Associate Research Fellow post, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry

Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry Associate Research Fellow (Ref. E1047/PMS)The PCMD wishes to recruit an Associate Research Fellow to support the work of Professor John Campbell (PCMD, Exeter), Dr Rebecca Barnes (PCMD, Plymouth) and Dr Jamie Murdoch (University of East Anglia). This South West General Practice Trust funded post is available at 50% FTE for 1 year. You will support a qualitative
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New monthly e-newsletter

The Health Foundation has recently launched a free monthly e-newsletter, and we would like to encourage people in the health improvement community to sign up to it.  The Health Foundation is an independent charity working to continuously improve the quality of healthcare in the UK. It has recently set up a monthly e-newsletter for clinicians and non-clinicians, offering a range of perspectives
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3rd Global Conference: Making Sense Of: Suffering, November 2012, Salzburg, Austria

3rd Global Conference: Making Sense Of: SufferingTuesday 13th November – Thursday 15th November 2012, Salzburg, AustriaCall for Papers:This inter- and multi-disciplinary conference seeks to explore if, or to what extent, meaning can be found in suffering. During the course of living our lives, we are invariably forced to stop and question why we suffer – be it through illness, pain, loss,
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Reproductive rights, pregnancy and childbirth, March 2012, London

The Forum on Maternity & the Newborn is pleased to announce their upcoming meeting: Reproductive rights, pregnancy and childbirthDate: Thursday 22 March 2012Registration at 6pmVenue: Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 0AEChairs:Susan Bewley, Professor of Complex Obstetrics, KCLHonorary Clinical Director Obstetrics, NHS Londonc/o Division of Women's Health, KHLWomen's Health Academic
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Rhodri Hayward - 'Ulcers, cortisol and the remaking of modern Britain', March 2012, London

13 March, Rhodri Hayward (Queen Mary) 'Ulcers, cortisol and the remaking of modern Britain'Life Cycles Seminar Series, Institute of Historical ResearchGordon Room G34, South Block, Senate House London WC1E 7HU Tuesdays, 5.15 p.mFrom the early 1930s psychology, psychiatry and neurophysiology populated the world with a novel collection of concepts and objects - such as the 'anxiety neuroses', the 'unconscious',
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Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease - Research Dissemination Event, March 2012, Birmingham

Sociology has provided a fresh perspective on some of the key issues in prevention of heart disease. These include attitudes towards lifestyle and its effect on health, responses to health checks or screening and lay epidemiology.The University of Birmingham are hosting an dissemination event, ‘Using sociology to help prevent cardiovascular disease’, funded by the NIHR Collaborations for
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Symposium on patient and public involvement, May 2012, Leicester

Patient and public involvement in health policy and services: implications of the ‘Big Society’ – one-day symposium10:00-16:30, 9 May 2012Room G20, 22-28 Princess Road West, LeicesterYou are warmly invited to a symposium on the future of patient and public involvement in health care. This free one-day event will provide a forum for hearing new ideas, sharing knowledge and forging
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