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One in four retired Britons return to work – research by Professor Karen Glaser

King’s researchers examining the reasons why retirees return to employment – or ‘unretire’ – have suggested that the older generation should not be forgotten by policies aiming to keep older people in work. The ‘Wellbeing, Health, Retirement and the Lifecourse’ … Continue reading

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Strong presence of GHSM staff and students at the British Society of Gerontology 2017 conference in Swansea July 5-7th

There was a strong presence of GHSM staff and students at the annual conference of the British Society of Gerontology from July 5th – 7th at the University of Swansea. This included these 2 symposia. The Extending Working Lives research … Continue reading

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1st SSHM UG Research Showcase on Thursday 17 March 2016

It is a pleasure to announce the first SSHM UG Research Showcase on Thursday 17 March 2016 in the Great Hall, Strand Campus.  The Research Showcase is a student-led conference featuring the research posters of SSHM’s BA/BSc Global Health and Social … Continue reading

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Dr Orkideh Behrouzan reports on “Pedagogical Encounters: Engaging Social Sciences & Global Health” A Joint Workshop between SSHM and UNC Department of Social Medicine

On April 9-10 2015, an SSHM delegation connected with the Department of Social Medicine at UNC Chapel Hill in the joint event, “Pedagogical Encounters: Engaging Social Sciences & Global Health”, with the goal of exchanging learning from each other’s experiences. Our … Continue reading

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Dr Laurie Corna and Professor Karen Glaser on “Work, retirement, health and care” April 15th

We are delighted to announce our upcoming SSHM Seminar Series event. Karen Glaser and Laurie Corna(Institute of Gerontology, SSHM, KCL) will present on behalf of the WHERL project research group: “Work, retirement, health and care: An introduction to the WHERL project”. … Continue reading

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