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ESCAPE-pain 2020 Conference - Tuesday 24th March 2020

Celebrating Success & Moving Forward Together

The Health Innovation Network are pleased to invite you to the fifth annual ESCAPE-pain conference, generously supported by the AHSN Network, Versus Arthritis and Sport England.


Venue: The Great Hall, King's College London, The Strand Campus, London WC2R 2LS, United Kingdom.

Timings: The conference agenda will run from 10.00 to 15.30 with registration tea/coffee at 09.30. There will be time for networking and discussion. Lunch and refreshments are provided. 



The event is aimed at organisations with an interest in implementing ESCAPE-pain, as well as those who are already committed to the Programme, and will celebrate the success of the many partnership organisations involved in the rapid scale-up across the UK.


Delegates will hear about:

  • different delivery models in a range of health and leisure organisations;
  • evaluation of the programme in leisure and community settings, including the impact on physical activity levels;
  • sustainability and the future plans for the programme.


The new ESCAPE-pain for backs programme will also be formally launched.


We are pleased to be able to confirm the following speakers:

  • Andy Bennett - National Clinical Director for MSK, NHS England and Improvement
  • Rebecca Jones - National Partnerships Lead, Health and Inactivity, Sport England
  • Richard Stubbs - Chief Executive Officer, Yorkshire and Humber AHSN
  • Professor Michael Hurley - Clinical Director MSK Programme, Health Innovation Network


There will also be the opportunity to hear directly from organisations who are currently delivering ESCAPE-pain, and participants who have benefitted from the programme.


We look forward to welcoming you.

Contact us for more information on hello@escape-pain.org


Webpage last reviewed: 13 March 2020

Webpage last updated: 13 March 2020