Evaluating Gambling in the UK

Work Programme for the Gambling Related Harm APPG – Autumn 2020

The APPG is today announcing its work programme for the Autumn. Additional sessions may be scheduled.

The Gambling Review – Next Steps – 29th Sept 2020 – (Attendance by invite only)

Children and Gambling – 15th October – 9 – 10am

  • James Miller – President, bacta
  • Prof Samantha Thomas – Professor, Public Health, Deakin University
  • Dr Philip Newall – Postdoctoral Researcher, Experimental Gambling Research Laboratory, CQ University
  • Dr Henrietta Bowden-Jones – Neuroscience Researcher working as Consultant Psychiatrist in Addictions

Children and Gambling: Lootboxes – 3rd November – 2:30 – 3:30pm

  • Dr David Zendle – Computer Science Lecturer at the University of York
  • Aaron Mansfield – Health and Wellbeing Manager for Young People at the Royal Society for Public Health
  • Louisa Mason – Senior Policy and Communications Executive at the Royal Society for Public Health and Gambling Health Alliance Lead

Children and Gambling: National Lottery – 4th November – 3 – 4pm

  • Nigel Railton – Chief Executive, Camelot

Gambling and Lockdown – 10th November – 2 – 3:15pm

  • Dr Henrietta Bowden Jones – Neuroscience Researcher working as Consultant Psychiatrist in Addictions
  • Dr Heather Wardle – London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • Neil McArthur – Chief Executive, Gambling Commission
  • Matthew Hickey – Chief Executive, Gordon Moody Association
  • Kam Atwal – Research Specialist, Advertising Standards Authority (ASA)
  • Andrew Taylor – Regulatory Policy Executive, Committee on Advertising Practise, ASA

Women and Gambling – 8th December – 2:30 – 3:30pm