UCL Health of the Public


The UCL Creative Health Community presents: Research Spotlight Event

31 January 2024, 3:00 pm–5:00 pm


Join us on 31 January to hear from colleagues from across the university working on creative health.

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to

UCL staff | UCL students






Daisy Harvey


Room C3.09
UCL Institute of Education
20 Bedford Way
United Kingdom

Please note: this is an internal event and you must be a UCL researcher to attend.

Are you a UCL researcher interested in the intersections between arts, creativity and community-based approaches to health? Join our next Creative Health Community event to hear from colleagues from across the university working on creative health.

We have a fantastic lineup of speakers including Dr Nasreen Majid (UCL IOE), Dr Daniel Hayes (UCL Social Biobehavioural Research Group), Dr Ranjita Dhital (UCL Arts and Sciences), and Dr Dalia Iskander (UCL Anthropology).

Join us from 3-5 pm on Wednesday 31 January to find out how you can collaborate with the UCL Health of the Public Creative Health Community, led by Dr Humera Iqbal, Dr Rochelle Burgess and Dr Karen Mak.


  • 15:00-15:10 - Welcome back and about the day
  • 15:10-16:10 - Sharing current research
    - Dr Dalia Iskander (Social and Historical Sciences: Anthropology) - Chaotic attractors, crafting miniatures, and creating ‘wellness’
    - Dr Nasreen Majid (IOE) - Nature connectedness through the Arts: Co-creating a curriculum to support pupil wellbeing in primary schools
    - Dr Daniel Hayes (UCL Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care) - Social prescribing and creative health
    Dr Ranjita Dhital (UCL Arts and Sciences) - Co-creating knowledge exchange to inform alcohol policy in Nepal
  • 16:10-16:20 - Tea break
  • 16:20-16:50 - Questions for our speakers and an open discussion
  • 16:50-17:00 - Closing Remarks