Huw Davies on how to treat academic research in order to give it the best foundations when it enters the policymaking process. For further information click here.
It seems like yesterday that SDHI was set up between the universities of Dundee and St Andrews but – indeed – 10 productive years have passed. This year we will be celebrating our 10 Year Anniversary and we have lots to celebrate. We will soon announce a pretty jam-packed programme of activities throughout the year, including seminars, international webinars with international speakers, cross university symposia and public engagement events. Watch this space and share the cake with us.
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Friday 8 March: Date by which all applications must be complete and
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The Scottish Collaboration for Public Health Research and Policy (SCPHRP) in partnership with The Lyceum, Lisa Nicoll Productions and the University of Stirling are holding an afternoon of talks from a variety of speakers on the topic of Young Peoples’ Mental Health & Wellbeing and the Arts on Thursday 21st of March.
This free event will culminate in the premiere of ‘Stolen Promises‘, a short film drama produced by Lisa Nicoll and developed with and starring young people from the Armadale Youth Space in West Lothian. This event is in conjunction with The Lyceum theatre’s production of Takin’ over the Asylum. Both the film and play have story lines that explore mental health and wellbeing and show how the arts and health can be brought together for a wide audience.
Who can attend?
This event is open to everyone and will be particularly relevant for those who work with young people, in the field of mental health and wellbeing, or in the arts.
What are the benefits of attending?
The event will provide the opportunity to hear and learn from a variety of speakers on the subject of mental health & wellbeing and the arts, with a particular focus upon Scotland. The event will also provide the opportunity to see, for the first time, ‘Stolen Promises’, a short film developed with young people from the Armadale Youth Space, tackling issues around mental health & wellbeing. The event will be attended by mental health professionals, arts professionals, researchers and other interested parties. This will be a fantastic opportunity to network, meet others and build professional relationships.
How do I register?
If you would like to attend this event please book through the Lyceum website at www.lyceum.org.uk/whats-on/special-events/takin-over-the-asylum