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Social Policy in an Ageing Society

LSE Health and Social Care seminar

Date: Thursday 9 June 2011 
Time: 3-5pm
Venue:  Thai Theatre, New Academic Building
Speakers: Dr Jose-Luis Fernandez, Professor Julien Forder, Philipp Hessel, Dr Tiziana Leone, Raphael Wittenberg
Discussant: Professor Mike Murphy
Chair: Professor Martin Knapp

Update Wednesday 8 June 4.30pm, please note that this event has been moved to the Thai Theatre in the New Academic Building.


Welcome from Chair - Professor Martin Knapp (co-director LSE Health and Social Care)

The effect of "social participation" on the subjective and objective health status of the over 50: evidence from SHARE - Dr Tiziana Leone and Philipp Hessel (LSE Health)

The economics and fiscal sustainability of long-term care for older people - Raphael Wittenberg (PSSRU, LSE)

The impact of budget cuts on social care services for older people - Dr Jose-Luis Fernandez and Professor Julien Forder (PSSRU, LSE and Kent) 

Discussant: Professor Mike Murphy (LSE)

Website: http://www2.lse.ac.uk/LSEHealthAndSocialCare/Home.aspx  

This event is free and open to all but pre-registration is required as places are limited. Please register by emailing lsehsc@lse.ac.uk.

Contact via e-mail lsehsc@lse.ac.uk or call 020 7955 6238 or 020 7955 6840.

This event is supported by the LSE HEIF 4 Bid Fund.

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