Excellence in Paediatrics Annual Conference

Dr Jo Inchley was Co-Chair of the Excellence in Paediatrics (EiP) 8th Annual Conference which was held in London from eip8th-10th December.  The conference attracted delegates from over 80 countries.  Jo was invited to present findings from the HBSC study on adolescent physical activity and childhood obesity.  Also from the School of Medicine, Professor Gerry Humphris gave an invited presentation on giving reassurance to children during a health intervention, and Dr Alina Cosma gave an oral presentation on the health of migrant children in Europe and presented a poster on trends in the sexual behaviour of 15 year olds in Scotland.  Further information is available at http://conference.ineip.org/