Study predicts over 1.2 million people in England and Wales will be living with dementia by 2040
Staying in education linked to lower risk of heart disease
More than a quarter of women missing smear tests are unaware they exist
New HIV self-testing kit study aims to increase diagnosis rates
Upcoming Early Careers Network (ECN) events
High sugar intake linked with poorer long-term mental health
Click on the links above to explore the research Themes that sit within the UCL Populations & Lifelong Health Domain.
The UCL Populations & Lifelong Health Domain brings
together researchers and practitioners across UCL and beyond, to explore the
factors that determine health and disease in populations, and to develop, test,
and measure the impact of interventions and service improvement to enhance the
health and wellbeing of the public, and reduce inequalities in health status.
Events & Seminars
18 October, 2017 ‘Open door’ to Innovation and Enterprise Every: Wednesday 3- 5pm 19 October, 2017 Taboo - The ethics of abortion 20 October, 2017 Free bike maintenance & cycle safety awareness event 21 October, 2017 Sensational Ways of Seeing: Visual Impairment Hackathon 24 October, 2017 Encore! Non-human personhood? Demanding legal rights for our next of kin 25 October, 2017 Talking taboo: Public engagement with sensitive issues 25 October, 2017 ‘Open door’ to Innovation and Enterprise Every: Wednesday 3- 5pm 26 October, 2017 Taboo - Speaking my mind or being myself? How should European law treat religious expression at work? 30 October, 2017 Green Week 1 November, 2017 STEaPP Seminar Series: What if EU funding runs out? 1 November, 2017 ‘Open door’ to Innovation and Enterprise Every: Wednesday 3- 5pm 2 November, 2017 #trending - Is Euroscepticism unethical? 6 November, 2017 UCL-TB international guest lecture with Dr Gerald Friedland 8 November, 2017 ‘Open door’ to Innovation and Enterprise Every: Wednesday 3- 5pm 9 November, 2017 Mental health and wellbeing in the millennial generations seminar 15 November, 2017 ‘Open door’ to Innovation and Enterprise Every: Wednesday 3- 5pm 16 November, 2017 Taboo - The death of others: suicide in the German Democratic Republic (GDR) 21 November, 2017 Encore! Who likes working in open-plan? 23 November, 2017 Opposites Attract – Facsimile cities: should architects now be making video game worlds? 28 November, 2017 To Infinity and Beyond! Life in our solar system: redefining the habitable zone 29 November, 2017 Professor Mark Petticrew: Complex systems and complex interventions and evaluation - UCL Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health external speaker seminar series 29 November, 2017 ‘Open door’ to Innovation and Enterprise Every: Wednesday 3- 5pm 30 November, 2017 #trending – Language brokers, not stock brokers: young people as traders of culture 30 November, 2017 NCDs in Africa: Sugar disease, bitter medicine - diabetes in urban Ghana 4 December, 2017 Global Health Day 2017 - The UK Contribution to Innovation in Global Health 5 December, 2017 Taboo – Lesbians as a metaphorical threat to the heteronormative national order? History of sexualities, politics and cinema under communism in Eastern Europe 12 December, 2017 Launch of UCL’s Collaborative Social Science Domain (CSSD): supporting social scientists across the disciplinary spectrum at UCL 13 December, 2017 ‘Open door’ to Innovation and Enterprise Every: Wednesday 3 - 5pm 17 January, 2018 'Work stress in modern digitised work: what kind of work stress does the new economy face?’ - UCL Research Department of Epidemiology and Public Health - External Speaker Seminar Series 6 February, 2018 UCLPartners Dementia Well Pathway Series: 4) Living well 21 February, 2018 CBC Conference 2018 - behaviour change for health: digital and beyond 13 March, 2018 UCLPartners Dementia Well Pathway Series: 5) Dying well