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Public Seminars

Global Disability Research Group Seminar Series

focusing on cross-disciplinary global disability research.
To join the mailing list for this seminar series please e-mail your details to Ellie Cole.

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: Sarah Ball, Tel: (internal x82 72 2352)

'5pm' External Speakers Seminar Series

Date Time Venue
Title
Speaker
Tuesday, 24th February 2015 17.00-18.00 TBC 'Planetary Health' Dr Richard Horton, Editor-in-chief, Lancet 
Wednesday, 10th December 2014  17.00-18.00   Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT  'Health inequalities and the 1%' Professor Danny Dorling, Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford
Wednesday, 19th November 2014  17.00-18.00   Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT 'Population Based Dementia Research in the UK – past, current and future' Professor Carol Brayne, Professor of Public Health Medicine, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge
Wednesday 22nd October 2014  17.00-18.00
Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT TBC Dr Fiona Godlee, Editor-in-chief, BMJ
Wednesday 17th September 2014
17.00-18.00
Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT 'Inequalities in frailty in later life: patterns and determinants'
Professor James Nazroo, Professor of Sociology and Director of Cathy Marsh Centre for Census and Survey Research, Manchester University
Tuesday 17th June 2014
17.00-18.00
Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT 'Healthy Cognitive Ageing' Professor Ian Deary, Professor of Differential Psychology, Director, University of Edinburgh Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology 
Wednesday 7th May 2014
17.00-18.00
Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT
'Work and mental health: early life influences on adult mental health and work’
Professor Stephen Stansfeld, Professor of Psychiatry, Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary University of London
Wednesday 23 October 2013
17.00-18.00
Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT 'The effect of austerity on  health in  Europe' Professor Martin McKee, Professor of European Public Health, LSHTM
Thursday 10 October 2013
17.00-18.00
Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT 'Studying the origins of UK ethnic differences in type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk’ Professor Peter Whincup, Professor of cardiovascular epidemiology, Population Health Sciences and Education, St George's University of London

CANCELLED

Thursday 26 September 2013

17.00-18.00
Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT 'Emerging risk factors in cardiovascular disease' Professor John Danesh, Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine, Head, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge
Wednesday 27 February 2013 17.00-18.00 Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT 'Reversing the Global Cardiovascular Disease Epidemic' Professor Sir Nicholas Wald, Professor of Environmental and Preventive Medicine, Institute Director Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry.
Thursday 17 January 2013 17.00-18.00 Basement LT, 1-19 Torrington Place,London WC1E 6BT 'Mental Health and the Military:  Myths and Realities'  (alternatively entitled:  'More Falklands Veterans have committed suicide than died in the war:  Myths and Realities of Military Mental health') Professor Simon Wessely, Professor of Psychological Medicine, King's College London Vice Dean, Academic Psychiatry Head, Department of Psychological Medicine Director, King's Centre for Military Health Research Institute of Psychiatry
Monday 19 November 2012 17.00-18.00 Galton LT, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT
'Mendelian randomization: the next 10 years'
Professor George Davey Smith, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, University of Bristol Director of the Children of the 90s cohort study Director of the MRC Centre for Causal Analyses in Translational Epidemiology

Organisers: Dr David Batty, Dr Clare Llewellyn

Contact: Floriana Bortolotti f.bortolotti@ucl.ac.uk

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