Events

Are Children’s Rights Real?

04/03/2015

This session, with Professor Priscilla Alderson (UCL Institute of Education), will consider how children’s human rights can make sense, promote justice, and be universal realities.

Translating the Ageing Brain: the Promise and Pasts of Diseases in a Dish

11/03/2015

With support from CESAGene, and in collaboration with the Cardiff Ethnography Group, Dr Richard Milne (Institute of Public Health at the University of Cambridge) will discuss the growing corpus of sociological work associated with biogerontology.

Cardiff sciSCREEN showing of GATTACA

16/03/2015

As part of British Science Week, Cardiff sciSCREEN is organising a FREE event supported by the British Science Association and the Schools Partnership Project. Following a screening of Andrew Niccol’s GATTACA there will be a drinks reception with refreshments and post-film discussion.

Creative and Participatory Research Methods with Children and Young People

21/03/2015

This one-day event will introduce and provide hands-on opportunities to critically explore the opportunities and challenges of creative and participatory approaches to research with children and young people.

E-cigarettes: what do(n’t) we know?

15/04/2015

E-cigarettes represent perhaps the most polarising issue in contemporary public health and this talk, with Graham Moore (DECIPHer), describes some of the key current controversies about them.