Collaborations between General Practitioners and Voluntary and Community Sector organisations examined
More needs to be done to encourage collaborations between General Practitioners (GPs) and Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) organisations, according to research carried out by Leeds Beckett University.
Study identifies elements for effective dementia training and education
A team of researchers, led by staff at Leeds Beckett University, has launched a tool to improve the quality of training for health and social care staff that provide care for people with dementia.
Families using the system to control ‘vulnerable adult’ relatives
Families are using mental health issues to control vulnerable adults and force them into marriage, according to the latest research into honour-based abuse by Leeds Beckett University.
Public Lectures and Events
CeASR Global Inequalities Lecture- Healthy public policy-making: people, ideas, systems, and politics
Speaker Dr Patrick Harris, NHMRC Early Career Fellow, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, Sydney Medical School
Research Keynote by Professor Michael Gratzke, Chair of UCML
Research keynote seminar on “The Future of Modern Languages Teaching and Research"
50 Years of Leeds West Indian Carnival book launch
Join the Centre for Culture and the Arts for the launch of this book which uses a combination of photos and text to map Leeds' 50 year Carnival journey and helps to illuminate the full story of Caribbean-led creativity and multicultural hospitality. Introduced by Arthur France and Emily Zobel Marshall, short talks will be given by co-authors Guy Farrar, Tim Smith and Max Farrar.
PsyCen Seminar: A how to guide to reproducible research
Centre for Psychological Research (PsyCen) Seminar: A how to guide to reproducible research Cognition & Behaviour Programme Guest Speaker: Dr Kirstie Whitaker, Mozilla Fellow for Science, Alan Turing Institute
Lessons from the Frontline – Public Engagement and Local Health Systems
Professorial Inaugural Lecture for Mark Gamsu
Gender Research Conference 2018
The conference is an opportunity for staff to share and celebrate their research, network with colleagues, and to showcase Leeds Beckett’s gender research.