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Research writing workshop for early career-investigators

Research writing workshop for early career-investigators

Early-career network yEACH is hosting a new event – the Research Writing Workshop, for researchers within the first ten years of their healthcare communication career. Early-career investigators often experience a lack of opportunity to work on research articles and proposals, struggle to manage their research time, and feel discouraged working in isolation (Carrol et al, […]

21st February 2018

Communications, Medicine and Ethics Conference (COMET) 2018

Communications, Medicine and Ethics Conference (COMET) 2018

The proposal deadline has been extended for the 16th International Conference on Communication, Medicine, and Ethics (COMET), which will be hosted by The Interactive Studies Unit, Institute of Clinical Sciences and held at University of Birmingham, UK, 25-27 June 2018. The COMET conference aims to bring together scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds involving various healthcare specialties […]

16th February 2018

LIBC Sylvius Lecture

LIBC Sylvius Lecture

Prof dr Lene Vase, Aarhus University Placebo effects and expectations across therapeutic interventions Date and time: 7 February 2018, 11.15am Location: Leiden University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Pieter de la Court building, Wassenaarseweg 52, room 1A20 Placebo effects are well-documented in relation to pharmacological treatments but recently placebo effects have also been investigated in relation […]

5th February 2018

Reminder – ICCH 2018 Submission Deadline: 5 Feb

International Conference on Communication in Healthcare 1 – 4 September 2018 Porto, Portugal Call for Submissions Deadline for Submissions: Monday 5 February 2018 Notification of Acceptance: Monday 2 April 2018 We proudly announce the 16th International Conference on Communication in Healthcare 2018, which will highlight current innovations in research, teaching, policy and practice in communication […]

25th January 2018

Congratulations to Monica Broome, Deputy National Representative of America

Congratulations to Monica Broome, Deputy National Representative of America

Monica Broome, the US DNR has been appointed to the Global Listening Center as the Director of Health Care Communication. The Core Values of the Group are: Service : To work selflessly towards global harmony. Leadership : Promote the integrity and honesty of workers and working teams and to advance innovative collaboration. Freedom : Of […]

25th January 2018

Health Literacy Group UK

Health Literacy Group UK

1 day Conference, Riddel Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland Friday 16 February 2018 Health Literacy UK are a special interest group of the Society for Academic Primary Care who are interested in building the evidence base for health literacy. Our approach explores the impact of health literacy on people and their lives, and supports national policy […]

29th November 2017