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Postdocs’ Work and Family Life Series: Let's talk about the mental health stigma in academia

The next event in the Postdocs’ Work and Family Life Series will be a panel session about mental health in academia.
When Jun 06, 2018
from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
Where The Postdoc Centre @Mill Lane, 16 Mill Lane, The Basement CB2 1SB Cambridge
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A recent report indicated that; 'In large-scale surveys, UK higher education staff have reported worse wellbeing than staff in other types of employment (including education, and health and social work) in the areas of work demands, change management, the support provided by managers and clarity about one's role.'* 

Hisham ZiauddeenAmber RuigrokNicole Horst and Joe Bathelt will be sharing their own mental health challenges as academics. 

Places are limited so please register your interest here as soon as possible! Lunch will be provided.

 

* Guthrie, Susan, Catherine A. Lichten, Janna Van Belle, Sarah Ball, Anna Knack, and Joanna Hofman, Understanding mental health in the research environment: A Rapid Evidence Assessment. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation, 2017. https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR2022.html. 

 

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