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Oct 17

Death and Dying Seminar Series: Adult Vulnerability and the Adult Attitudinal Grief Scale

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 -

14:30 to 16:30

Library Seminar Rooms 1 & 2, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Each month we are showcasing a different theme on death and dying across the life-course by engaging leading academics and professionals - free to all interested in attending. Our seminar on 17 October will focus on Adult Vulnerability and the Adult Attitudinal Grief Scale: from theory to practice.

For more information on this and future seminars in the series, together with how to register, see the Seminar Series page.

Nov 29

Researching end of life care from a social science perspective

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 17:00

Library Presentation Room, Library, The Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA

Past, present and future contributions

About the workshop – background

This workshop is designed to reflect on the past sociological and anthropological engagements with end of life care practice in order to enable future opportunities for making these kinds of contributions to understanding care practices and informing policy. For further information see the workshop page www.open.ac.uk/health-and-social-care/main/researching-end-of-life-care

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.

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Postgraduate Diploma and MA in Social Work – expressions of interest open until 21st September

Our new PG Diploma in Social Work enables employers to tap into the talent in their graduate social care workforce to develop vitally needed qualified social workers.  With our new PG Diploma, relevant graduates with experience of social care wi
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