CaHRU newsletter (Autumn 2018)

The latest edition of the CaHRU Newsletter (Autumn 2018) was published in December 2018. The newsletter presents the work of the research centre over the previous three months and includes articles from the CaHRU blog covering publications, conferences and funding. Continue reading CaHRU newsletter (Autumn 2018)

CaHRU presented with team award for achievement in research 2018

The Community and Health Research Unit team received the 2018 University of Lincoln Team Achievement Award for research which was presented to members of the team by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Mary Stuart at a ceremony at the Engine Shed Continue reading CaHRU presented with team award for achievement in research 2018

Dr Jenni Burt on mixed methods approaches in health services research

The Community and Health Research Unit (CaHRU) and Lincoln Institute for Health (LIH) Seminar was given by Dr Jenni Burt from Cambridge University on 21 November. Jenni is Senior Social Scientist at The Healthcare Improvement Studies (THIS) Institute, where she Continue reading Dr Jenni Burt on mixed methods approaches in health services research

Making a positive difference at the EMDoc Annual Conference

This year’s Annual East Midlands Doctoral Network (EMDoc) Annual Conference which took place at Bishop Grosseteste University focussed on the theme of ‘Impact and exchange – making connections beyond the academy’. The event was attended by over 100 doctoral students Continue reading Making a positive difference at the EMDoc Annual Conference

Placebos and sleep

You may have seen ‘The placebo experiment: can my brain cure my body?‘ recently broadcast on the BBC. This was a fascinating programme in which doctor and broadcaster Dr Michael Mosley, who I met recently at his ‘Great Lives’ lecture Continue reading Placebos and sleep