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CARe Seminar Series

Our seminar series comprises an annual programme of regular presentations across a diverse range of subjects, given by academics from different disciplinary backgrounds. Seminars are attended by academics, students, practitioners and members of the public. Anyone with an interest in the subject matter is welcome to attend these events.

The current seminar programme is listed below all we ask is for people to book on this events using Eventbrite so we can arrange refreshments appropriately.

Seminar Series

Seminar titleResearch groupSpeakersDateTimeLocationBooking
Immersive environments: from education to health and beyondCARe

Dr. Tracey Williamson (Chair), Collette Golcher, Amanda Miller, and Professor David Roberts

1st Dec 20171pm-2pmMary Seacole MS3.02

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"I'm a survivor not a skiver": Disabled people's experiences of welfare conditionalitySHUSU

Katy Jones

7th Dec 20171pm-2pmMary Seacole MS167/168

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The tense of the other: encounters in settler colonial citiesKHP

Dr Katie Higgins (Keele University)

11th Dec 20171pm-2pmAllerton L525

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Academics writing in the contemporary university workplaceCARe

Dr Karin Tusting (University of Lancaster)

18th Jan 20181pm-2:30pmMary Seacole 1.71/1.72

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'Rethinking Heroin in "Austerity Britain".'CLDR

Dr Steve Wakeman (Liverpool John Moores University)

24th Jan 20181pm-2:30pmAllerton L525

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The role of health care professional and social support systems as determinants of self-care among adults diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus in Riyadh, Saudi ArabiaKHP

Sabah Alsomali (University of Salford)

7th Feb 20181pm-2pmMary Seacole MS1.36

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Being an IPA researcher: Reflecting on ways to engage interpretatively and phenomenologically with our participants lived experiences.CARe

Dr Virginia Eatough (Birkbeck University of London)

21st Feb 20182pm-4pmMary Seacole MS1.36

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Co-research with older people: an em-power-ing engagement?SHUSU

Dr Tine Buffel

5th Mar 20181pm-2pmMary Seacole MS3.02

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The Misuse of “Corporate Vehicles” in the Organisation of Serious Crimes for Gain: Concealing, Converting and Controlling Illicit FinancesCLDR

Dr Nicholas Lord (University of Manchester)

11th Apr 20181pm-2:30pmAllerton L219

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The War against the Homeless and the Poor: The Racial Cleansing of LA’s Skid RowSHUSU

Dr Andrea Gibbons

14th May 20181pm-3pmMary Seacole MS3.02

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Energy (in) efficiency: what tenants expect and endure in private rentingSHUSU

Dr Aimee Ambrose

7th Jun 20182pm-3:30pmMary Seacole MS3.02

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Making Research Count

Making Research Count (MRC) is a national initiative and unique collaboration, bringing together academics, practitioners and users to facilitate the dissemination of research and theory within a social care context. Making Research Count at the University of Salford brings together the best of practitioner expertise, research knowledge and service user experience to promote knowledge sharing through an ongoing programme of conferences, seminars and workshops. The University of Salford is the regional hub for Making Research Count in Greater Manchester and aims to use research to integrate services and practice across the city-region. Making Research Count currently operates in ten universities across England.

Access more about specific Making Research Count events here

Other events

CARe also organises a number of special events throughout the year. Where these are arranged they will feature here.