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Mar 21

End of Life Care: Addressing the issues and meeting the challenges

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 09:30

The Hub Theatre, The Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Death and Dying Group Conference 2018

The theme of the conference is addressing the issues in end of life care and the ways in which the health, social care and academic community can and are mitigating the impact of these challenges. The conference will focus upon inequalities, tackling variations and addressing the practical issues in meeting the needs of individuals towards the end of their life. For further information see the conference website

May 1

2nd Digital Health & Wellbeing Conference 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 09:00 to Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 18:00

The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes

This year's theme is "Fusion All things Digital Health & Wellbeing". Due to the nature of the conference, we aim to challenge research and practitioners to explore, uncover and inspire the ethos of Digital Health & Wellbeing and how this can be deployed across varying environments, research and practice, innovation, health, public services, community and non-profit organisations.

Find out more on the conference website.

News

Improving wellbeing through digital games

Dr Hannah R. Marson, Research Fellow in the Health & Wellbeing Priority Research Area, and organiser of the upcoming Digital Health & Wellbeing Conference, was interviewed by eldercare.org to discuss how research using digital games and associated technologies has been investigated in the area of health and wellbeing. Read the full article: Technology and Gaming for the Elderly: Improving Wellbeing.

20th November 2017
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