News and Events

News

Scientists call for consistent guidelines on social media use in research

Posted on Wednesday 14 June 2017

Researchers from the Department have called for guidelines to be made available to researchers who are considering using social media


Former PhD student awarded Heart's Paper of the Year

Posted on Monday 5 June 2017

Congratulations to former PhD student, Nicole Valtorta, whose paper on the health risks of loneliness was selected as the Best Paper of 2016 by Heart


Tobacco the 'silent killer' of HIV patients say researchers

Posted on Friday 2 June 2017

Researchers from the Department have shown that tobacco use is more common among HIV positive individuals than HIV negative individuals.


Events

Fri
30
Jun

University open day

Interested in studying nursing or midwifery at the University of York?

Sun
2
Jul

University open day

Interested in studying nursing or midwifery at the University of York?

Wed
6
Sep

Randomised Controlled Trials in the Social Sciences

We are pleased to announce the twelfth annual RCTs in the Social Sciences conference. The conference will be an opportunity for delegates to share expertise, interests and concerns about conducting trials in all fields of social sciences.

Mon
18
Sep

An Introduction to Rasch modelling using Winsteps

A two day course for researchers and practitioners working with questionnaire, assessment and other psychometric data in the health, educational and social sciences.

Mon
20
Nov

Undertaking Clinical Trials in Trauma and Orthopaedics (20 and 21 November)

British Orthopaedic Association Orthopaedic Surgery Research Centre (BOSRC) is running its third meeting for trauma and orthopaedic surgeons interested in getting involved in randomised controlled trials or research grant applications.