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Measuring and Valuing Health for Children and Adolescents - Dr Philip Powell and Dr Donna Rowen

Measuring and Valuing Health for Children and AdolescentsHealthcare treatments and vaccinations can be expensive, but healthcare systems have limited budgets. The allocation of these budgets requires…

From  Andy Tattersall on June 16th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research # 11 - Dr Sam Caton

AbstractDiets rich in plant-based foods confer benefits for planetary and human health. Despite this, adults and children do not consume the recommended daily amount of vegetables. This presentation…

From  Andy Tattersall on May 13th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Politics, people and protection in a post-pandemic world

In this event, chaired by Emeritus Professor Marie Kinsey, our panel of experts reflect on the impact of the past year, identify the key public health lessons that have been learnt and address how…

From  Jonathon Hooton on April 28th, 2021 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Sheffield Insights - Dr Niluka Wijekoon

Meet Master of European Public Health graduate, Dr Niluka Wijekoon.Niluka’s talk ‘Starting a global career in the Public Health Sector’ focuses on her expansive clinical and public…

From  Nick Kennard on April 26th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

The Factors associated with Student Mental Health - Reviewing the Evidence

This is a recording of our monthly online masterclass by our health research experts based in The School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at The University of Sheffield as we explore topics in…

From  Andy Tattersall on April 23rd, 2021 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Careers Insights - Health Analytics & Data

Healthcare analytics is the process of analysing current and historical industry data to predict trends, improve outreach, and even better manage the spread of diseases. It can reveal paths to…

From  Greg Stewart on April 21st, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Career insights: STEM Careers in Health

This session will highlight some of the career options within the health sector that are open to students studying STEM subjects, with a panel of speakers that includes: Robert Law, Medicinal…

From  Greg Stewart on April 21st, 2021 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Careers Insights: Mental health and wellbeing careers

With mental health issues affecting around 1 in 4 people, the rise in demand for skilled workers to support those with diagnosed conditions is set to continue. This session will bring together…

From  Greg Stewart on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Careers Insights - Management, Finance and HR careers in the NHS

The NHS provides an enormous range of services to millions of people across the country. Without skilled and dedicated people in management, finance and HR, it would not be able to do what it is here…

From  Greg Stewart on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Careers Insights - Communication

Communications is an essential role within the health sector, ensuring that organisations engage effectively with their patients, local communities, staff and other interested stakeholders such as…

From  Greg Stewart on March 24th, 2021 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Career Insights: NHS

Whether you’ve always wanted to work in health or have never thought about it before, the huge range of careers within this critical sector will amaze you! There are 350 different careers…

From  Greg Stewart on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 51 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research 9 - Professor Steven Julious

AbstractClinical research is expensive. For this reason there is a design to undertake studies as efficiently as possible whilst maintaining scientific standards. This presentation will first define…

From  Andy Tattersall on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research #8 Dr Liz Croot and guests - Doing Research with People with Learning Disabilities

People with learning disabilities have poorer health and shorter life expectancy, differences that are, to some degree, avoidable.About this EventPeople with learning disabilities have poorer health…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

'Undergraduate study to postgraduate study at Sheffield' by Joe Shipman

Joe Shipman realised in his second year of BA Sociology study at the University of Sheffield that he wanted to launch a career in social work. After researching postgraduate courses in the subject,…

From  Jennifer Scott on February 4th, 2021 0 likes 25 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini MasterClass in Health Research #7 - Professor Stephen Walters - The ABCs of RCTs

The ABC of RCTs This talk will emphasise the importance of randomised clinical trials in evaluating alternative treatments or interventions. The rationale for, and methods of, randomising patients…

From  Andy Tattersall on January 20th, 2021 0 likes 97 plays 0  

Master Class 1 , Measuring the impact of QI: reflections from evaluating a major programme

Connecting to integrate QI and evaluation practiceThis event is the first in a series of master classes and virtual study groups that aim to provide insight and learning about the practice of QI …

From  John Richmond on January 18th, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0