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January 1970

Creating Better Health & Wellbeing – Final Report & Video

This one-day networking and learning event was organised by members of the Adult Life/Working Age Working Group at SCPHRP. It aimed to help bring academic researchers and community organisations together to discuss methods and experiences of improving health and wellbeing and reducing health inequalities in Scotland. The main objectives for the day were: Showcasing some […]

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January 1970

HiSS Winter Fair for Research Policy & Practice 2019

We will be hosting an event to bring third sector, industry, government and healthcare organisations together with staff and students in the School of Health in Social Science. Join us for a fun and interactive fair, which aims to connect organisations doing work that may be of interest to staff and students. Attendees will have […]

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January 1970

Promoting Transportation Safety in Adolescence

Summary The application will address the leading cause of death for adolescents, motor vehicle crashes. Evidence is emerging that comprehensive parenting programs and on-road driver assessment and feedback can optimize the learner’s permit period and possibly reduce crashes. The current best-practice policy approach to teen driver MVC prevention are state-level Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) programs; […]

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January 1970

A Report on key outcomes following the implementation of 20mph speed limits in the City of Edinburgh

REPORT: A Report on key outcomes following the implementation of 20mph speed limits in the City of Edinburgh Dr. Glenna Nightingale and Professor Ruth Jepson on behalf of the NIHR 20mph evaluation project team October 28th , 2019 This report is prepared by the “Is twenty plenty for health?” project team, based at the University […]

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January 1970

October bulletin 2019

Catch up on all our latest news in our October bulletin Featuring Episode 2 in our Brown Bag series Project updates – including an interview on twitter with SCPHRPs Ruth Jepson  Our new feature ‘Student Spotlight’ – this month we’re chatting to Audrey Buelo And much more…   Click on the link below to read […]

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January 1970

Brown Bag Series: Episode 2

Participation levels and media representation of girls & women in physical activity in Scotland Wednesday 13 November 2019 Guest speakers: Audrey Buelo and Jillian Manner Regular physical activity is important for long-term physical and mental health. However, girls and women are consistently identified as less active than boys and men. The reasons for this are […]

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January 1970

HiSS research methods community

These sessions are open to students and staff across the School of Health in Social Science. They will focus on learning and supporting each other in regards to research methods. The aim is to learn about methods, share ideas of research, and help each other with methodological methods and encourage the sharing of best practice from […]

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January 1970

September Bulletin 2019

Catch up on all our latest news in our September bulletin Featuring Hard to Swallow: who is really influencing what we eat? Eco-friendly and artistic interventions: creating more physically active and healthy lifestyles Challenges and opportunities for intervening with young novice drivers Our Outdoors   Click on the link below and ‘catch up’ https://mailchi.mp/73fa6d4a83da/september-bulletin-2019

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January 1970

Eco-friendly and artistic interventions: creating more physically active and healthy lifestyles

First of all, thank you for this great opportunity to let us talk about our ‘idea’. I’m Hojat Mohseni, with a Master of Research degree in change management from Iran. I and my colleagues were working on an interdisciplinary research proposal which was basically about using Eco-friendly and artistic interventions to create more physically active […]

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January 1970

Brown Bag Series

CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR INTERVENING WITH YOUNG NOVICE DRIVERS Guest Speaker: Dr Jessica Hafetz Mirman Dr. Hafetz conducts basic and translational research related to transportation safety for children, young and novice drivers, and drivers with developmental disabilities. Our brown bag seminar series is an interactive forum for subject matter experts to provide their thoughts about […]

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January 1970

August Bulletin 2019

Catch up on all our latest news in our August Bulletin Featuring BROWN BAG SERIES…coming soon! A forum for exchanging ideas across our three focus areas – Healthy Mobility, Physical & Mental Health and Intervention Development & Evaluation. Project Update – Stand up for Health team have analysed the data from first round of events in the first […]

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