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Mental health in higher education

19 Nov 2020, 09:30 - 17:00
20 Tavistock Square
United Kingdom

The conference will explore how institutions can develop and implement a whole university approach to mental health to create a supportive and healthy environment for students and staff to live, learn, and work.

Who should attend?

This conference will be useful for all university staff thinking about developing, renewing, or implementing their mental health strategies. Anyone with an interest in this subject area is welcome to attend. Some job titles who may find the event particular useful are:

  • Deputy Vice-Chancellors
  • Pro-Vice Chancellors Education or Student Experience
  • Director/Head of Student Services
  • Director/Head of Student Support and Wellbeing
  • Student mental health researchers
  • Head of Counselling/Counselling Manager
  • Safeguarding and Wellbeing Managers
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Adviser/Co-ordinators/Officers
  • Lecturers/senior lecturers, or other teaching roles
  • Student unions
  • Technology companies
  • NHS

If you have any questions about this or any other of our events, please contact us on or 07500 441505.

We have a range of sponsorship opportunities available at this event. Please contact Esther Dudley, Head of Events and Engagement for information, tel: 07500 441501; email:

Coronavirus information

At the time of writing, UUK is planning to resume events and conferences in autumn 2020. We take the health of safety of our delegates, speakers and staff extremely seriously, and please note that all of our events will be run in line with government and public health advice, which we are constantly monitoring. Should this event be cancelled due to government advice, we will deliver the event online or endeavour to rearrange this event for a future date. You will also have the option for a refund.

Esther Dudley

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK


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