Stephen Peckham radio interview
28 July 2015
On 28 July, Professor Stephen Peckham, Director and Professor of Health Policy at CHSS spoke on BBC Radio Kent Breakfast against fluoridation of Kent’s water supply in improving children’s dental health. Listen again on the BBC iPlayer (90 minutes into the show).
Let’s talk about health research! #chssletstalk
27 July 2015
Are you interested in health and health services? Would you like to know more about research in health and social care? Then why not come to our ‘Let’s talk about Health Research!’ event? Just register and then pop into the Westgate Hall, Canterbury on Wednesday 9 September anytime between 11.30am and 2.00pm to meet health researchers, enjoy talks, take part in activities and watch films. Find out if you would like to be i...
KAPCU Seminar programme
24 July 2015
The Kent Academic Primary Care Unit is pleased to announce its confirmed seminar programme for 2015. All seminars will take place between 1.30-3.00 and include a sandwich lunch. Change to CHSS Primary Care Seminar; 2 Dec 2015 - Prof Michael Calnan on healthcare rationing decisions In a change to the advertised KAPCU programme, CHSS is pleased to announce that Michael Calnan, Professor of Medical Sociology at the University of Kent, will deliver ...
CHSS Annual Lecture, 07 July 2015
23 July 2015
Our Open Lecture this year was given by Professor Chris Ham of The King's Fund and we were delighted to welcome Chris back to the University of Kent. Full details about the evening including Chris’ PowerPoint presentation and links are available on the 2015 CHSS Annual Lecture page.
Congratulations to Jenny Billings!
17 July 2015
We are delighted to announce that Jenny Billings has been awarded Professorship from October 2015. Jenny has a nursing and health visiting background and her research interests are mainly around vulnerable groups with complex needs and integrated care. She has wide experience of managing methodologically challenging projects focused on providing evidence for practice. Her research has led to sustainable service developments in integrated care for older peopl...