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Citizens, Your Health, Your Health Data, Genomics and the Future
On 24th June 2011, patients, clinicians and managers from Tameside & Glossop and further afield came together to discuss the importance of our health, our data, genomics and the future. Hosted by Manor House Patient Participation Group and Haughton Thornley Patient Participation Group in Glossop, the meeting was an opportunity for us to understand the issues in a relaxed atmosphere.

Interlude 1

The Planet and DNA

Music and words composed by George Milburn. Spoken by Melvyn Warhurst

The House of Lords report 2009

By Dr Richard Fitton

Biobank - a participant's experience

By Sheila Mills

Click here to watch a video by the BBC on the UK Biobank

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By William Foster

Records Management and The Records Lifecyle and discussion

By Dr Richard Fitton

Interlude 2

The Planet and the Holocene

Music and words composed by George Milburn. Spoken by Melvyn Warhurst

Health Technology, Genomics & Social Responsibility

by Julie Barnes

The epidemic of obesities and consequences: a catastrophe ?

Dr Richard Fitton


By Julie Barnes

Citizens presenting their family histories

by Dr William Goldthorpe

Health Interfaces for Citizens

by Glen Griffiths

Processing Health Data

By Dr Amir Hannan & Margaret Rickson

Handling my Family's Healthcare & Data

By Yvonne Bennett

Consent, Data Protection Act and Partnership of Trust

by Dr Amir Hannan

Questions and Answers

The following 2 interludes had been planned to be delivered on the day. But as time ran out, they were recorded at a later date with a small patient audience to discuss the conclusion to the day and how data and in particular health data can lead to sustaining the planet.

Please feel free to send emails to Dr Richard Fitton on richard.fitton1@btopenworld.com if you have any further questions. 

Programme for the Day

June 24th Bradbury House, Market Street, Glossop 

09.00 – 09.10 Welcome - Mayor of High Peak and The Glossop Chronicle

09.10 – 09.25 Interlude 1 - "The Planet and DNA” 

09.30 - 09.50 "HOUSE OF LORDS Report Genomic Medicine”

09.50 - 10.10 UK Biobank

10.10 - 10.30  "The life cycle of records and creating a family history”

10.30 – 11.00 Discussion – Citizens’ roles in the processing of genomic data


11.20 – 11.35 Interlude 2 "The Planet and the Holocene”

11.40 – 12.00 ‘Health, technology, genomics and Social Responsibility’

12.00 - 12.20 "Resourcing diabetes and its’ future economic burden”

12.20 - 12.40 "Stress, lifestyle and diabetes – a case study’

12.40 - 13.00 Citizens presenting their family histories

13.50 – 14.10 "Health interfaces for citizens”

14.10 – 14.30 "Processing health data”

14.30 – 14.50 "Handling my family’s health care and data”

15.10 – 15.30 "Consent, the Data Protection Act and a partnership of trust”  

15.30 – 16.00 – Discussion 


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