Forthcoming events

Conference 2016

Emerging priorities in mental health and addiction: the Virtual World, Ageing and Migration

3rd June 2016,  St Andrews

The 8th SDHI conference; Delivered in partnership with the European Network on Training, Evaluation and Research in Mental Health (ENTER) and the Center for Addiction Research and Education Scotland (CARES).

Postgraduate Retreat 2016

SDHI is planning to host a 2-day retreat in 2016 for postgraduate students and early career researchers engaged in applied health research at the University of St Andrews or the University of Dundee.

If you would be interested in attending or would like further information please contact Rosanne Bell r.c.bell

PG retreat 2016

SDHI Seminars

The SDHI hosts a regular series of seminars involving internationally renowned speakers. There is no fixed format for these events, and they will include combinations of the following:

  • Internationally reknowned speaker plus local discussants
  • Head-to-head debates
  • Researcher presentation plus service lead response
  • Interactive workshop-style component
  • Focused poster displays

These will normally be held between 3 and 5pm on Thursday or Friday afternoons. Visit our webpages for regular updates, follow us on Twitter, or contact us per e-mail. Nominations for speakers should be sent to Thilo Kroll, email: