Sat, 17 Feb 2024 12:47:19 GMT
Evaluating the impact of minimum unit pricing for alcohol on road traffic accidents in Scotland after 20 months: An interrupted time series study
Fri, 16 Feb 2024 03:47:00 GMT
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Thu, 15 Feb 2024 08:49:42 GMT
The University of Glasgow Sport Active Lifestyle Wellbeing Programme is available to all colleagues and students and is available to colleagues who may be experiencing low mood, anxiety or depression and wish to engage in exercise to recover
Wed, 29 Nov 2023 11:46:00 GMT
In November 2023, the Health Economics and Health Technology Assessment (HEHTA) team was pleased to host a community engagement event exploring decision-making in health technology assessment (HTA), aimed at demystifying processes and considering challenges
New patient and public involvement (PPI) and lived experience resources for SHW mental health researchers
Wed, 29 Nov 2023 08:59:00 GMT
Tue, 21 Nov 2023 19:32:00 GMT
In November 2023, a team from the Robertson Centre for Biostatistics (RCB) was delighted to play host to the 29th Diabetes European Association for the Study of Diabetes Scientist Training Course, which took place on Level 5 of our beautiful new building
Thu, 16 Nov 2023 17:01:00 GMT
Once again, researchers from our school have appeared on the latest Clarivate list of the most highly cited researchers for 2023. Find out who, and what featuring on this important list means to them, their team and their work...
Wed, 11 Oct 2023 12:58:00 BST
Susan Grant, School of Health and Wellbeing Community Engagement Coordinator, looks back on her Athena Swan issue from last year and reflects on how far the hopes at that time of Clarice Pears promoting inclusivity and equality have come to fruition and launches our new Hub Mondays!
Mon, 23 Oct 2023 18:43:00 BST
SHW Honorary Clinical Lecturer Abdul Jalloh reports back on presenting his important mental health research, conducted as part of the MSc in Global Mental Health, at an international gathering of psychiatrists in July 2023.
Wed, 27 Sep 2023 18:11:00 BST
12 September 2023 saw the official opening of the Clarice Pears building, home to research and teaching aimed at improving health and reducing health inequalities and to important public engagement and exhibition facilities
Mon, 25 Sep 2023 12:58:00 BST
Our monthly catch-up with Susan Grant, SHW's community engagement coordinator, following the Byres Hub Doors Open Day event, the launching of a new exhibition, and a conversation with Prof Sara Macdonald about crucial Patient Public Involvement and Engagement in Research (PPIE)
Thu, 21 Sep 2023 10:07:00 BST
On Saturday 16 September 2023, Public Health's Sharon Greenwood and Simon Walker helped to celebrate the "rich tapestry of culture and heritage" that's on our very doorstep and shared their knowledge of the relationship between UofG and Glasgow's health...
Tue, 22 Aug 2023 11:02:00 BST
With funding from the UofG Learning and Teaching Development Fund, the MSc Global Mental Health Programme team has set out to increase learners' employability skills and awareness by systematically integrating those in the core online learning
Tue, 08 Aug 2023 13:33:00 BST
The first-ever Master of Public Health Conference took place in June 2023 in SHW's Clarice Pears building, allowing students to present research undertaken in recent months, spend time with their peers and teachers, and learn from graduates of the programme about career opportunities
Tue, 20 Jun 2023 14:44:00 BST
On 13 May 2023 attendees of this year's Deep End student conference enjoyed a variety of insightful and interesting talks and workshops on topics including homelessness and health, prison health, and social prescribing
Sun, 18 Jun 2023 16:45:00 BST
The MSc Clinical/Applied Neuropsychology Programme recently celebrated its 20th anniversary by hosting a conference in conjunction with the 20th meeting of the Neuropsychological Rehabilitation Special Interest Group of the World Federation of Neurorehabilitation (NR-SIG WFNR)
Thu, 15 Jun 2023 12:58:00 BST
10 June 2023 was an important day for the Byres Community Hub, as we opened our doors to neighbours, colleagues, friends and family and showed them who we are and what we do to help "Glasgow Feel Good"
Tue, 13 Jun 2023 13:24:00 BST
We are proud to share the news with you that Advance HE has confirmed the renewal of SHW’s Athena Swan Gold award from 2023 to 2028, in recognition of our ongoing efforts to ensure that SHW is an inclusive place to work and study, and we thank everyone who has contributed to this important activity
Wed, 10 May 2023 18:26:00 BST
Important work on the effect of minimum unit pricing (MUP) on alcohol-related deaths and hospital admissions in Scotland, contributed to by SHW's Jim Lewsey, Danny Mackay and Mark Robinson, has been shortlisted for Project of the Year in The Herald Higher Education Awards 2023
Wed, 10 May 2023 15:21:00 BST
The recently-formed SHW Social Committee’s inaugural event met with a warm reception in Level 1 Reception Area! Read the group's reflections and view some uplifting pics from an afternoon that was well attended and thoroughly enjoyed...
Thu, 06 Apr 2023 17:31:00 BST
Findings from the MAP Study, funded by Versus Arthritis and led by Barbara Nicholl with colleagues in General Practice and Primary Care and the School of Infection and Immunity, have been developed into two short animations
Wed, 19 Apr 2023 16:28:00 BST
Vulnerable teenage girls in fish-producing areas in Bangladesh can still be deficient in essential nutrients found in fish and this can impact their health, according to a study which highlights the importance of a new tool developed by the University of Stirling to identify such girls
Tue, 18 Apr 2023 12:58:00 BST
School of Health and Wellbeing’s community engagement coordinator Susan Grant describes a busy and exciting month, with the launch of a community hub twitter account, new partnerships formed, and some high profile visitors to the Clarice Pears building...
Thu, 13 Apr 2023 10:33:00 BST
Two new studies from the National Surveys of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles COVID study (Natsal-COVID), which is co-led by the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, explore contraception-related health inequalities, and sexual behaviour and sexual and reproductive health (SRH) outcomes during the first year of the pandemic
Thu, 23 Mar 2023 18:07:00 GMT
In February 2023, the Scottish Deep End Project published its latest report (Deep End Report 40) on the impact of the cost-of-living crisis on patients and practices in the most socio-economically disadvantaged communities
Tue, 14 Mar 2023 12:58:00 GMT
The Scottish Learning Disabilities Observatory and University Centre for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities have merged, bringing together multi-disciplinary researchers to form one of the UK’s largest research centres dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Tue, 14 Mar 2023 12:58:00 GMT
Thu, 16 Feb 2023 12:58:00 GMT
As staff in SHW's Robertson Centre for Biostatistics prepare to leave the building that's been home to their unit since the early 1970s, director Prof John Petrie looks back on the history of the Boyd Orr tower and the life and work of Boyd Orr the man...
"Anticipation is building for our ground floor space and the potential it offers for knowledge exchange and networking..." Community engagement in Clarice Pears
Thu, 16 Feb 2023 12:58:00 GMT
"Navigating towards the future" Reporting back on academic general practice and primary care conference
Thu, 16 Feb 2023 16:56:00 GMT
General Practice and Primary Care's Dr Zoe Noonan reports back on the group's attendance of and contribution to "NADEGS" – the annual conference for the academic departments of general practice in Scotland