Co-Producing Knowledge on Health, Wellbeing and Place through Participatory Research (CfP session at the RGS 2014 Conference, London 26-29 August 2014)

Royal Geographic Society (with IBG) Annual International Conference Geographies of co-production London, Tuesday 26 to Friday 29 August 2014 Call for Papers for a session entitled: Co-Producing Knowledge on Health, Wellbeing and Place through Participatory Research Session Sponsor: Geography of Health Research Group This session will bring together researchers who are exploring the links between Read the full article…

The Mental Health Recovery Archive, The Wellcome Trust – review of its ‘soft launch’ (9 December 2013)

Roz Oates, a doctoral student in Durham’s Centre for Medical Humanities and Department of Geography, who is also part of the Hearing the Voice research team, writes: The Mental Health Recovery Archive at the Wellcome Trust On Monday 9 December, I attended a Mental Health Recovery Symposium at the Wellcome Trust in London. This event Read the full article…

“How better design can facilitate mobility, connectivity & wellbeing for older people” (Research Associate Job, Sheffield, deadline 15 July 2013)

Research Associate, Department of Town and Regional Planning, University of Sheffield Job Reference Number: UOS0006661 Contract Type:  Fixed-term for a period of 36 months. Salary: Grade 7 £28,685 to £36,298 per annum. Closing Date: 15 July 2013 Based in the Department of Town and Regional Planning, the successful candidate will work on this EPSRC/ESRC/AHRC-funded research project, ‘How Read the full article…

Community, Politics and Resistance in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside: Profiling the work of CMH Affiliate Maggie O’Neill

Maggie O’Neill is Professor of Criminology in the Durham School of Applied Social Sciences and member of the steering group for the Centre for Social Justice and Community Action. In a recent presentation to affiliates of the Centre for Medical Humanities, Maggie discussed her latest participatory research project: Community, Politics and Resistance in Vancouver’s Downtown Read the full article…