Vacancy: Lecturer Post, Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University

We are seeking to appoint a new Lecturer in the Institute of Health and Society at Newcastle University. Details are below.Based in the Institute of Health & Society you will be a creative academic with an excellent and growing research record in social sciences, health services or public health research and teaching.You must have a PhD, quantitative or mixed methods experience of health services research;
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Weight and body size in the clinic, February 2012, Manchester

We hope you might be interested in attending the following event.Weight and body size in the clinicThursday 16th Feb 2012, 1.30 – 5.00 p.m.Seminar Room 2, 5th Floor, Williamson Building, Oxford Road,University of ManchesterA joint meeting of the North West Health Psychology Research Network & North West Medical Sociology Study GroupObesity is seen as a rising and pressing health issue in the
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Qualitative Research Methods courses at University of Oxford 2012

The Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford is delighted to offer the following programme of qualitative research methods courses in 2012. Please pass the information on to anyone who might be interested and/or display it on your noticeboards.For further details about each course or to make a booking, please go tohttps://www.oxforduniversitystores.co.uk/browse/product.asp?catid=165&modid=5&compid=1Note
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Regulation & Professionalisation in Complementary & Alternative Medicine

CALL FOR PAPERS FOR PROPOSED EDITED VOLUMEREGULATION AND PROFESSIONALISATION IN COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE:LESSONS FROM THE PAST - CHALLENGES FOR THE FUTUREDR NICOLA GALE, SCHOOL OF HEALTH AND POPULATION SCIENCES &PROFESSOR JEAN McHALE, SCHOOL OF LAW, UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAMThis edited collection addresses regulation and professionalization in complementary and alternative medicine, past,
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Social Theory & Health 2012 Annual Lecture, February 2012, London

Social Theory & Health 2012 Annual LectureWe are pleased to announce the Social Theory & Health 2012 Annual lecture for which there is an open invitation.Postponed from last year due to ill health, Professor Roy Bhaskar, Institute of Education, University of London, will give a talk titled: ‘Critical realism, interdisciplinarity and well-being'.Thursday 9th February 2012. Doors open at 5.45pm
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Using Sociology To Help Prevent Cardiovascular Disease, March 2012, Birmingham

Using sociology to help prevent cardiovascular disease28 March 2012, University of BirminghamPreventing cardiovascular disease has become a major public health priority, with initiatives in place such as offering smoking cessation and ‘health checks for all those over 40 in primary care, and monitoring risk factors in this population.What role can sociological research play in improving the quality
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Aging in a Changing World, October 2012, Vancouver, Canada

Aging in a Changing World: Save the Date!41st Annual Scientific and Educational MeetingCanadian Association on Gerontology (http://www.cagacg.ca)October 18 - 20, 2012Vancouver, BC, CanadaCall for Abstracts in January 2012.A conference you will always remember in a city you will never forget.For more information, please visit http://www.cagacg.ca---Vieillir dans un monde en évolution : Réservez
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