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Sergeant Paul Jennings will contribute to the extensive LEPH2016 program as a Mental Health specialist at Hampshire Constabulary, UK

March 12th, 2016|

Sgt Paul Jennings is a Mental Health specialist sergeant at Hampshire Constabulary, a police service on the south coast of England.

In November 2012, Paul led Operation Serenity, the UK’s first Street Triage response team (a joint crisis response vehicle crewed by police officers and mental health crisis nurses). This award winning team still operates today […]

Chief Constable Sara Thornton, Chair of National Police Chiefs’ Council in the UK brings extensive policing and security experience to LEPH2016

March 10th, 2016|

Chief Constable Sara Thornton CBE QPM, Chair of the National Police Chiefs’ Council

Sara Thornton is the first Chair of the National Police Chiefs’ Council. Sara joined the Metropolitan Police Service in 1986 and over the next fifteen years her career alternated between operational postings in West London and strategic roles within New Scotland Yard. She […]

LEPH2016 is excited to announce The Honourable Marcia Neave AO to present in Amsterdam

March 10th, 2016|

Former Chair of the Royal Commission on Family Violence to address learnings from the investigation.

The Honourable Marcia Neave AO was a judge in the Supreme Court of Victoria, Court of Appeal division, from 2006 until her appointment as the chair of the Royal Commission into Family Violence in February 2015. The report of the Royal Commission […]

Video: Marja Lust talks about the relevance of the LEPH conference series to LGBTQ issues and invites you to LEPH2016 in Amsterdam

March 10th, 2016|

Marja Lust is part of the Pink In Blue network which is a task force of Dutch police officers — most of whom are gay, lesbian or transgender themselves — dedicated to protecting the LGBTQ community of Amsterdam. The group started unofficially in 1998 during the Amsterdam Gay Games. Of the 13,000 men and women […]

Professor Martin McKee will be a featured LEPH2016 speaker for his extensive contribution to public health

March 9th, 2016|

Martin McKee CBE MD DSc qualified in medicine in Belfast, Northern Ireland, with subsequent training in internal medicine and public health. He is Professor of European Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine where he founded the European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition (ECOHOST), a WHO Collaborating Centre. He […]

UNODC Deputy Executive Director Aldo Lale-Demoz returns to speak at the LEPH conferece series

March 9th, 2016|

Mr. Aldo Lale-Demoz was born in Bad-Godesberg, Germany and is a national of Uruguay. He has university and post-graduate degrees in economic development and international relations from The American University in Washington, D.C. He is fluent in Spanish, English, French, German and Portuguese.

From 1982 to 1985, he worked as analyst in two separate consulting firms […]

LEPH2016 Orator announced

March 8th, 2016|

The LEPH Oration will continue the tradition of highlighting a world-renowned leader from the broad fields we are working in, and help to set the scene for the conference. The inaugural Oration in 2014 was delivered by Professor Clifford Shearing, University of Cape Town.

The LEPH2016 Conference Organising Committee is honoured that eminent Canadian, Allan Rock […]

Mental health issues are a major LEPH2016 theme

February 23rd, 2016|

Niels Mulder is a Board Member of the European Community-based Mental Health Service Providers Network and will address these issues.

Read more about Niels below or on our Invited speakers page.

Prof. Dr. C.L. Mulder is a psychiatrist and professor of public mental health. He is program leader of the Epidemiological and Social Research institute at Erasmus […]

Ex-Chief of Police and now Ontario’s Deputy Minister of Community Safety to speak at LEPH2016

February 23rd, 2016|

Matt Torigian was appointed Deputy Minister of Community Safety effective June 9, 2014. In this role he also acts as Ontario’s Deputy Solicitor General.
Matt began his policing career with the Waterloo Regional Police Service in 1985 and has held progressively responsible positions until his appointment as Waterloo Region’s fifth Chief of Police on December 12, […]

Allan Rock – lawyer, former Canadian Government Minister and Diplomat and currently University President to deliver LEPH Oration

February 17th, 2016|

Allan Rock – lawyer, former Canadian Government Minister and Diplomat and currently University of Ottawa President to deliver LEPH2016 Oration.

Allan Rock has since 2008 been President of the University of Ottawa, one of Canada’s leading research universities.

A 1971 graduate of the University’s Faculty of Law, he practised for over two decades as a trial lawyer […]