1. LEPH 2014 in Amsterdam – October 2014

    The Second International Conference on Law Enforcement and Public Health Amsterdam, The Netherlands 5-8 October 2014 Don’t leave it too late to register for this major conference. International interest is very high and this is reflected in the comprehensive, diverse and challenging conference program which has been developed with significant input from the Public Health Service of Amsterdam and the Amsterdam Police. The program is now available at http://www.lephcon.com.au/program/program-2014/ . Check it out.   There are many eminent speakers particularly relevant to Public Health professionals, teaching institutions  and researchers including: Professor Clifford Shearing, Director of Centre for Criminology, University of Cape Town: What’s been happening to policing and why doesn’t it matter. Eamonn O’Moore, Director, Public Health Executive, UK: Prisons as public health institutions. Inga Heyman, Robert Gordon University, UK.  Virtually joining forces: collaborative police and health practice and education to support those with co-morbid physical and mental health needs in police custody. James Ogloff, Director,...