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Dr Dan Davis and the team at LINKAGE have worked with Liminal Space to create a free exhibition 'Unclaimed', now on at the Barbican. Unclaimed takes inspiration from lost property offices and you will be able to pick up items to discover the surprising, illuminating or ‘unclaimed’ stories that emerged.

Skylark and NSHD

New to NSHD data sharing? We are hosting an introduction to Skylark workshop on the 27th Feb. For more information and to book visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-skylark-27th-feb-2019-tickets-55974084995

Green Man 2018

Staff from the LHA and the Centre for Longitudinal Studies helped navigate Green Man Festival goers through life’s twists and turns by playing Life Course Golf Course. 

Life course

CLOSER has launches a series of educational animations to educate, inform and entertain those new to longitudinal studies.

The five animations cover the following topics:

MRC Festival banner
Staff from MRC LHA took park in the MRC Festival for Medical Research 2018.
Read our blog about the day (external link)
CLOSER Children Weight

Disadvantaged children born at the start of the 21st century weighed up to 5kg more in their childhood and early teenage years than those from more privileged backgrounds. Yet in previous generations lower social class was associated with lower childhood and adolescent weight, a new study has found.

(CLOSER funded research)

Read more (external link)