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11May

Register now for the 4th meeting of the SPHR Public Partners Network (PAN)

The 4th meeting of the SPHR Public Partners Network (PAN) is taking place on Wednesday 11th May 2022 from 10am-12.30pm

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Behind the research: Emily Widnall

Emily Widnall, Senior Research Associate and SPHR ResNet member and award holder, at University of Bristol, completed her ResNet project on Exploring the longer-term impacts of Covid-19 on young people’s mental health.

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Introducing FOR EQUITY

A new web-based platform that aims to strengthen the focus on equity in research. FOR EQUITY is a joint NIHR School for Public Health Research and ARC North West Coast resource. It provides a revised version of the Health Inequalities Assessment Tool (HIAT) an inventory of existing guidance to support research teams to apply an equity lens in their studies; and a library of resources.

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17Mar

Webinar – Why and how to involve people living with dementia and learning disabilities in research

The NIHR Schools for Primary Care Research, Public Health Research and Social Care Research are pleased to present the webinar series “Diversity and involvement: whom to involve?”. After a first session on engaging and working with young people, the second session will be about involving people living with dementia and learning difficulties in research.

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Public Mental Health Virtual Symposium 2022

Join us for our second virtual symposium showcasing the latest research conducted within the NIHR School for Public Health Research Public Mental Health (PMH) Programme.

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FOR EQUITY – a new web-resource

Introducing FOR Equity: a new web-based platform that aims to strengthen the focus on equity in research. FOR Equity is a joint initiative of the NIHR School for Public Health Research (SPHR) and NIHR Applied Research Collaboration North West Coast (ARC NWC). It provides an inventory of existing guidance to support research teams to apply an equity lens in their studies; a revised version of the Health Inequalities Assessment Tool (HIAT); and a library of general resources.

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Transport for London’s junk food advertising restrictions linked to reductions in high fat, salt and sugar product purchases

Restricting the outdoor advertising of high fat, salt and sugar (HFSS) foods and drinks across the Transport for London network is estimated to have significantly decreased the average amount of calories purchased by households every week from these products, according to new research from NIHR SPHR researchers.

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SPHR Impact Accelerator Awards – could you enhance or accelerate the impact of your SPHR project?

We are pleased to announce the launch of a scheme to award funding for impact acceleration. These awards will be available to support development and realisation of impact from SPHR research.

Apply for funding to help develop and realise the impact of your SPHR project.

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Changing school culture to improve mental health

In this blog post Tricia Jessiman and Judi Kidger from the University of Bristol discuss their work exploring the aspects of school culture that impact young people’s mental health and the role that young people can play in changing it for the better.

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Behind the research: Tricia Jessiman

Tricia Jessiman, Senior Research Associate in Qualitative Public Health Research (University of Bristol), talks to us about her role in the SPHR Public mental health programme.  

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