Public Seminars

Global Disability Research Group Seminar Series

focusing on cross-disciplinary global disability research.
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Global Health (IGH) Symposia

Members of the department contribute to IGH public meetings which bring together expertise on global health issues from all faculties within UCL.
Contact: IGH Admin

'1pm' Seminar Series

Date Time Venue Title Speaker
Friday, 15th January 2016  1pm-2pm G37 & G38   Resilience in early old age: defining “risk”’ Mr Sol Richardson PhD student   
Monday 14th December 2015 1pm-2pm G37 & G38   'Work-life balance, stress and depression in the Whitehall II study' Ms Sayadda Tahera Razavi  PhD student  
Friday 11th December 2015 POSTPONED 1pm-2pm G37 & G38   'Multiple psychosocial stressors in the home environment, childhood obesity and social emotional development over the first decade of life in the Millennium Cohort Study' Ms Hanna Creese PhD student  
Friday 4th December 2015 POSTPONED 1pm-2pm  G37 & G38   'NEETs and long term health in the ONS Longitudinal Study' Ms Wei Xun PhD student  
Thursday 3rd December 2015  12.00-1pm  G37 & G38   'The impact of eating self-regulatory skills on weight control and dietary habit formation in adults' Ms Nathalie Kliemann PhD student  
Tuesday 1st December 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38   TBA  Researchers from the Dental Public Health Group
Friday 27th November 2015  1.30pm-2.30pm  G37   ‘Exploring socio-economic gradients in oral health among a national sample of Thai adults’ Ms Nichamon Chaianant PhD student  
Tuesday 10th November 2015 1pm-2pm  G37 & G38   'Development and evaluation of complex digital interventions for smoking cessation and cessation medication adherence – focus on smartphone apps' Ms Aleksandra Herbec PhD student  
Friday 6th November 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38   'Alcohol drinking practices among migrants in England'  Ms Wan Ahmad Fakuradzi PhD student
Tuesday 3rd November 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38   TBA  Researchers from the Alcohol Research Interest Group
Monday 26th October 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38   'Does intergenerational social mobility affect general health, oral health and physical function among older adults in England?' Ms Alejandra Letelier Rodriguez PhD student
Friday 23rd October 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38   'Life stress, economic change and cardiovascular diseases in Central and Eastern Europe' Dr Taavi Tillman PhD student 
Friday 16th October 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38   'Examining relationships between food environments and adult obesity in Mexico using geographical information systems’ Ms Ana Elisa Pineda Valenzuela  PhD student
Friday 9th October 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38   'Development and preliminary testing of a tailored pre-treatment swallowing intervention package for patients with head and neck cancer' Ms Roganie Govender PhD student
Tuesday 6th October 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38   'England’s post-war birth cohorts: living longer, but are they healthier?' Dr Stephen Jivraj Lecturer Health and Social Surveys Research Group
Friday 25th September 2015  10.30-11.30 G37 & G38  'The link between stress and heart disease: the role of the glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoild receptors  Ms Amy Ronaldson PhD student  
Friday 11th September  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  'Promoting uptake of flexibile sigmoidoscopy screening'  Mr Robert Kerrison  PhD student
Monday 27th July 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38 'Alcohol consumption across the lifecourse and lipids'  Ms Melanie Lacey PhD student  
Tuesday 14th July 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  'Self-reported work disability and early retirement’ Professor Omar Paccagnella, University of Padua
Friday 10th July 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38 ‘Understanding use of antithrombotic therapies in England: risk prediction and outcome studies using CALIBER linked electronic health records’ Ms Laura Pasea  PhD student
Friday 26th June 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38 'Gender Equity: Greater than the sum of its parts' Dr Geordan Shannon  PhD student
Tuesday 23rd June 2015 2.30-3.30 G37 & G38 'The association between dental caries and anthropometric measures in 5-9 year old Bangladeshi children' Ms Masuma Pervin Mishu PhD student
Friday 19th June 2015 * POSTPONED 1pm-2pm G37 & G38 'Alcohol consumption across the lifecourse and lipids'  Ms Melanie Lacey  PhD student
Wednesday 17th June 2015 * POSTPONED 1pm-2pm G37 & G38 'Development of an Arabic smoking cessation smartphone application' Mr Abdallaziz Alzahrane PhD student
Friday 5th June 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  'Using Mendelian randomization to investigate the association between body mass index (BMI) and measures of sleep' Ms Ana Victoria Garfield  PhD student
Friday 22nd May 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38 ‘Maternal Health Care Service Access to Dalit Women with Disabilities in Nepal’ Mr Hridaya Raj Devkota PhD student 
Friday 8th May 2015 1pm-2pm G37 & G38 'A life course assessment of health self-management in the MRC NSHD' Ms Rebecca Woodward PhD student
Tuesday 5th May 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  ‘Health, Work and Retirement Longitudinal Study of Older New Zealanders’ Dr Mary Breheny, School of Public Health, Massey University, NZ 
Friday 17th April 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38 'Associations between social support and weight changes in the Whitehall II study and bariatric surgery patients' Ms Urszula Tymoszuk PhD student
Friday 27th March 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38 'Trajectories in predictors of depressive symptoms in older people using data from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing' Ms Sungano Chigogora PhD student  
Wednesday 25th March 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38   'Psychosocial impact of a diagnosis of human papillomavirus oropharyngeal cancer' Ms Rachael Dodd PhD student
Friday 20th March 2015  1pm-2pm G37 & G38   'Cardiovascular diseases and their risk factors in Kazakhstan' Mr Adil Supiyev PhD student
Friday 13th March 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  'Lung cancer screening: attitudes, sociodemographic factors and informed uptake'  Ms Samantha Quaife PhD student 
Friday 13th February 2015  1pm-2pm   G37 & G38   'The effect of school socioeconomic context in interrelation with family, peer and community factors on binge drinking among Chilean adolescents'  Ms Maria Francisca Roman Mella PhD student  
Friday 6th February 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  'Does a good job make women happier? : Findings from the Japanese Study of Health, Occupation, and Psychosocial Factors Related Equity (J-HOPE)' Dr Maki Umeda, University of Tokyo
Friday 30th January 2015 - POSTPONED 1pm-2pm  G37 & G38 'Alcohol drinking practices among migrants in England' Ms Wan W Ahmad Fakuradzi PhD student
Friday 23rd January 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  'The psychoneuroimmunology of music: modulation of psychological state, stress levels and immune response through participatory interventions' Ms Daisy Fancourt PhD student
Friday 16th January 2015  1pm-2pm  G37 & G38  'Non-employment, a risk factor for cognitive decline?' Ms Alison Sizer PhD student

Previous seminars: 2005-2014

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