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Events at HSCWRU in 2020

This page lists all upcoming events at the NIHR Health & Social Care Workforce Research Unit in 2020.

The Unit presents a number of series, which have their own webpages:

We present two annual conferences (all welcome):

The Unit also hosts meetings, as well as the website, of the Social Work History Network, which is an independent group.

Making Research Count London (MRC) is a subscription CPD initiative that operates out of the Unit. MRC events are listed separately.


25 November 2020 Home Care Research Forum

23 November 2020 CFAB International Child Protection Conference 2020

23 November 2020 Examining the Introduction of the Nursing Associate Role in Health and Social Care: Early findings

18 November 2020 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum

11 November 2020 Re-Thinking Trans Healthcare in the 21st Century


14 October 2020 Learning Disability Services Series

8 October 2020 Mental Health & Social Care 2020

5 October 2020 LARIA Webinar Series 2020 (though not a HSCWRU series, Unit researchers, John Woolham and Martin Stevens, are the social care leads on the LARIA Council). The series runs October - November 2020.


30 September 2020 A Fair Share of the Pie: Investigating equity in access to social care for people with learning disabilities. Free webinar, aimed at practitioners, managers, researchers, policy makers, supporters. Co-organised by Snr Research Fellow, Dr Martin Stevens.

23 September 2020 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum

CANCELLED: 16 September 2020 Home Care Research Forum


POSTPONED: 15 July 2020 John Woolham: Using research evidence to support social work & social care practice (Perspectives series)


25 June 2020 Day Centre Research Forum [online via Skype]

CANCELLED: 17 June 2020 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum

17 June 2020 People with intellectual disabilities hear voices too (Learning Disability Services Series) [online]

POSTPONED: 10 June 2020 Raphael Wittenberg: Personalisation in care homes for older people (Perspectives series)

10 June 2020 Research ethics and adult social care research. This NIHR SSCR webinar features the Unit's Dr Martin Stevens and Dr Mikey Dunn (University of Oxford). All welcome.


CANCELLED: 13 May 2020 Esme Wood: Using GPS safer walking technology to promote identity and well-being through engagement in meaningful outdoor occupations (Perspectives series)

CANCELLED: 6 May 2020 Home Care Research Forum


CANCELLED: 22 April 2020 Fiona Poland: Agency amongst people living with dementia (Perspectives series)


CANCELLED: 25 March 2020 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum

10 March 2020 Older People's Health & Social Care (annual conference)

CANCELLED: 4 March 2020 People with learning disabilities’ views of the workforce


27 February 2020 Improving access to mental health services for those experiencing multiple disadvantage (Contemporary Issues in Mental Health)

5 February 2020 Home Care Research Forum


30 January 2020 Day Centre Research Forum




Events in 2019

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