Professor Gene Feder OBE

6th Helen Lester Memorial Lecture ASM 2019

Wednesday 3rd July 17.30 - 18.15

Domestic violence and Childhood Adverse Experiences: who cares?

Professor of Primary Health Care at the Centre for Academic Primary Care, Population Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, University of Bristol

Gene qualified at Guy's Hospital medical school, following a BSc in Biology and Philosophy from the University of Sussex. He trained as a GP and was a principal in Hackney for 21 years until moving to Bristol. His research started with the health and healthcare of Traveller Gypsies, followed by studies on the development and implementation of clinical guidelines, management of chronic respiratory and cardiovascular conditions in primary care and the health impact of domestic violence. Current research focuses on healthcare responses to domestic violence globally. Gene’s methodological expertise is in randomised controlled trials and systematic reviews, collaborating with epidemiologists and social scientists on cohort and qualitative studies respectively. He has chaired four NICE guideline development groups and led the WHO intimate partner violence guidelines. In 2017 was awarded an OBE for services to healthcare and victims of domestic abuse.

Public lecture

This is a public lecture in memory of Professor Helen Lester, it is open to anyone who wishes to attend even if you are not attending the main SAPC Conference 3-5 July 2019.  To request a place please complete this form.

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