The Psychological Impact of Cancer (1-Day Conference)


The Open University & Willen Hospice present
The Psychological Impact of Cancer: for patients, carers and professionals
1 Day conference, The Open University, MK, Wednesday 15th May
Fee - £150
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Housing in an Ageing Society


Housing in an Ageing Society.
9th April, York  and 15 May, London, UK 
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CALL FOR PAPERS- comparative research in health sociology and social epidemiology - an joined ESHMS-ESA-ISA initiative


The 2nd Special Interest Meeting on Comparative Research In Health Sociology and  Social Epidemiology in European Societies.

A Global Health Sociology Network initiative organized by the ESHMS in collaboration with the ISA RC 15 and the ESA RN 16 

June 20th -21st 2013
Department of Sociology, Ghent University, Belgium
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Research Studentships, Faculty of Health & Social Care, The Open University, MK


The Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University is seeking high-quality applications for funded full time studentships and self funded part time students.  The Faculty's research focuses on the following areas: ageing and later life; reproductive and sexual health; death and dying; living with a disability and/or long term condition; children and young people; parenting and families.
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2 Full-Time PhD Studentships - King's College London


King's College London - Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine
Applications are invited for the following Postgraduate Research Studentships in the Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine at King's College London:
  • King's Annual Fund Studentship  
  • University of London Postgraduate Studentship 

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ESRC Seminar Series, Ageing and Disability - 'writing in' gender & sexuality - Thursday 25th April 2013


Lancaster University, Conference Centre
Opportunities, challenges & tensions: linking the ageing and disability rights agendas
Ageing and disability: ’writing in’ gender and sexuality 
Thursday 25th April 2013

The importance of gender and sexuality amongst older and disabled people is often overlooked by policy-makers and practitioners.  This seminar will explore points of interconnection and difference. 
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CFP: International Journal of Communication and Health - Call for papers


The International Journal of Communication and Health is an on-line peer-reviewed journal interested in any aspect related to health communication. The International Journal of Communication and Health is ready to receive manuscripts on all aspects concerning health communication, particularly those of international relevance.      
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