Collaboration with Community and Rehabilitation Reseachers in Arizona

The new year has begun with exciting new developments for SDHI. We have entered into a collaboration with a team of researchers based at various universities in Arizona, including the University of Arizona, Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University. On invitation by Research Professor Catherine Marshall who presented a seminar at SDHI in 2012, a group of rehabilitation, family, cancer and disability researchers from Arizona, Finland and the UK convened in Tucson in mid-January. Along with presentations (podcast 79) at the University of Arizona, Cancer Institute, individual meetings with community practitioners and researchers and students formed the basis for many new research ideas, projects, and ideas for collaboration. The group decided to launch a virtual research platform, called FRED (Family-focused Research, Education and Development in Low Income Communities), which will be filled with activities and life over the coming months. SDHI will be an integral partner to this initiative and we look forward to developing joint grant applications, work exchanges and seminars with our colleagues in North America and Finland. Over the coming weeks and months we will provide updates about the progress of this initiative.

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Video of SDHI seminar presentation ‘Cancer rehabilitation and family-focused preventive interventions’ now available

Research Professor Catherine Marshall, Northern Arizona University presented on the topic ‘Cancer rehabilitation and family-focused preventive interventions’ on July 10th.

Gozde Ozakinci wrote a personal report about the event on her blog. Check it out HERE

The video stream of the presentation is now available for viewing.

Forthcoming Seminar – Cancer rehabilitation and family-focused preventive intervention

SDHI are delighted to announce our forthcoming seminar ‘Cancer rehabilitation and family-focused preventive intervention’ which will be led by Catherine Marshall, Research Professor, Educational Psychology, Northern Arizona University.  This seminar will be held in Baxter 1.36, 1st Floor, Tower Building, University of Dundee, at 4pm.  For further information please see flyer Catherine Marshall seminar 10 July 2012