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There will be a number of speakers, from University of Glasgow and University of Edinburgh. Abstract : Engaging the public with our research and work is challenging. We have created 3 activities and trialled them with members of the public aged at the Glasgow Science Centre. We will discuss how we developed these activities Inequalities in Mortality Mountain Plot Jigsaw; Design a Healthy Lifestyle app; Health in the City Game and then you will have the opportunity to try the activities.
He opened the UK's first Early Intervention in Psychosis service in , informed by these conceptual innovations which he translated into the mental health policy framework for the DH as part of the NHS 'National Plan'.
The service attracted Beacon status and has been replicated with over teams across the country. A cognitive therapy grounded in the principles of the Social Rank Theory, has now concluded, which is evaluated in terms of its effectiveness in reducing harmful compliance with command hallucinations. It will describe how research has changed health policy for people with intellectual disabilities in Australia and elsewhere. The launch event provided an opportunity to find out about what we do, to meet the team, for us to learn more about you and to foster future collaborations.
It was designed to assess and explore the contribution of green and open space to public health and well-being in Scotland. There was good media coverage of some of our results from this project back in June A summary of our results were presented at the meeting, which was attended by delegates from national and local government, NGOs and people responsible for landscape planning and management in both the public and private sector.
The programme is available here. Facilitator's Report pdf file. People who have served in the Armed Forces do not have a greater risk of suicide overall than people who have never served in the military, but there is an increased risk in certain groups, according to a study by the University of Glasgow.
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Cycle commuting was associated with a lower risk of CVD, cancer, and all cause mortality. Walking commuting was associated with a lower risk of CVD independent of major measured confounding factors. Initiatives to encourage and support active commuting could reduce risk of death and the burden of important chronic conditions. Over 80 delegates were welcomed to the newly refurbished Kelvin Hall for an event exploring the use of digital technology to support self-management and recovery in psychosis.
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He was the maverick Scottish psychiatrist of his time, who wrote extensively about psychosis, and is the subject of a new film starring David Tennant, out next month. Public Health in the Trenches: Defence against poison gas. New interdisciplinary research to tackle schistosomiasis. Lifetime Achievement award for Professor Watt. Summary of Induction Event. The data collection phase of the EuroFIT Trial European Fans in Training has just come to an end in all countries except Norway with the completion of the 12 month follow-up. Research from the University of Glasgow shows that people who have a cardiometabolic disease, such as high blood pressure, diabetes or coronary heart disease CHD , perform worse on mental tests of reasoning, memory and reaction time, and having more than one of these conditions has an even greater effect.
Before joining the army, he worked as a farm labourer in the Black Isle. Richard Brunner, Research Associate with the What Works Scotland research programme has been involved for several years with a small project raising money for Namphungo Day Secondary School. If you're a breast cancer researcher based anywhere in the UK or Ireland, you could be eligible for a project grant to support your work.
Enabling technologies underpin the development of high-value products and services in many industrial sectors and markets. September saw the first annual conference of the newly launched Scottish School of Primary Care. Orkney International Science Festival in Kirkwall. How should cancer services respond to changes in cancer occurrence and to new methods of diagnosing and treating it? In recent years the academic landscape has been shifting New Publication.
Why do the findings in one study appear to contradict the results in another? Which piece of expert advice should I really trust? The GPs at the Deep End group report an exciting development. This organisation has UK and international members, both clinical and non-clinical.
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Call for education on brain injuries of offenders. HESG Conference. The event took place at the University of Glasgow and provided invaluable opportunities for support, networking, and collaboration among Masters, PhD, and post-doctoral research students. Congratulations to our new Professors. Oral and Poster presentation! New research suggests that there has been no impact on the number of road accidents following the opening of the M74 motorway extension. Genetic Epidemiology: do the ends justify the genes? Terminally-ill patients in rural communities are facing longer hospital stays due to challenges in finding end-of-life care in their area, a study has found.
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The poorest in society are more likely to suffer the health repercussions of excessive drinking, according to a new study. War may not be the cause of troubled veterans' health problems, study says. Congratulations Arlene McGarty. It has been announced that there are to be 42 new Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences. Congratulations Olivia Kirtley. Congratulations Dr Julie Langan-Martin.
The University of Glasgow has just advertised a lectureship in Global Health. This is a great opportunity to join a vibrant group of social science and health researchers to bring global health expertise to our research agenda. You will be based in the School of Social and Political Sciences with close links and membership of our Institute of Health and Wellbeing. GPPC participation in Explorathon engaging the public in conversations about cancer screening and prevention. The Scottish Government report 'Understanding the patterns of use, motives, and harms of New Psychoactive Substances in Scotland' was launched on 30th November Scottish Primary Care Research Network seeking volunteers to help improve primary care services.
Professor Graham Watt will be retiring from his position as the Norie Miller Professor of General Practice and Primary Care at the end of December after a long and illustrious career. New research published today in the British Journal of Psychiatry suggests that serious disorders of mood such as bipolar disorder may be the price that human beings have had to pay for more adaptive traits such as intelligence, creativity and verbal proficiency. On Sunday the 14th June , Dr Jana Anderson joined the Glasgow Science Festival to talk to children and their parents about the importance of the healthy balanced diet.
Well done Professor Ford! Youngest ever appointed Associate Professor. PhD success. Suicide claims a worrying number of lives, with men much more at risk than women in the UK.
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Although the University runs the Teaching Excellence Awards, the Student Teaching Awards are a chance for the Students of Glasgow to recognise the excellent work that staff have done over the past year. Watch to see all four 3MT videos. BBC Wild Britain. The MS Society are now accepting applications for two separate commissioning calls. On Tuesday 12 July , The Farr Institute joined scientists, research participants and representatives from a small group of funders, charities and organisations at the House of Commons to discuss the importance of patient data in health research.
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Scientists from the University of Glasgow have concluded that focusing health messages on sugar in isolation may mislead consumers on the need to also reduce overall calories, including those from fat. Prof Olivia Wu hosting panel discussion. Arlene McGarty is a second year PhD student researching physical activity and children with intellectual disabilities. Neuroticism, a personality trait related to depression, anxiety and even heart disease, can be linked to nine new distinct gene-associations according to international research led by the University of Glasgow.
To mark this years Commonwealth Day on 14 March , Commonwealth Scholars in the Department of Public Health wore traditional dresses from their home countries to University. Why do only 50 per cent of people with learning disabilities rate their health as either good or very good, compared with 80 per cent of the rest of us?
On February 24 the second annual Institute of Health and Wellbeing three minute thesis competition took place. New News and Events links. People who have served in the military are more likely to develop motor neurone disease MND than those who have not, a new study has suggested. Congratulations from IHW. I can't find him!
Congratulations to Dr Bhautesh Jani who has been awarded a best poster award. Obesity has significant health and NHS cost implications. Relatively small reductions in weight have clinically important benefits, but long-term weight loss maintenance WLM is challenging.
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Behaviour change interventions have been identified as key for WLM. Debbi Marais, addressed a group of Institute of Health and Wellbeing staff to share her experience of online course development.
Can you assemble an Eat Well Plate in 30s? Can you find the food with the highest salt content? A new app and educational programme designed to help young people manage mental health problems is being launched at an event at St Stephens High School in Port Glasgow. Professor Rory O'Connor talks about research on the psychological processes about why people kill themselves. A medical practitioner, William has recently taken up a post as a public health registrar following an integrated clinical academic training programme. Abdulaziz Alateeqi studied on our Master of Public Health programme last year and has presented a poster based on his proposed dissertation topic This week weight-loss program, targeting overweight men, was delivered free of charge to male football fans of Scottish professional football clubs.
The program was delivered by community coaches employed by the clubs, in weekly sessions that included advice on healthy eating and weight loss, behaviour change motivation, and physical activity.