Rural Health and Care Conference 2019

5th and 6th November 2019

Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells LD2 3SY

A conference for health and care professionals, academics, practitioners, patients and the public with an interest in rural health, well-being and care.

Theme and Strands:

"Rural Resilience in Health and Care, communities and individuals"

  • Rural Population Health, Well-being and Care
  • The role of Rutal Communities in Health and Care
  • Telehealth / Telemedicine
  • Social / Green Prescribing
  • Recruitment and Retention in Rural Areas
  • New Roles and specialisms in Rural Health and Social Care
  • Education, Training and Development in Rural Areas

Plenary talks by:

  • Dr Tom Lawson, Postgraduate Medical Dean, HEIW
  • Dr Karen Sankey, Community Care Collaborative
  • Gareth Davies, Tir Dewi
  • Dr Ruth Hall, Independent Board member of HEIW
  • Dr Lisa Whittaker, Tenovus Cancer Care Research


Attendance at the Conference is £10 per day or £15 for both days, but numbers are limited therefore please register on-line to secure your place:

For more information, please contact Anna Prytherch, RHCW Project Manager by phone 01970 635918 or email anna.prytherch(at)



Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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