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)

SDHI now Scottish organisational member of ENTER

SDHI is now the Scottish organisational member of the European Network for Training, Evaluation and Research in Mental Health (ENTER). ENTER’s Network Agreement reflects mental health care as “a major public health priority” across Europe and the need for cooperation among European partners. At present the Network has members from 14 European countries who are involved in clinical service provision as well as academic education and research, providing close links between academia and practice.

On the 2-3 June ENTER will host its 17th Annual General Meeting and Conference in St Andrews for the first time in collaboration with SDHI.