Book Launch & Talk: COVID-19 and Co-production in Health and Social Care

Access: The Health Foundation provided funding to make this book open access. It will be available digitally as an e-book without fee and accessible to all.


4:00-4:05 (5mins): Introduction to event

Chair: Mary Chambers

4:05-4:15 (10mins): Introduction to the book: editors explain the aims and ambitions of the book

Speaker: Josephine Ocloo

4:15-4:45 (30mins): Author presentations (5mins per speaker and 2mins for intros by chair/change overs)

1. Are we there yet? Co-production and Black Thrive's journey towards race equity in mental health

Speaker: Natalie Creary

2. Disabled People's Deaths Don't Count: how a protected characteristic offered Disabled people little protection during this pandemic

Speakers: Ellen Clifford and Mark Dunk

3. Against Violence and Abuse: gender-based violence and the need for co-production with women with experience.

Speakers: Lucy Allwright and Naima Iqbal, Against Violence and Abuse (AVA)

4. Going remote: using technology to co-produce homeless health research

Speakers: Spike Hudson and Andy Guise

4:45-5:05 (20mins): Chair hosts Q&A session

5:05-5:15 (10mins): What needs to be done now: editors talk about overarching themes from book and next steps for addressing them

Speaker: Meerat Kaur

5:15: Session ends