust and NEL Local Pharmaceutical Committee, thanks to the Health Foundation.

November 2017

PHE East of England Webinar – CVD Prevention

The webinar, chaired by Dr Simon How, Health and Wellbeing Programme Leader provides an overview on CVD prevention in the East of England.

Guest speakers include:

For more information or queries, please email: Victoria.Wells@phe.gov.uk

Snomed CT in Primary Care: Implications for NHS Healthchecks

The webinar, chaired by Slade Carter, Deputy National Lead, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Team provides an update on the transition from Read to SNOMED CT and guidance for commissioners.

Guest speakers include Tracy Davis, Senior Project Manager, Primary Care SNOMED CT Transition and Denise Downs, Senior Terminology Implementation and Education Specialist, NHS Digital.

Click here to download the presentation.

For more information or queries, please see the NHS Digital website or email: snomedprimarycare@nhs.net

October 2017

NHS Health Check and Diabetes Prevention Programme: alignment in the South East - Tuesday 31 October 10:30 to 11:30

The webinar will be chaired by .

This webinar, chaired by Nicky Saynor, Health and Wellbeing Programme Manager, PHE South East provides an opportunity to hear about the challenges and opportunities for alignment of the two programmes in the South East. Guest speakers include; Tory Lawrence, Public Health Improvement Specialist, Brighton and Hove City Council  Public Health Team; Liz Labrum, Public Health Lead, Surrey County Council Public Health Team; Stephen Pinel,  Health Improvement Principle, Oxfordshire County Council Public Health Team and; Nicky Jonas, NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme Lead, SE Clinical Network.

Click here  to download the presentation. 

The National Cardiovascular Intelligence Network resources and how to make the most of them

Rachel Clark, National Lead: National Cardiovascular Intelligence Network; James Hollinshead: Principal Public Health Intelligence Analyst, Knowledge and Intelligence Team (East Midlands), PHE; and John Lomas: Public Health Intelligence Analyst, Knowledge and Intelligence National Team, PHE join chair Chair Dr Catherine Lagord, Analyst, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention team, PHE to discuss the NCVIN resources that are available.

July 2017

Health coaching

Dr Penny Newman, Medical Director, Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust, and NHS Innovation Fellow, NHSE, UCL Partners, HEE discusses how health coaching can improve the health and wellbeing of individuals through the use of evidence-based conversation, clinical interventions and strategies.

Chair: Dr Matt Kearney

Click here  to download the presentation.

May 2017

NHS Health Check Information Governance

Slade Carter, PHE CVD Prevention deputy national lead and Robert Kyffin, PHE Data and Information Policy and Partnerships Lead, discusses the latest NHS Health Check Information Governance and Data Flow document.

Chair: Slade Carter

Click here to download the presentation

April 2017

Physical Activity and the new One You App

Mike Brannan, PHE Deputy National Lead for Adult Health and Wellbeing and David Shaw, PHE Partnerships Marketing Lead discusses the latest updates in physical activity and highlights the new Active 10 app to track brisk walking.

Chair: Polly Kwok, PHE

Click here to download the presentation

March 2017

NHS Health Check Health Equity Audit Guidance

Nicky Saynor, PHE South East Health Improvement Manager; Liz Labrum, Surrey County Council Public Health Lead; Ellen Bloomer, Brighton & Hove City Council Public Health Registrar ; Gerrard Abi-Aad, Kent County Council Head of Health Intelligence; and Melanie Earlam, PHE Yorkshire & Humber Health Improvement Manager; discusses the latest NHS Health Check Health Equity Audit Guidance and their experience of using it in their areas.  

Chair: Meritxell Rosell, PHE

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NHS Supply Chain

Chris Coltman, Buyer-Pathology from NHS Supply Chain discusses NHS Supply Chain, point of care testing and how you can get involved. 

Chair: Katherine Thompson, PHE

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The team does not and cannot offer clinical advice. If you have any urgent medical enquiries we urge you to contact your GP, or NHS Direct at www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk or by calling 0845 4647. In an emergency call 999