Tag Archives: Cancer survivorship

NEWS ITEMS GOING FORWARD

THE CENTRE FOR SUSTAINABLE WORKING LIFE & THE METIS COLLABORATION: PEOPLE, SEMINARS & NEW PROJECTS. Much has happened over the last six or so months that warrants reporting both with regards to the Centre for Sustainable Working Life (the Centre) at Birkbeck and to The … Continue reading

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NEW BOOK CHAPTERS

NEW CHAPTERS ON CANCER SURVIVORSHIP AND ON CYBER-BULLYING TO BE PUBLISHED Over the last 12 months, we have had two new chapters accepted for publication in edited texts in 2017. They are:   Cox, T., Postavaru, G., Munir, F., Hassard, J., … Continue reading

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DECEMBER: UPDATE ESRC SEMINAR ON CANCER & EMPLOYMENT

Cancer & Employment: The Legal & Insurance Contexts The third ESRC funded seminar on Cancer & Employment will consider the legal and insurance industry perspectives. It will be held in the Keynes Library, Gordon Square, Bloomsbury, London on 21st January 2015. … Continue reading

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ARPIL: NEW REVIEW ON CANCER SURVIVORSHIP, PSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONS & EMPLOYMENT

A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW PUBLISHED ON EFFECTIVENESS OF PSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONS WITH CANCER SURVIVORS TO PROMOTE EMPLOYMENT A systematic review by Carlton Fong, Kathleen Murphy, John Westbrook and Minda Markle on psychosocial interventions to facilitate employment outcomes for cancer survivors has been recently been published by the Campbell … Continue reading

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APRIL: ESRC SEMINAR ON CANCER & EMPLOYMENT

FIRST ESRC DISCUSSION SEMINAR ON CANCER & EMPLOYMENT: THE PERSPECTIVE OF THE PERSON WITH CANCER AND THEIR FAMILY The first Discussion Seminar in our ESRC Seminar Series on Cancer & Employment was held, as planned, on Tuesday 21st April in the … Continue reading

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APRIL: COLLABORATION MEETING

MEETING OF CSWL BIRKBECK & AUU ABERDEEN ON APPLIED RESEARCH & POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION A one-day meeting was held on 14th April at Birkbeck University of London between its Centre for Sustainable Working Life (CSWL), School of Business, Economics & Informatics, and … Continue reading

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MARCH: ESRC SEMINAR SERIES: UPDATE

ESRC SEMINAR SERIES ON CANCER AND EMPLOYMENT ~ SOCIAL SCIENCE PERSPECTIVES: DISCUSSION SEMINARS We are pleased to announce the dates for the first two Discussion Seminars in our ESRC funded Seminar Series on Cancer and Employment. This Seminar series is organised through … Continue reading

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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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MARCH: THINGS THAT CANCER SURVIVORS AND THEIR GPS MAY NOT KNOW

The MUHC (McGill University Health Centre) super hospital in Montreal, Monday December 8, 2014.Vincenzo D’Alto / Montreal Gazette Gen Chaput, a physician at the McGill University Health Centre who oversees the Cancer Survivorship Program, says cancer survivors, their families and even their … 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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