Fifth EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, 16-18 October 2014, Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Programme Conference booklet (updated) Conference flyerSpeakers Pre-conference Workshops   Is an ounce of prevention still worth a pound of cure? The economics and value of prevention. The 5th EUSPR annual conference and members’ meeting took place in Palma de Mallorca, Majorca from the 16th to 18th of October 2014. With pre-conference workshops convened on the 15th October […]

Fourth EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, 13-15 November 2013, Paris, France

Understanding differences in prevention outcomes It is well known that differences in health and wellbeing within and between populations are influenced by a range of biological and social factors. However, less attention has been given to identifying how differences in these factors may influence the experiences or outcomes of prevention work. Prevention interventions and policies […]

Third EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, 6-7 December 2012, Kraków, Poland

“Common risk and protective factors, and the prevention of multiple risk behaviours” Several health related behaviours share common risk factors and comprehensive programmes could be effective by addressing them together. Health services have tended to overlook the potential for prevention to intervene between the emergence of problems or vulnerabilities early in life and manifestations, for […]

Second EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, 8-9 December 2011, Lisbon, Portugal

 “Synergy in prevention and health promotion: individual, community, and environmental approaches” Leaflet (includes the programme) Prevention is a “hard” problem. We cannot just give out medicines to change behavior, and simple approaches on their own are unlikely to be sufficient. Lifestyle behaviors most relevant for health, such as eating choices or physical activity, cannot be […]

First EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, 10-11 November 2010, Amsterdam, Netherlands

The first EUSPR conference / members’ meeting took place as a pre-conference session during the European Public Health Conference in Amsterdam on 10-11 November 2010. Can research on prevention contribute to the reduction of inequalities in health in Europe? 1st European Society for Prevention Research Conference and Members’ Meeting The historical first EUSPR conference / members’ […]