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News | Professor Maria Fasli is appointed Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science and Health at the University of Essex

News | Professor Maria Fasli is appointed Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science and Health at the University of Essex

BLG DRC Director Professor Maria Fasli (pictured) will become Executive Dean of the Faculty of Science and Health at the University of Essex from August 2019.
The appointment has been confirmed by the University’s Council and, in August 2019, Professor Fasli will succeed Professor Graham Underwood, joining the executive leadership team and providing strategic leadership for the Faculty of Science and Health.
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Event | Bringing Data to Life for Policy and Practice: The BLGDRC Conference 2018

Event | Bringing Data to Life for Policy and Practice: The BLGDRC Conference 2018

Our two-day annual conference for 2018 will this year be held at The Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2BE, on 27 – 28 November 2018, from 9:30am-5:00pm. This conference will showcase research focusing on our four main research streams:

Through presentations and discussions, delegates will explore how different datasets, and the way in which they are being used, are advancing research and policy decisions. We are delighted to be welcoming representatives from policy, academia and research.
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Upcoming Webinars - University of East Anglia

Upcoming Webinars - University of East Anglia

Our partners at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, have the following ARC webinars scheduled.


Following the successful launch of last year’s ARC webinar series, the IFoA is running a further series this year to showcase its largest cutting-edge research programmes.
For further information on ARC webinars, and to book, click here

Webinar | Researching Entrepreneurship in UK Rural Labour Markets

Webinar | Researching Entrepreneurship in UK Rural Labour Markets

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM GM
Online

In this webinar, Anupriya Misra, Doctoral Researcher at the University of Essex will explore rural labour markets. Despite its importance, very little is known about the phenomenon, its drivers and its impact on the labour outcomes of young workers and on the development of rural areas.
For more information and to book, click here

Webinar | Longterm Prospects of Survival After a Heart Attack and Benefits of Treatments

Webinar | Longterm Prospects of Survival After a Heart Attack and Benefits of Treatments

Thursday, November 8, 2018 – 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT
Online

In this webinar, Dr Lisanne Gitsels of the University of East Anglia will discuss research into the factors that affect survivabilty of cardiac events.

For more information and to book, click here