Increasing Irish Sea co-operation amongst social prescribing stakeholders

Posted on 28 Apr 2022

Increasing Irish Sea co-operation amongst social prescribing stakeholders in research and practice consensus...

These events are open to all to attend, whether you are researcher, academic, work in H&SC or CVS, or just have an interest in social prescribing.

All events will be held on Microsoft Teams and a link will be shared with those registered.

Event 1 ShowcaseMonday 16 May 10:00am – 12:00pm

This event will be an opportunity for individuals in Wales, Scotland, Ireland, and the Isle of Man to showcase their social prescribing related research and developments to each other.

We are asking for contributions from people working within all sectors/professions who wish to showcase their work.

These contributions can be in the following formats:

  1. Slideshow presentation - – 10 minutes for presentation + 5 minutes for questions.
  2. Poster presentations – 5 minutes for presentation 2 minutes for questions
  3. Short films (approximately 2 minutes) and/or posters to be displayed during the midway break.

We will create a dedicated page on our Wales School for Social Prescribing Research (WSSPR) website which will provide links to all work showcased at the event.

We aim to showcase work that falls under the five themes of social prescribing research within WSSPR but will also incorporate work that works falls outside these themes. The five themes include: Evaluation, Social Value, Workforce & Education, Well-Being, Green and Blue Spaces, and the Arts (GABS+).

Should you wish to present or submit your work for showcasing please email:

Registration to attend all the events is via Eventbrite with links below.

Register for Event 1.   

Event 2 Research Priorities 26 May 10:00am – 12:00pm

The focus of the second event will be to will be to develop research priorities.

Register for Event 2.  

Event 3 Moving Forwards – 20 June 1.00pm – 3.00pm

The third event will be a forum in which an agreement can be reached on which priorities can be taken forward to work together on. 

Register for Event 3.