Notes to editors
The 2002 King's Fund Lecture will be delivered by Jeremy Laurance at the Faculty of Public Health Medicine's annual conference at the Southport Theatre and Floral Hall at 6pm on Wednesday, 26 June 2002. It will be published on both organisations' web sites next month, along with the 2001 lecture by the late Professor Roy Porter.
The King's Fund is a member of the Mental Health Alliance, which will be responding to the draft Mental Health Bill jointly once it is published.
Jeremy Laurance's research was funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and is being published by Routledge in the autumn.
For media passes to the Faculty conference, please contact Chloe Underwood, head of policy and communications, on 07899 937490.
For interviews or further information about the lecture, please contact Daniel Reynolds on 020 7307 2581 or 07831 554927.