Health Events and Conferences

Health Events and Conferences



Each year, One Dance UK’s Healthier Dancer Programme (HDP) organises a conference highlighting key issues in health, fitness and well-being for the dance profession.

COMING UP in 2018…

23 and 24 November 2018 – One Dance UK’s annual conference season will be hosted in Leeds. Spanning several key dance spaces in Leeds, the conference will take place at venues in the Quarry Hill area, including Northern Ballet and Yorkshire Dance, and at Leeds Beckett University. The conference theme is ‘Leading the way – a stronger future for dance’ and will create a vibrant platform for educational and networking opportunities, inspirational speakers, discussion and debate.

February/March 2019 – Dancers’ Health Networking Event Our bi-annual networking event will be held in London in Spring 2019. Members attend free.


Session lead by Dr Benjamin Rosenblatt at HDP Strength and Conditioning Conference 2015. Photo by Erin Brown-John.

Session lead by Dr Benjamin Rosenblatt at HDP Strength and Conditioning Conference, 2015. Photo by Erin Brown-John.

Previous Healthier Dancer Programme conferences:

One Dance UK


Dance UK (became One Dance UK in April 2016)

Videos, programmes, reports, and abstracts from many of these conferences are available via the links above or on our resources pages.

Also available in ‘resources’ are informative reports of other dance medicine and science conferences that have taken place around the world over the years.