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Annual Pankhurst Lecture
Presented by Dame Anne Owers, National Chair of the Independent Monitoring Boards
Wednesday 6 February 2019, 5-7pm, Whitworth Hall.
How to maximise policy impact
A Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology workshop for University researchers
Thursday 7 February. Crowne Plaze Hotel, Oxford Road.
Info and Registration
This year's Pankhurst Lecture will be presented by Dame Anne Owers, former Chief Inspector of Prisons and now National Chair of the Independent Monitoring Boards Christabel Pankhurst was a suffragette and leading figure in the Women's Social and Political Union. She obtained a First Class degree in Law from The University of Manchester, but..
Workshop: How to maximise policy impact, locally and via UK Parliament Delivered by the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST), including a speaker from the Greater Manchester Combined Authorities (GMCA) The program begins with a regional angle, provided by a GMCA representative who will give a short overview of how research c..
CoDE Seminar: Neighbours – more than just good friends? Understanding the neighbour as a contemporary socio-spatial relationship
As Bulmer noted in his opening to his book of Abrahams’ 1970s work on neighbours, ‘everyone […] has neighbours. Social relations between neighbours are a significant form of social exchange’ (1986:1). The research conducted by Abrahams (posthumously written up by Bulmer) showed the neighbourhood relation as one saturated with altruism..
HCRI celebrates its 10 year anniversary with a rich programme of events. Join us for our research seminar series featuring current and alumni colleagues, and current and alumni postgraduate research students. Full seminar details to be confirmed soon. For more information about the Institute, our anniversary, events, and more, visit: https:/..
Manchester is proud to be hosting the first European Chapter of the World Healthcare Congress, which will take place from 5 - 7 March 2019 at Manchester Central Convention Centre The Congress (WHC) will convene decision-makers from all sectors of health and social care to catalyse meaningful partnerships to transform the delivery, affordabil..
Speaker: Prof. Matthew L Williams, Cardiff University Abstract: An abstract will be available closer to the date of the seminar Tea/coffee and cakes from 2.45. Join us for this event, which is part of the CMI Afternoon Seminar Series. All welcome. No registration necessary. The Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMI) provides a..
CMI Afternoon Seminar: Modelling international migration: State of the art, and new research frontiers - Prof Jakub Bijak
Speaker: Prof Jakub Bijak, Professor of Social Statistics and Demography, University of Southampton Abstract: An abstract will be available closer to the date of the seminar Tea/coffee and cakes from 2.45. Join us for this event, which is part of the CMI Afternoon Seminar Series. All welcome. No registration necessary. The Cathie Marsh..
Speaker: Dr Céline Colombo, University of Zurich Abstract: An abstract will be available closer to the date of the seminar. Tea/coffee and cakes from 2.45. Join us for this event, which is part of the CMI Afternoon Seminar Series. Everyone is welcome. No registration is needed. The Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research (CMI) provi..
The question of health inequalities has become increasingly significant as certain population groups expand. With the overall global population ageing, this marks one of the most significant social and economic challenges facing the world. These demographic trends will impact on many policy areas in the health and social care field. While unde..
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