Science and health lectures for 11 and 12 year olds

16 December, 2022

We are privileged to be providing six half termly lectures to 11 and 12 year olds at an academy in Sheffield. The last one is on health portals and maybe we will include tbe concept of lifelong "patient" development through the use of patient portals.

Lecture 1. 46 billion year tineline of Sun, Earth, nature and life.

Lecture 2. 7 million year history of hominids, technology and environment manipulation

Lecture 3. History of life scienxes and medicine

Lecture 4. The 20 chapters of the International Classification of diseases as a model for personal lifelong health management

Lecture 5. NCDs and their relationship to modern environment, retail and climate change

Lecture 6. patient portals and access to personal health records linked to health information.

Two other doctors and a general practice manager are helping with these.


HIFA profile: Richard Fitton is a retired family doctor - GP. Professional interests: Health literacy, patient partnership of trust and implementation of healthcare with professionals, family and public involvement in the prevention of modern lifestyle diseases, patients using access to professional records to overcome confidentiality barriers to care, patients as part of the policing of the use of their patient data Email address: richardpeterfitton7 AT