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LGA Measles webinar 13 Feb 3pm

Date: Tuesday, 06th Feb 2024 | Category: Uncategorised

The LGA is hosting a free webinar next week for elected members and local government officers on the current measles outbreak. More information and registration details below:

 Measles cases on the rise: information for officers and local councillors

Tuesday 13 February 2024

 3:00 – 4:00pm

 Join Dr Thom Waite, Deputy CMO, Ruth Tennant, Director of Public Health, Solihull Council, and Dr Vanessa Saliba, Consultant Epidemiologist for Immunisations, UKHSA, in this webinar to find out more about the current situation, dispel any myths and advocate for a whole systems approach to manage community cases and clusters, raise community awareness and promote MMR uptake. This session is an invaluable opportunity for councils and their teams to understand the current situation and their role in addressing the challenges posed by the rise in measles cases.

 Sign up here.

 This is a virtual Zoom webinar and is not being recorded.   

 Please feel free to share with your networks.

 Kind regards,

 Emily

 Emily Hackett

Adviser – Public Health

Local Government Association

 Email: emily.hackett@local.gov.uk 

18 Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P 3HZ

@LGAWellbeing