HERON 2018 will include presentations, workshops, discussion, art and more on the theme of ‘current and future directions in health equality research and action’ from researchers, community organisations, and healthcare representatives. The conference will take a future-orientated perspective to explore how we can learn from present research and tackle inequalities through future research and action. For more information, see the HERON website.

The event will include presentations on the following themes - click here to submit an oral or poster presentation:

  • Discrimination and health or health service use

  • Intersectional approaches in health equality research and action

  • Marginalised social status and health

  • Young people’s health

  • Future directions in health equalities research

Also, workshops will be hosted in parallel on the following topics - click here to apply to host a workshop:

  • The role of research and advocacy, potentials and pitfalls

  • Current thinking in health inequality theories

  • Community based participatory research/young people’s participatory action research

  • The future of health inequalities intervention design and evaluation

***The deadline for submissions to present or host a workshop is 16th July 2018***

We look forward to seeing you there.

The HERON team