Institute of Health & Society


Seminars and events

Find details of upcoming seminars and events at the Institute of Health & Society

  • Controversies and politics in research institution governance

    Date/Time: Tuesday, 22 October 2019, 14:30 - 16:30

    Venue: Old Library, room 2.21 (25 and 26 on campus map)

  • Poverty in the UK: human rights under threat

    Jointly organised by the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Human Rights Watch, and ATD Fourth World

    Date/Time: 2019/06/27 10:30-12:00

    Venue: Palais, Room IX, Geneva

  • Automating inequality

    How high-tech tools profile, police and punish the poor, presented by Virginia Eubanks, associate professor of political science, University of Albany, State University of New York

    Date/Time: 29 06 2019 10:30

    Venue: Seminar room, Baddiley Clark Building

  • Ten years after: Some lessons from the financial crash in Iceland

    Ögmundur Jónasson, former Minister of Health and Minister of Interior in Iceland

    Date/Time: 26 April 2019 13:00 - 15:00

    Venue: Room G.22 Politics Building

  • Long Term Care in the US and Norway: Contrasting Systems of Care

    Prof Frode Jacobsen and Prof Charlene Harrington

    Date/Time: 26th April 13:00-15:00

    Venue: CAV Great Gable seminar room

  • Commercial health care financing: the cause of US, Dutch and Swiss Health Systems Inefficiency?

    This seminar delivered by Prof Jean-Pierre Unger will addresses the performance of three industrialised nations that have pursued market-based financing models, focusing on equity in access to care, care quality, health status, and efficiency.

    Date/Time: 26 April 2019 10:00 - 12:00

    Venue: MED.L2.3

  • "Is US style healthcare the future for England?"

    Public Lecture and Q&A Session, Monday 30th October, 6:30-8pm, Lecture Theatre 3, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

    Date/Time: Monday 30th October, 6:30-8pm

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, Herschel Building, Newcastle University

  • Professor Rosalind Raine, BSc, MBBS, MSc, PHD, FFPH "Evaluating Complex interventions: state of the art"

    IHS External Seminar Series,

    Date/Time: Thursday 26th October, 1:30-2:30pm.

    Venue: Lecture Theatre D, Dental School

  • The dismantling of our NHS and why we need an NHS bill to reinstate it

    Date/Time: 12th October 2017, 5:30pm

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building

  • IHS External Seminar Series Professor Clare Bambra, Professor of Public Health, Institute of Health & Society

    Date/Time: 8 June 2017, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: Baddiley-Clark Seminar Room

  • IHS External Seminar Series - Matt Hickman, Bristol University

    Date/Time: 11 May 2017, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: Baddiley-Clark Seminar Room

  • Dr. Mark McGovern presenting

    Causal Inference without Randomisation? Quasi-experimental Methods for Public Health Research

    Date/Time: 13 April 2017, 13:00-14:00

    Venue: Baddiley-Clark Seminar Room

  • Prof. Chris Bonnell presenting

    Dark logic: theorising the harmful consequences of public health interventions.

    Date/Time: 9 March 2017, 12:00-13:00

    Venue: Baddiley-Clark Seminar Room

  • Fuse and School for Public Health Research, 2017-2022’

    Date/Time: 9 February 2017, 1pm-2pm

    Venue: Dental School, Lecture Theatre F