School of Health in Social Science


School of Health and Social Science news from 2016

British Academy Grant Success for Project Soothe

British Academy has made an award to Stella Chan and Matthias Schwannauer for their project entitled 'Project Soothe: A Proof-of-Concept Study Developing Soothing Images for Use in Psychotherapy'

Report urges global boost for nursing

A major new parliamentary report, which argues that a global investment in nursing will bring benefits beyond healthcare, includes submissions from Edinburgh academics.

Stella Chan receives Seed Award

'In search of vulnerability mechanisms for adolescent depression'

NMAHP Research awards ceremony

Dr Aisha Holloway and Dr Sarah Rhynas together with artist Ms Samantha Fraser attended the NMAHP Research awards ceremony last week and were delighted to be announced winners in the category for Innovation in Research.

Stella Chan elected Co-Chair of RSE YAS

The School of Health in Social Science would like to congratulate Chancellor's Fellow Stella Chan on being elected Co-Chair of RSE YAS.

Dr Stella Chan gave an invited speech on adolescent...

Dr Stella Chan, Chancellor's Fellow and Lecturer in Clinical Psychology, gave a speech entitled 'It is good to be young, Is it Really?' to a wide audience including academics, clinicians, professionals and service users across Scotland.

PhD in Clinical Psychology student Eilidh Smith won the best poster prize at the Scottish Mental...

Eilidh Smith presented a poster describing her research study on Cognitive Biases and Low Mood in Adolescents.

COSMOSS Study now live

A research project on stress, goals and personality collects data to understand the significance and effects of self-monitoring.

HSCBN Winter Newsletter

Here you can download a copy of the most recent newsletter detailing the recent activities of the Health and Social Care Banchmarking Network.

Dr Stella Chan - Wellcome Trust Funding Success

Dr Stella Chan, Chancellor's Fellow and Lecturer in Clinical Psychology has been awarded over £39,000 by the Wellcome Trust (the University's Institutional Strategic Support Fund) for research into depression of young pepole.

New Publication: Understanding Sociology in Nursing

by Helen Allan, Michael Traynor, Daniel Kelly and Pam Smith

Nursing Studies comes out on top!

Congratulation to Nursing Studies, who came top of the Guardian UK University League Table 2017 last week in the category of Nursing and Midwifery.

European Oncology Nursing Society

Executive Board Meeting, 18th August in Edinburgh