Conferences

The MOCHA project is involved in a number of conferences and scientific meetings. Find out more about where we have presented and upcoming conferences here.

MOCHA final conference

Auditorium, University of Leiden - Schouwburgstraat, Schouwburgstraat 2, 2511 VA, The Hague, The Netherlands    15 November, 2018 - 16 November, 2018

Our large EU Horizon 2020 Research Project has for three years been working to identify and critically assess all aspects of primary health care provision for children of all ages in the 30 EU and EEA countries.  The work by 20 scientific partners concludes at the end of November, based on evidence from all 30 […]

18th International Conference on Integrated Care 2018

Utrecht, Netherlands    23 May, 2018 - 25 May, 2018

Dr Danielle Jansen presented MOCHA work at ICIC18 – 18th International Conference on Integrated Care, Utrecht on the 23-25 May 2018. The poster: Integrated school health services in Europe: an overview, explored the work MOCHA has completed on school health services and the interface with primary care for school-aged children in the EU and EEA.

08th Annual Children’s Nursing Research Conference

Temple Street, Dublin    20 March, 2018 - 20 March, 2018

Our WP2 team in Dublin had a large presence at the 8th Annual Nursing Research Conference in Temple Street Children’s University Hospital in Dublin on the 20th March 2018. The theme of the conference was Transforming Children’s Nursing Practice through Innovative Research and Quality Improvement. As such it was very pertinent to the groundbreaking work […]

European Federation of Nurse Educators (FINE)

University of Malta – Valletta Campus    21 February, 2018 - 23 February, 2018

Professor Anne Clancy (Uit, The Arctic University of Norway) gave an oral and poster presentation at The European Federation of Nurse Educators conference (FINE) 21st to 23rd of February 2018 in Malta. The oral presentation, described nurses’ preparedness to deliver care to children with complex health care needs (CHCNs) in Europe. Prof Clancy discussed the […]

World Congress of the International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH)

New Delhi, India    27 October, 2017 - 29 October, 2017

Professor Pierre-Andre Michaud brought his MOCHA research to the International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) World Congress in New Delhi, India on the 27-29th October, 2017. The MOCHA poster: A Model of Training Strategy to Improve Adolescent Care, Development and Health attracted a great deal of attention and questions about our project. In addition to […]

International Society for Quality and Safety in Healthcare (ISQua)

QEII Building, Westminster, London    1 October, 2017 - 4 October, 2017

MOCHA was well represented at the recent International Society for Quality in Healthcare (ISQua) conference in London, in October conference in London, held on the 2nd – 4th October. The theme of this year’s conference was Learning at the System Level to Improve Healthcare Quality and Safety, a focus that is of high relevance to the project. Dr […]

64th Quality of Childhood Meeting

EU Parliament, Rue Wiertz 60, Brussels,     11 April, 2017 - 11 April, 2017

Professor Michael Rigby and Dr Denise Alexander presented MOCHA work at the 64th Quality of Childhood meeting at the EU Parliament in Brussels, hosted by MEP Hannu Takkula (Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe, Finland) on the 11th April 2017. The presentation was entitled Primary Health Care for Children in Europe. […]

5th Community Social Pediatrics Symposium

CENTRE DES SCIENCES OF MONTRÉAL 2 Commune Street W., Montréal    25 May, 2017 - 26 May, 2017

Professor Mitch Blair has been invited to speak at the 5th Community Social Pediatrics Symposium in Montreal Canada on the 25th and 26th May 2017. The theme of the symposium is Children’s vulnerabilities: understanding and addressing health inequalities. Professor Blair will speak alongside Dr Gilles Julien, Professor Gerry McHale and Dr Melanie Berry at the […]

European Health Management Association Conference 2017

Bocconi University, Via Roberto Sarfatti, 25, Milan 20100    13 June, 2017 - 15 June, 2017

We are delighted to have all three papers submitted to the European Health Management Annual Conference accepted for presentation. Topics covered will be Child Migrant Health Policy; E-Health Policy for Children; and Measurement of the Strength of Children’s Primary Care.

International Conference on Integrated Care

University College Dublin    8 May, 2017 - 10 May, 2017

MOCHA is delighted to report that our Work Package 2 on Complex Care for Children has a full workshop accepted for the International Conference on Integrated Care. Led by Dr. Austin Warters, our social care expert, consideration of Integration of health and social care for children with complex health conditions: an assessment of the policy […]

Medical Informatics Europe / Informatics for Health 2017

Manchester Central    24 April, 2017 - 26 April, 2017

MOCHA will be well represented in presenting research findings at the Medical Informatics Europe / Informatics for Health conference in Manchester in April. From Dr Grit Kuehne and Prof Michael Rigby have two papers accepted. Why are Children’s Interests Invisible in European National E-Health Strategies? reports on country agent replies on this topic, while Towards […]

European Forum for Primary Care conference

Casa do Medico, Rua Delfim Maia, 405 · 4200-256 Porto    24 September, 2017 - 26 September, 2017

MOCHA PI Prof. Mitch Blair will be leading a MOCHA workshop at the European Forum for Primary Care conference in Porto in September.This year the conference theme is: The Citizen Voice in Primary Care; a social commitment to ‘health for all’. It is an important event focussing on making primary care modern and accessible to […]

Arctic Light E-Health Conference

Luleå, Norrbotten, Sweden    1 February, 2017 - 2 February, 2017

MOCHA will be active at ALEC – the Arctic Light E-Health Conference in Lulea, northern Sweden, on 1-2 February 2017. This is an event which brings together politicians, policy makers, professionals, and the e-health sector. Prof. Michael Rigby, Deputy PI and leader of the Electronic Health Records work package, will provide presentations and contribute to […]

17th International Conference on Integrated Care (8-10th May, Dublin, Ireland)

Dublin, Ireland    8 May, 2017 - 10 May, 2017

The 17th International Conference on Integrated Care is to be held in Dublin, Ireland 08 to 10 May 2017. The conference is entitled: “Building a platform for integrated care: delivering change that matters to people”: MOCHA is delighted to report that our Work Package 2 research on Complex Care for Children has a full workshop […]

Designing Systems That Work for Children with Complex Health Care Needs

Washington, DC. Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health    7 December, 2015 - 8 December, 2015

Dr Maria Berry from University College Dublin, and Dr Jay Berry from the Boston Children’s Hospital are invited to this meeting to take place late in 2015. The meeting is sponsored by the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health, whose goal is to improve systems of care for children with special health care needs, in […]

European Association for Children in Hospitals (EACH) annual meeting.

Stockholm    1 October, 2015 - 2 October, 2015

Dr Maria Brenner has been invited to this meeting on invitation from the coordinator of the EACH group as a result of the productive European forum on rights of child (June 2015) meeting with reference to work on children’s experiences in hospitals and at home.

9th European forum on the rights of the child.

Brussels    2 June, 2015 - 4 June, 2015

Dr Maria Brenner was invited to this forum at the very beginning of the MOCHA project, where the important issue of child rights and the right to health and health care were discussed. Papers from the forum are available from: http://ec.europa.eu/justice/fundamental-rights/rights-child/european-forum/ninth-meeting/index_en.htm Prioritising access to justice for all children in Europe and Beyond. Brussels 3 June […]