Randomised Control Trials, behavioural insights and ‘nudge’ style policy interventions have become popular in government, development policy, academia and business. There is, however, a lack of information and evidence on the challenges of setting up and implementing these complex social interventions and experimental evaluations particularly documenting when things go wrong and why. This seminar series […]
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Spotlight on Mental Health: the 2017 Public Health@Cambridge Network Showcase The fantastic thing about this year’s event (which took place 14 June) was the way mental health was illuminated from such different angles and sources, from cognition to criminology and economics, education, history, public health, psychology, psychiatry and sociology. There were twelve reasonably short talks […]
The showcase presented an opportunity to explore research in the area of mental health from across the PublicHealth@Cambridge Network. It took place 14 June 2017. The annual Network showcase brought together our multidisciplinary community to explore the strength and breadth of public health related research being conducted across Cambridge, facilitating new collaborative approaches and integrated research. […]
The Wellcome Trust Population, Environment and Health team will visit Cambridge University on Tuesday the 20th of December to give an overview of their funding schemes and invite your feedback on the changes they have made to their funding in a town hall forum. Please register here if you would like to attend.
Britons eating a Mediterranean diet could lower their risk of developing heart disease and stroke, according to research published in the open access journal BMC Medicine. In this study, the first of its kind carried out in a UK population, the researchers found that healthy individuals with greater adherence to a Mediterranean-type diet had 6 […]
The 2016 PublicHealth@Cambridge Network showcase event took place on Tuesday 6th September at Buckingham House, Murray Edwards College with a theme of Political Economy and Public Health.
The 2015 PublicHealth@Cambridge Network showcase event took place on Monday 8th June at the Kaetsu Centre, Murray Edwards College. This event was a fantastic opportunity to learn more about the range of public health and wellbeing research being conducted across Cambridge and explore future collaborative approaches. The full programme for the day is below along with links to […]
Welcome to the Cambridge Science Festival 2015, which invites everyone to explore world-leading science. The festival presents a series of events between Monday 9th and Sunday 22nd of March, including a number of events relevant to public and population health. We hope the selected highlights below will be of interest: Future reactive – children’s visions […]
Join Institute scientists and guests at “Hands off my health records?: why sharing your health data matters” on Sunday at the Cambridge Science Festival. Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Li Ka Shing Centre, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0RE. MAP The panel will look at how health records have the power to transform treatments during illness […]
The 2014 PublicHealth@Cambridge Network showcase event took place on Tuesday May 27th at the Sainsbury Laboratory, near the University Botanical Gardens.
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Upcoming Cambridge events
- 'Realist Reviews of health interventions – dealing with complexity & context' w/ Dr Geoffrey Wong @OxPrimaryCare .… https://t.co/9EkT5bH9DU 4 days ago
- Study led by our member @MarteauTM which found capacity of wine glasses increased 7 fold over past 300 years covere… https://t.co/pgw0SBlvzp 4 weeks ago
- Study authored by our member Jane Fleming finds only 1/4 of patients identified as possibly having #dementia referr… https://t.co/VFYIPkCJfb 1 month ago