Health and welfare of immigrants in the UK and Japan

online event
Wednesday 25 May 2022 (10:00-11:30)

Join us for this webinar for the health and welfare of immigrants in the UK and Japan.


  • Laurence Lessard-Phillips and Jenny Phillimore, “They just left me”: Asylum seekers, health, and access to healthcare in institutional accommodation
  • Russell Miller, Big data on the health and welfare of international migrants: the next step in understanding the migrant experience in Japan?
  • Laurence Lessard-Phillips, Senior Research Fellow, University of Birmingham 
  • Jenny Phillimore, Professor of Migration and Superdiversity, University of Birmingham 
  • Russell Miller, Visiting researcher, The University of Tokyo 

The NODE UK|Japan network is led by the University of Birmingham’s Institute for Research into Superdiversity and Waseda University’s Institute for Asian Migrations. Initially funded by the Economic and Social Research Council and the Japan Foundation, NODE brings together social sciences, arts and humanities academics from the UK and Japan to develop new knowledge and insight about migration-driven socio-demographic change.

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