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ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Craig Lister

ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Craig Lister

17 January 2013

Craig Lister, public health manager at NHS Bedforshire discusses the importance of building stronger links between the NHS and the physical activity sector, in order to ensure that excecise itself is used more regularly as a prescription for various different health problems.

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Women with family history of breast cancer 'should take tamoxifen' guidance has said for the first time

Women with family history of breast cancer 'should take tamoxifen' guidance has said for the first time

17 January 2013

Middle aged women at high risk of breast cancer due to their family history should have annual screening and take tamoxifen as preventive measure, 'historic' new guidance has said for the first time.

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ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Kate Walsh

ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Kate Walsh

17 January 2013

Kate Walsh, Team GB hockey captain and London 2012 bronze medalist interviewed by ukactive Chairman Fred Turok. Topics discussed include: hockey programmes embracing Olympic legacy; how to get 85% inactive girls involved in sport; looking healthy vs. being healthy; the importance of education to inform on matters of nutrition, physical activity etc.

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ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Neil King

ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Neil King

17 January 2013

Neil King, commercial director of Everyone Active (SLM Ltd.) being interviewed by ukactive Chairman Fred Turok. Topics under discussion include: the synergy between Everyone Active and ukactive; the importance of working with community partners; the necessity of having clear lines of career progression within the sector as a whole.

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ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Sally Gunnell

ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Sally Gunnell

17 January 2013

Former Olympian Sally Gunnell talks about the benefits of physical activity for everyday living and the importance of engaging young people in sport as part of the Olympic Legacy.

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ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Nick Jones

ukactive Summit speaker interviews: Nick Jones

17 January 2013

Deputy Director of Communications and Head of Digital at Number 10 and Cabinet Office talks about the benefits of social media and how it can be used to get people more active.

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Why leadership will make or break public health for local government

Why leadership will make or break public health for local government

17 January 2013

Earlier this month the government announced that total public health spending in 2013-14 would be set at £2.66bn, rising to £2.79bn in 2014-15. This is an increase on the initial baseline estimate which was £2.2bn for the first year.

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