Concussion and chronic traumatic encephalopathy: reasons to ban all contact sport, not just boxing? Seminar – 25th May 2016

SDHI is delighted to announce a further Seminar (co-hosted with the School of Nursing & Health Sciences, University of Dundee) to be held on Wednesday 25th May 2016 at 2.00pm in room 2G14, Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee DD1 5EN

Concussion and chronic traumatic encephalopathy: reasons to ban all contact sport, not just boxing?

This seminar will be presented by Dr William Stewart, Consultant and Lead Neuropathologist at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow and will be introduced by Mrs Amanda Kopel, forthcoming honorary graduand of University of Dundee

Please see seminar flyer for further information

All Welcome

To book your place at this FREE seminar, please contact Rosanne Bell (r.c.bell@dundee.ac.uk)

Prevalence of glucosamine and omega-3 fatty acid use and characteristics of users among mid-age women

Congratulations to Thilo Kroll, CoDirector of SDHI and Professor of Disability and Public Health Research at the University of Dundee who along with colleagues David Sibbritt, Chi-Wai Lui and Jon Adams have recently had their paper Prevalence of glucosamine and omega-3 fatty acid use and characteristics of users among mid-age women: analysis of a nationally representative sample of 10,638 women’ published in The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging

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The full article can be found here

If you missed it, here is another chance to listen to today’s webinar on ‘Disability and Human Rights’

We are pleased to provide you with the link to the SDHI Webinar: ‘Disability and Human Rights: A Global Perspective’

presented by Dr Edurne Garcia Iriarte

Trinity College Dublin. You may have to install a WebEx player app on your device. To listen to the webinar, click here

Current state and future prospects of research on fear of cancer recurrence

Congratulations to Gozde Ozakinci, Associate Director of SDHI and Lecturer in Health Psychology, School of Medicine at the University of St Andrews who along with colleagues Sophie Lebel, Gerald Humphris, Belinda Thewes, Judith Prins, Andreas Dinkel and Phyllis Butow have recently had their paper Current state and future prospects of research on fear of cancer recurrence’ published in the journal Psycho-Oncology

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The full article can be found here

 

Creative practices within social care – Seminar – 5 May

SDHI is delighted to announce a further Seminar to be held on Thursday 5th May 2016 at 2.00pm in room 1S05, Dahousie Building, University of Dundee

‘It’s All in The Detail – creative practices within social care’

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A presentation by artists and their collaborators exploring the innovative work with people with profound learning disabilities on the Artlink Ideas Team

Please see seminar flyer for further information

All Welcome
If you would like to attend, please contact Rosanne Bell (r.c.bell@dundee.ac.uk)