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ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research - Dr Liz Such - A public health approach to modern slavery and human trafficking. What is it and (why) is it needed?

A public health approach to modern slavery and human trafficking. What is it and (why) is it needed?PresenterDr Liz SuchNIHR Knowledge Mobilisation Research FellowAbstractModern slavery is a serious…

From  Andy Tattersall on November 23rd, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research #14 - Nikki Totton - Evaluating the trade-off between benefits and risks in treatment decisions

All treatments have both benefits and risks which need to be considered when clinicians and patients are making treatment decisions. Randomised controlled trials are considered the best method to…

From  Andy Tattersall on October 15th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

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 13 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 20 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 64 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 28 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 44 plays 0  

New University-wide fundraising campaign

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Koen Lamberts, introduces the University’s first multi-million-pound fundraising and engagement campaign as set out under the philanthropy priority in the University…

From  Hannah Ellis on April 22nd, 2021 0 likes 494 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 22 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 17 plays 0  

Intersectionality and health explained

Research has shown us that gender, ethnicity and social class have a strong impact on our health, yet the simple fact is that no one is just a man or woman, or just black or white, or just…

From  Jennifer Scott on November 19th, 2020 0 likes 140 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Masterclass in Health Research #5 - Dr Andrew Booth - Question of WHO, not IF? Real Impact with Qualitative Systematic Reviews

Achieving impact is a core tenet of health services research and health technology assessment, extending far beyond the narrow definitions of impact promoted by journal impact factors (IFs) or by…

From  Andy Tattersall on November 9th, 2020 0 likes 94 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research - Everyday things that shape our actions: The influence of the environment on health behaviour - Dr Emma Hock

The environments in which we live have changed to make our lives easier. An increase in labour-saving devices and easy access to high energy-dense food has negatively impacted on population health,…

From  Andy Tattersall on October 14th, 2020 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Ask our academic experts

Dr Andrew Lee, Reader of Global Public Health in the School of Health and Related Research, is one of the appointed academic experts responsible for advising the University about its response to…

From  Harry Clulow on October 1st, 2020 3 likes 1,270 plays

Connecting Places for Nature, People and Peace

This is a story of how researcher Elaine (Lan Yin) Hsiao became enthralled in the ancient elephant and forest corridors criss-crossing continents. The corridors are now divided or destroyed by…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Masters of Public Health Management and Leadership

Masters of Public Health Management and Leadership webinar

From  Victoria Large on June 29th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0