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Conference schedule




9.30am - 10.20am Registration
10.00am - 10.10am


Professor Kate Williams

10.10am - 10.20am

The MREM Network: Background and Goals

Ramat Ayoola, Chair

Introducing the MREM Conference 

Kiran Bhavra and Takunda Nhiwatiwa, Conference Directors

10.20am -10.40am

Key Note Speaker: "Divided"

Dr Annabelle Sowemimo

10.40am - 11.00am

Key Note Speaker: "Antiracism Activism in the NHS"

Dr Evelyn Mensah 

11.00am - 11.15am Break 
11.15am - 12.00pm  Key Note Speaker Question Panel
12.00pm - 12.30pm

Student Panel

Representatives from Leicester, Keele, Warwick, Nottingham, Lincoln

12.30pm - 2.00pm

Lunch and Poster Presentations

Poster Presentations, Stalls, 'Racism in the NHS' documentary
(1.00pm and 1.30pm)

2.00pm - 2.45pm Workshops Session 1
2.50pm - 3.35pm Workshops Session 2
3.35pm - 3.50pm Break
3.50pm - 4.10pm

Elevate Grant Winners

Haris Muhammed and Balamrit Sokhal

4.10pm - 4.30pm

Awarding of Prizes and Vote of Thanks

Conference Team and Staff Panel

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