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6 PhD studentship opportunities

6 PhD studentship opportunities MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow 6 funded PhD studentships are available at the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow commencing in October 2017. These are 3-year positions for those who have a Masters degree, or equivalent training, […]

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ESRC Festival of Social Science short report

ESRC Festival of Social Science short report On 5th November 2016, A PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT EVENT “High-Tech Dementia: Transforming Care and Homes”, was held at the University of East Anglia’s Norwich Electronic Assistive Technology (NEAT) Suite as part of the Economic and Social Research Council’s (ESRC) 14th Annual Festival of Social […]

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Challenges Faced by Adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions Identified by ‘Mental Health Champions’ Video Series

Challenges Faced by Adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions Identified by ‘Mental Health Champions’ Video Series In partnership with a steering group of adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASCs) who have experienced mental health problems and suicidal thoughts and behaviours, a video series has been created that explores some of the […]

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CRASSH series – Images of Care and Dying

CRASSH series – Images of Care and Dying Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH) series of screen media is well adapted to the task of allowing questions about illness, death and dying to be articulated, thought through, felt and re-imagined. Though representational and fabricated, they offer […]

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The Children in Care Award

The Children in Care Award Cambridgeshire County Council Voices Matter Group wins The Children in Care Award. Cambridgeshire Children in care group Voices Matter has made a huge difference to looked-after young people and professionals. Working tirelessly to improves services for children in care and care leavers, and raise awareness of […]

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Springboard – Health of the Public 2040

Springboard – Health of the Public 2040 Springboard offers a bespoke package of support to researchers, working in the health social sciences and medical humanities, at the start of their first independent post to help launch their research careers. This includes funding of up to £50,000 over two years and […]

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‘Q’ INITIATIVE

‘Q’ INITIATIVE – Connecting people with improvement expertise across the UK Q is a national initiative led by the Health Foundation and is supported by NHS Improvement. Q’s mission is to foster continuous and sustainable improvement in health and care by creating opportunities for people to come together to form […]

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