Deadline approaching for College Level Bursaries - MSc/MA at the Institute of Gerontology – King’s College London

The Institute of Gerontology / Department of Social Science, Health & Medicine is currently accepting applications for our postgraduate taught programmes (MA/MSc) in ageing and we are thrilled to announce the availability of a number of scholarship schemes.
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Final call for abstracts - 4th Primary care ethics conference: Ethics education and lifelong learning

Following last year's successful RSM Primary Care Ethics Conference on "The ordinary and the extraordinary", we are pleased to announce the 2014 conference, "Primary care ethics: ethics education and lifelong learning" on Wednesday 30 April 2014 at the Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, London. 

Information: gp@rsm.ac.uk
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4-year PhD Studentship in Palliative Care for Children and Young People

We are pleased to be able to offer a PhD studentship in Palliative Care for Children and Young People [CYP]. The Lebedev 4-year PhD Studentship, funded by the Raisa Gorbachev Foundation and Marie Curie Cancer Care, is available within the Louis Dundas Centre for Children's Palliative Care [LDC], UCL Institute of Child Health [ICH] (http://www.ucl.ac.uk/ich/research-ich/palliative-care) commencing October 2014 under the supervision of Professor Myra Bluebond-Langner (LDC) and Dr. Ellen M. Henderson (LDC) working with Dr Louise Jones (Marie Curie Palliative Care Research Unit [MCPCRU]). 
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FULLY-FUNDED PhD SCHOLARSHIP IN DIGITAL HEALTH

The University of Salford (Greater Manchester, UK) is seeking able and suitably qualified applicants for a fully-funded Pathway to Excellence PhD Studentship in Digital Health. This can cover any area of new media and digital technologies related to health, such as, for example (but not restricted to) health information, health links, uses or implications of social media, mobile technologies or video games. 
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GLASGOW CALEDONIAN UNIVERSITY FULLY-FUNDED PHD STUDENTSHIPS

Fully funded, full-time PhD research studentships available in the School of Health & Life Sciences. Tuition fees paid at the UK / EU rate plus an annual stipend of £14,800. 
Closing date for applications: 14 April 2014 
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Phil Strong Memorial Prize 2013- 14

We are pleased to announce the Phil Strong Memorial Prize for the Academic year 2013-14. The prize was established in memory of Phil Strong (1945-1995) one of the post-war generation of sociologists who influenced the development of medical sociology in the UK, and it is anticipated that there will be one prize to the value of £1200 awarded this year. The purpose of the prize is to contribute to the advancement of medical sociology by supporting post-graduate research in medical sociology. 
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CL Oakley Memorial Lecture

Arthur W. Frank will give the CL Oakley Memorial Lecture in Medicine and the Arts 
Being a Good Story: Living with Serious Illness 
University of Leeds 
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