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Launch of NIHR SPHR PhD studentships

Launch of NIHR SPHR PhD studentships

NIHR SPHR has launched its PhD studentship competition, which offers a flexible opportunity to start a PhD in April 2022 for part-time applicants (studentships up to 5 years part-time) and by October 2022 for full-time applicants (3 year studentships). Applications are invited from individuals who wish to develop a career in public health research.

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What did local government ever do for us?

What did local government ever do for us?

Levelling up health will only succeed if we invest across the whole of local government. The Government has committed to level up the country and ensure that no place is left behind. What will be levelled up? It is not always clear, but surely it should be the most important thing in most people’s lives – their health.

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NIHR SPHR summer internships hosted by LiLaC

NIHR SPHR summer internships hosted by LiLaC

The NIHR School for Public Health Research (SPHR) has launched its summer internship programme for 2021, and we are very happy to announce that three of these internships are being hosted by LiLaC. The 2021 scheme offered 17 undergraduate students from a wider range...

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Retirement, health and the Great Recession

Retirement, health and the Great Recession

Mario Martinez-Jimenez, Health Economics, Lancaster University (HEAL) has been selected to present findings from his doctoral research at the Public Health Research and Science Conference on 26 May 2021.  His research examines the effects of retirement on chronic...

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