The Scottish Health Protection Network are facilitating a Health Protection Update day on Wednesday, 6th December 2023 at COSLA, Verity House, 19 Haymarket Yards, Edinburgh, EH12 5BH.  This event aims to update Scottish Health Protection Network members and associated colleagues in relation to current and future health protection activities and topics.

 Format of the day 

Plenary sessions with keynote speakers. 

Parallel sessions on: 

  • • Sexual Health and Blood Borne Viruses; 
  • • Travel and International Health; 
  • • Gastrointestinal and Zoonoses; 
  • • Respiratory Infections; 
  • • Vaccination; 
  • • Environmental Public Health; 
  • • Antimicrobial Resistance & Healthcare Associated Infection; 
  • • Public Health Microbiology; 
  • • Emergency Preparedness, Resilience and Response; 

Please note there will be no charge to attend this training, but places are limited and will be allocated to ensure a multidisciplinary audience with geographical representation.  Please note that online joining facilities will be available and the sessions will be recorded.

 Registration will be from 09:00 to 9:30am and the programme will run from 9.30am-4.45 pm. 

To register your interest in attending either in person or virtually please go to: by Friday 27th October 2023 

You will be advised week commencing 6th November 2023 if you have been allocated a place. 

For queries and further information please contact: 

Please see attached a flyer for your information.



  • Event Date
    06/12/2023 9:30 am
  • Event End Date
    06/12/2023 4:45 pm
  • Event Location
    COSLA, Verity House, 19 Haymarket Yards, Edinburgh, EH12 5BH
  • Additional Files