2nd October 2018
The Royal Society of Medicine, London

The Why Sports annual conference will provide a platform to debate, network and further understand the progress and impact of the Sporting Future and Towards an Active Nation strategies.

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Dementia Quality of Care


The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 12th April 2018

With only 9 weeks to go places at the Dementia 2018: Quality of Care conference are going quickly, you can register today to secure your place. This one-day event will help you to develop a greater understanding of how people with dementia can get the support they need every day of the year, whether that be at home, in residential care, hospital or in the wider community.

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Improving Mental Health Outcomes 2018


Integrating, Coordinating and Transforming Services.
25th April 2018 – The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

The conference agenda will share personal experiences of mental health users, provide an invaluable update on the road map to improved mental health care, and highlight real, practical examples of service transformation and new approaches to care.

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REF2021 Research Forum. 30 January 2018

HEFCE recently published a second set of decisions with regards to the Stern’s recommended changes for REF2021, which can be found here

Following this, the Research & Enterprise Integrity and Development Office (REIDO, formally under RED) will host an open Forum where researchers across the University will be given the opportunity to discuss the implications of these decisions.
The REF2021 Research Forum will take place on Tuesday the 30th of January 2018 from 12noon to 2pm, on North Holmes Campus.
To book a place please email ref@canterbury.ac.uk and you will receive a calendar invitation with a room confirmation.