University of Hertfordshire / Hertfordshire County Council Public Health Master Class: Addiction 

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University of Hertfordshire / Hertfordshire County Council Public Health Master Class: Addiction

9 October 2019, 2.00pm to 4.00pm, University of Hertfordshire, Russel Lane Campus.

This Masterclass will focus on areas relevant to body image disorders, exercise addiction and the use of enhancement drugs.

Speakers:

  • Dr Ornella Corazza, PhD is a Reader in Substance Addictions and Behaviours and MD Programme Director at the University of Hertfordshire, with an interest in behavioural addictions and substance misuse. Results of her work have been presented in over a hundred peer-reviewed publications, various books and numerous invited lectures. She serves as an expert advisor for the United Nation Office on Drugs and Crime, the World Anti-Doping Agency, among national and international agencies.
  • Andrea Corbett, PGCE is a British Champion natural pro bodybuilder and Founder and Director of FOCUS CIC. She will be sharing her own life experiences with bodybuilding and mental health.

This session is aimed at professionals and organisations that work within mental health and wellbeing, the Public Health workforce including GPs and schools. It will be of interest to the voluntary and charitable sectors; policy makers; researchers, commissioners and academics with an interest in addiction.

This event is free for all relevant professionals working in Hertfordshire, whether statutory, private or voluntary sector.

To register, or to find further information please visit the Eventbrite page (password: publichealth123)

Please direct any queries regarding this event to publichealth@hertfordshire.gov.uk

 

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