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Workshop on COVID-19 health inequalities in Europe – 29th September 2021

Online Workshop
Impacts of COVID-19 on health inequalities in Europe
September 29, 2021
10:00 – 13:00 CEST
Registration link: here

Programme

10:00-10:05 | Welcome and purpose of the workshop FEAM Board Member (TBC)

10:05-10:30 | Assessing the impacts and learning of the pandemic in terms of health inequalities
Giuseppe Costa, Full professor of Public Health at the Medical School of the University of Turin, Department of Biological and Clinical Science, Federation of European Academies of Medicine

10:30-10:40 | Introduction and presentation of rapid review of the literature on socioeconomic and ethnic inequalities
Federation of European Academies of Medicine (TBC)

10:40-10:50 | Impacts on vulnerable populations (migrants and refugees): results from the ApartTogether survey

Ilse Derluyn, Professor, University of Ghent, Department of Social Work and Social Pedagogy, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences
Eva Spiritus-Berdeen, Ph.D. Student, University of Ghent, Department of Social Work and Social Pedagogy, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences

10:50-11:00 | Impacts on vulnerable populations (homeless populations): results from the ECHO study
Simon Ducarroz, Ph.D., Research Fellow, Pierre Louis Institute for Epidemiology and Public Health (IPLESP/ INSERM UMR_S 1136), Department of Social Epidemiology (ERES)

11:00-11:10 | Data on socioeconomic and ethnic inequalities in Europe: issues and gaps

Maria Melchior, Research Director, French National Institute of Health and Medical Research

11:10-11:20 | Gathering data on health inequalities: reflections from the UK experience (advantages and potential issues with the systematic collection of socioeconomic, race, ethnicity data);
Nikita Simpson, Ph.D., London School of Economics, Department of Anthropology

11:20-11:40 | Questions & Answers

11:40-11:55 | Coffee Break 11:55-12:25 | 4 Breakout sessions

(1) inequalities in COVID-19 health outcomes;
(2) mental health inequalities;
(3) inequalities in access to healthcare;
(4) vaccine inequalities

12:25-12:50 | Plenary discussion

12:50-13:00 | Closing remarks

FEAM Board Member (TBC)

If you have any queries please contact Laure Guillevic: laure.guillevic@feam.eu

Please find the PDF version of the agenda, here.

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