There have been several different approaches to tackling obesity over a number of years and by successive governments, something that Dolly Theis, undertaking a PhD funded by NIHR SPHR, presented as a poster at our Annual Scientific Meeting in 2019. Dolly shows how various consultations, draft papers and reports on the measures now being announced have been considered over the last five years.
NIHR ARC West and NIHR SPHR invite applications for a jointly-funded 3-year PhD studentship to begin October 2020. The deadline for applications is 14th August.
NIHR ARC North Thames and NIHR SPHR invite applications for a jointly-funded 3-year PhD studentship to begin September 2020. The deadline for applications is 19th June.
The NIHR School for Public Health Research has announced it will fund up to 16 pre- and post-doctoral Fellowships as part of an initiative to build capacity in public health research. Deadline for applications is 4pm on Friday 20th September.
Dr Emma Halliday, a Senior Research Fellow at Lancaster University and a member of LiLaC, talks to us about working in public health research.
Earlier this month SPHR held an event to welcome the School’s first cohort of PhD students to the NIHR community.
The NIHR School for Public Health Research will be hosting a welcome event for new PhD students in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Louis Goffe, Research Associate at Newcastle University shares his experience of working in public health research.