Event - Healthy Workplace Conference and Awards Ceremonies
9th March 2020
We were delighted to be able to welcome back Professor Dame Carol Black - Expert Adviser on Health and Work - who in addition to presenting the awards, gave us the national overview and update on Workplace Health and Professor Anthony D Woolf who presented on recent national evidence on Musculoskeletal Health in the Workplace.
Various workshops were held on;
- Dementia in the Workplace by Jo Malyon, Alzheimer’s Society
- Financial Health by Rebekah Gerry, Neyber and Margaret Schwarz, Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
- Menopause Awareness by Sara Bibb, Healthy Cornwall
- Physical activity for the management & prevention of disease by Dr Kerry Bailey, Public Health Cornwall
Five Minutes of Fame presentations were delivered by the following workplaces, sharing their best practice:
Following our workshops, the Healthy Workplace Award Ceremony rewarded and recognised local workplaces in their achievement of the Healthy Workplace Award via: Certificate, Micro, Bronze, Silver, Gold & Mentor awards and also inspire new workplaces, which are just getting started. The awards winners list can be found on our website.
18th March 2019
We were delighted to be able to welcome back for the 11th year, Professor Dame Carol Black - Expert Advisor on Health and Work - who in addition to presenting the awards, gave us the national overview and update on Workplace Health.
We ran 4 workshops on;
- Resilience & Sleep - Kevin Simpson, Clinical Psychologist and CEO Outlook South West
- Presenteeism or just present? – Allye Brown, Healthy Cornwall
- Changing the culture on Domestic Abuse- the Employers Initiative - Elizabeth Filkin
- Suicide Postvention Plan - Penn Petchey, Suicide Liaison Service
We heard from 3 workplaces, who shared their best practice;
Following the workshops, we held our official Healthy workplace Award Ceremony, which rewarded and recognised local workplaces in their achievement of the Workplace Health Award via Bronze, Silver, Gold & Mentor awards. The awards winners list can be found on our website.
The full programme and presentations from the day can also be downloaded.