Joining up physical and mental health care: Time to deliver for patients and service users

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Event overview

With the aim of bringing together physical and mental health professionals, commissioners and policy-makers, this conference provided understanding and insight into the benefits of integrating physical and mental health services and how this can be achieved.


Angela Camber, Patient Representative, British Heart Foundation
What would integrated care look like from a service user perspective?

Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP
Why it's so important to join up physical and mental health services

Chris Naylor, Senior Fellow Health Policy, The King's Fund
Bringing together mental and physical health: a new frontier for integrated care

Geraldine Strathdee, National Clinical Director, Mental Health, NHS England
Integrating physical and mental health

Professor Michael Sharpe, Professor of Psychological Medicine, University of Oxford
Integrated care for the acute hospital: The Oxford story

Dr Christopher Hilton, Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Liaison psychiatry: supporting mental health in the acute setting

Professor Allan House, Professor of Liaison Psychiatry, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
Challenges in integrating physical and mental health care

Tim Kent, Primary Care Service Lead, Consultant Psychotherapist and Social Worker, Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Julian Stern, Consultant Psychiatrist in Psychotherapy, Deputy Director (CQC) of Adult and Forensic Services ; and Service Lead, Adult Complex Needs Services, Tavistock Centre
Integration in primary care the Tavistock model

Kate Dale, ‚ÄéMental/Physical Health Project Lead, Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust and The Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) Yorkshire and Humber
Improving the quality of physical health checks

Dr Myra Stern, Consultant, Respiratory Physician Integrated Care, Whittington Hospital NHS Trust
Dr Munira Blacking, Psychiatrist, Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Celia Bielawski, Consultant Physician, Care of Older People, Foundation Training Programme Director, Whittington Hospital NHS Trust
Whittington-Highgate Integrated Physical Liaison Service

Dr Anne Doherty, Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Carol Gayle, Clinical Lead for Diabetes, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Professor Khalida Ismail, Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine, King's College London
3 Dimensions for Diabetes

Dr Sarah Burlinson, Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust
Anne Browne, Executive Director/Consultant Nurse, Pennine MSK Partnership Ltd
Delivering a bio-psychosocial approach for pain in the Pennines