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The conference Mental health and wellbeing in detention centres: prison health is public health which is held on April 18 and 19, is fully booked. Therefore, as a last decision, we are very happy to announce that the plenary sessions of the conference will be live streamed, to allow for as many people as possible to join us.

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Day I: Thursday April 18

09:00 – 09:30: Official opening
09:30 – 09:50: Keynote I | Criminal justice and mental health: international and Dutch perspective by Michiel van der Wolf
09:50 – 10:10: Keynote II | Mental Health and Human Rights in Detention Centres by Elena Kountouri Tapiero
10:10 – 10:30: Keynote III | Meaningful engagement of people with lived experience by Piet Broenland
10:30 – 11:00: Coffee & tea break
11:00 – 12:00: Plenary theme session I: Epidemiology and risk factors of mental health and wellbeing in detention centres (Elena Leclerc, Daniel Lopez Acuna, Filipa Alves da Costa and Liesbeth Vandam) 
12:00 – 16:45: No livestream
16:45 – 17:15: Summary report & closing remarks

Day II: Friday April 19

09:00 – 10:00: Effective strategies in health promotion and disease prevention for mental health and substance abuse in detention centres (Thomas Martinelli, Anja Busse, Éamonn O’Moore and Maha Aon)
10:00 – 10:30: Coffee & tea break
10:30 – 11:30: Effective treatment and rehabilitation strategies in mental health and substance abuse in detention centres (Heino Stöver, Ledia Lazeri, Kate Davies and Joost Walraven)
12:00 – 15:25: No livestream
15:25 – 16:00: Summary report, poster award & closing remarks