This project’s goal is to begin to redress the marginalisation of race/ethnicity and migration within public health intervention and health inequalities research in England.
June 2017 - July 2018
Equal England: Health Inequalities Knowledge Exchange Network
Research Team: Professor Clare Bambra, Dr Vicki McGowan, Professor Sarah Salway, Dr Paula Holland, Dr Anthony Laverty, Dr Matthew Egan, Professor Yoav Ben-Shlomo, Dr Stefanie Buckner, Dr Louise Lafortune, Dr Fiona Hamilton, Dr Liz Such, Dr Katja Gravenhorst
Who's involved: Fuse, University of Sheffield, LiLaC, Imperial College London, LSHTM, University of Bristol, University of Cambridge & University College London. ________________________________________________________________________________________ Collaborators: Paul Johnson PHE North, Judith Kirth PHE Health Inequalities Team, Permjeet Dhoot NHS England Equality and Inequalities Unit, Julia Burrows Director of Public Health Barnsley, Alice Wiseman Director of Public Health Gateshead, Richard Pinder Consultant in Public Health, John Hume People’s Health Trust, Jabeer Butt Race Equality Foundation, Ade Adebajo and Julie Harrison Public Representatives.
November 2019 - March 2022
The aim of the Equal England network is to expand the successful Equal North network of over 550 members to build a national community of academics, researchers, practitioners, and members of the public across England who share a common interest in addressing health and social inequalities.
In February 2014, Public Health England commissioned the Due North Report – an independent inquiry into health equity in the North. The inquiry panel brought together different expertise and perspectives from the North East, North West, and Yorkshire and Humber and produced 4 key recommendations:
The network aims to support Public Health England in taking forward the Due North Report recommendations.
Joining the network will provide you with strong links to other members with a common interest in health and social inequality. It offers:
Equal England will hold the following launch events: