The Institute is delighted to announce its research conference being held on 16 February 2016 in London, in conjunction with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).

Opening the Door: Opportunities for health visitor engagement in clinical research is a network event to explore how health visitors can be involved in clinical research and support changes in service delivery in the community setting. The iHV has been fortunate to have been offered sponsorship by NIHR for the first meeting of the iHV community.

Date: 16 February 2017

Venue: etc.venues Victoria, London

The event provides an opportunity to not only meet with colleagues in the iHV network, but to celebrate ten years of the NIHR and to participate in a critical look forward with senior colleagues to its future development.

The Institute of Health Visiting is delighted to announce that bookings are now open for its first Clinical Conference being held in Birmingham on Tuesday, 7 March 2017.


Mastering evidence-based practice in health visiting‘ is a high quality clinically-focused conference with a range of masterclasses for all health visitors.

Full programme details are now available with leading speakers and experts, masterclasses and peer-to-peer networking opportunities.



Delegate places are available to book now – including members’ discount and early bird rates.


  • iHV Members: £125 (early bird £95)
  • iHV Non-Members: £155 (early bird £125)

Book before midnight Friday 31 January 2017 to secure your early bird rates.  Places are limited and on a first come, first served basis.

Four ways to book – choose the easiest way for you:

  • Download and return the completed registration form to: Profile Productions Ltd, Boston House, 69 – 75 Boston Manor Road, Brentford, Middlesex TW8 9JJ
  • Book online
  • Call: 020 3725 5840
  • Email direct to: [email protected]

The venue:

Conference Aston, Birmingham