The HSDTC Annual Research Symposium 2020 was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
We would like to thank all of the participants who offered to help make this year’s event a success, and a big thank you to our PGR Student Organising Committee who worked so hard on planning and organising the Symposium: Shaikha Almazrouei, Nadia Chaher, Vita Dikariyanto, Valeria Manuelli, and Marie-Therese Salcher-Konrad.
The HSDTC Annual Research Symposium 2020 keynote address was to be delivered by Dr Juliet Foster, Interim Dean of Education at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience and Academic Lead for Student Mental Health and Wellbeing at King's College London, on the subject of PGR Student Mental Health and Wellbeing: some thoughts on the Knowns, the Unknowns, and the Future.
Juliet is a social psychologist whose research focuses in particular on understandings of mental health and ill health, and specialises in qualitative research. She is also Chair of the Education and Training Board of the British Psychological Society.