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MARCH: HONORARY RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP

DR SARA MACLENNAN IS AWARDED AN HONORARY RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP BY BIRKBECK UNIVERSITY OF LONDON Dr Sara MacLennan, who helped found The METIS Collaboration and who is now its Co Director, has been awarded an Honorary Research Fellowship by Birkbeck University … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY: ANOTHER EVENTFUL WEEK

INTERVIEWS, THEATRE & ESRC SEMINAR SERIES The last few days of the penultimate week of a cold and blustery February were, once again, eventful and marked by two important events that together bore witness to the progress of the Centre for … Continue reading

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LOOKING BACK: NOVEMBER & DECEMBER 2104

METIS, NORDFORSK & SOCIAL EVENTS On the 6th November, the first METIS Collaboration Away Day was held in Edinburgh at the offices of Macmillan in Scotland. Our thanks to Joanne Adamson of Macmillan. The meeting was well attended by the members … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER: THE METIS COLLABORATION

FIRST METIS AWAY DAY: EDINBURGH 2014 The Stoics spoke of Metis as the embodiment of  “prudence”, “wisdom” or “wise counsel”. Members of The METIS Collaboration met in Edinburgh on 6th November at the group’s first Away Day. The meeting was supported by Macmillan Cancer Support in Scotland which provided the … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER: NEW PUBLICATION

CALCULATING THE COST OF WORK-RELATED STRESS AND PSYCHOSOCIAL RISKS The European Agency for Safety & Health at Work has published our literature review on the costs of work-related stress and exposure to psychosocial hazards. The publication was commissioned by the … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER: NEW ESRC GRANT

ESRC SEMINAR SERIES: SOCIAL SCIENCE PERSPECTIVES ON THE EMPLOYMENT OF THOSE WITH CANCER: PSYCHOSOCIAL;, ORGANIZATIONAL AND ECONOMIC ISSUES We have been awarded one of the new ESRC Seminar Series grants to discuss the psychosocial, organisational and economic issues that relate to … Continue reading

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APRIL: EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY LONDON CONFERENCE

11th EAOHP Conference London 2014: Looking at the Past ~ Planning for the Future: Capitalising on OHP Multi-disciplinarity The EAOHP’s London Conference 2014 was hosted by Birkbeck University of London and held from Monday 14th to Wednesday 16th April largely in Senate House. … Continue reading

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JANUARY: NEW RISKS TO WOMEN’S HEALTH & SAFETY AT WORK

JANUARY: NEW RISKS AND TRENDS IN THE SAFETY AND HEALTH OF WOMEN AT WORK: EAOSHA This new Report by the European Agency for Occupational Safety and Health (EAOSHA) presents an update to the Agency´s previous research on gender issues at … Continue reading

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DECEMBER: PhD SUCCESS

Ceri Jones: Assessing Safety Culture and Safety Performance in a High Hazard Industry We are pleased to share the news that Ceri Jones has been awarded her PhD in Applied Psychology by the University of Nottingham following the submission of her … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER: EUROPEAN ACADEMY’S 2014 CONFERENCE

EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY: 2014 CONFERENCE The European Academy will be holding its 2014 Conference at Birkbeck University of London from 14th to 16th April. Birkbeck is situated in west central London (Bloomsbury) close to some of the … Continue reading

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