The Edinburgh Centre for Research on the Experience of Dementia (ECRED)

We are excited to present to you the third research centre in our blog series: The Edinburgh Centre for Research on the Experience of Dementia (or ECRED)! Would you like to know more about the centre’s journey, initiatives and inspiring work? Read this interview with Prof Heather Wilkinson, the director …

Centre for Homelessness and Inclusion Health

It’s time to put the spotlight on our second School Centre: the Centre for Homelessness and Inclusion Health! Did you always wonder about the centre’s journey, initiatives and inspiring work? Read this interview with Dr. Fiona Cuthill, the Academic Director for the Centre for Homeless and Inclusion Health, to learn all about it …

The Scottish Collaboration for Public Health and Policy Research Centre

Did you know we have 5 main research centres in our School? Did you know that PGR students are more than welcome to join them, and we can actually join more than one if we would like? If your answer to the above questions is something along the lines ‘Emm, I had no idea’, then you are not alone.   We are excited to introduce our new monthly …

Project Soothe

Hello everyone! I would like to introduce Project Soothe—a project led by Dr Stella Chan and her team. This project aims to assist researchers and clinicians alike to help improve mood and overall well-being. You know that feeling of calmness and tranquility you sometimes get when you see a beautiful …

Meet the Eating Disorder and Behaviours Research Group!

The School of Health in Social Science is associated with different departments, subject areas and research topics. It can be inspiring to work across disciplines and to share a workspace with researchers from varying backgrounds. Focusing on similarities while benefitting from our differences helped us create our relatively new research …

Eating Disorder Awareness Event: A Collective Triumph

If I did not turn around that day, the event may have never happened. It all started on 12th September at the School of Health in Social Science’s Welcome Session. After a few entertaining group icebreakers, and informative presentations by faculty and staff about the bits and bobs of being …