News in the School of Social Policy

This is the latest news from the School of Social Policy, its Departments and Research Centres.

News

HSMC Professor presents latest research at National Patient Safety Seminar held in London

Description
Professor Russell Mannion is presenting the emerging findings from a NIHR project he is leading.
Date:
14/05/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Chronic disease and integrated care

Description
HSMC's Jon Glasby is the theme lead for chronic disease and integrated care for the West Midlands CLAHRC, a five-year multi-million pound programme funded by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) and matched with funds provided by local health and social services.
Date:
14/05/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Social Work students in succesful exchange trip to Nuremburg

Description
Social Work students on the BA and MA qualifying programmes at Birmingham, have recently returned from a successful and enjoyable Erasmus exchange trip with Georg Simon Ohm University in Nuremburg.
Date:
14/05/2014
Categories:
Social Sciences

Saving humans: Migration, poverty and super-exclusion

Description
Jenny Phillimore, Director of the Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) has contributed to the 'Saving Humans' Blog.
Date:
14/05/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Saving humans: the future of health and social care

Description
In four new blogs Jon Glasby discusses aspects of the future of health and social care.
Date:
14/05/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

HSMC Annual Health Policy Lecture

Description
The seventh HSMC Annual Health Policy Lecture will be held at Medical School, University of Birmingham on Wednesday 25th June at 6.15pm.After a very difficult year in 2013 and in a challenging policy and financial context, the NHS has recently appointed a new Chief Executive of NHS England and is heading towards a 2015 general election. Against this background, the health policy lecture is entitled: 'What does the future hold for the NHS?'
Date:
09/05/2014
Categories:
Social Sciences

Academic advises on development of community housing industry in Australia

Description
Professor David Mullins who developed the adapted Delphi methodology being used by academics from University of New South Wales, Swinburne and University of Western Australia to track change in the Australian non profit housing sector will be contributing to a seminar on the latest Australian findings next Tuesday in Sydney.
Date:
08/05/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

CHASM conference date announced: Friday 18 July 2014

Description
CHASM Conference 'Financial Security in an Age of Austerity', 18 July 2014 - places are limited so book your place now!
Date:
28/04/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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