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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Sociology - Job Opportunity

The post will support two projects that are funded by the ESRC Impact Acceleration Account. The deadline is 17th May, Midnight.
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The latest Wolfson Newsletter (Issue 94) is out now

The latest Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing Newsletter should be arriving in your inbox this morning.

Balbir Singh Dance Company presentation workshop Durham University World Parkinsons Day Event

Join the company as it brings together Indian dance and music to present a short performance. See how the body can be used to tell stories about Indian gods from intricate footwork and rhythmic patterns to hand gestures, mime and expression.
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Youth Academy News: Sleep experts launch training tool to help tired new parents

The Durham Infancy and Sleep Centre, part of our Youth Academy, is launching a new training kit for health professionals to help new parents deal with sleepless nights.
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The latest Wolfson Newsletter (Issue 92) is out now

The latest Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing Newsletter should be arriving in your inbox this morning.

Live Well and Dance with Parkinsons - 2 Opportunities to get involved!

Live Well & Dance with Parkinson’s is an ambitious, exciting, bold and creative programme of dance and community action for people living with Parkinson’s, loved ones, carers, and friends.
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Pain Academy - Tick saliva could ease chronic pain and itching

Our Pain Academy is working on a new drug based on a protein found in tick saliva that could ease chronic pain and itching in people.
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The latest Wolfson Newsletter (Issue 91) is out now

The latest Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing Newsletter should be arriving in your inbox this morning.

The latest Wolfson Newsletter (Issue 90) is out now

The latest Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing Newsletter should be arriving in your inbox this morning.

Wolfson Fellow Tessa Pollard Inaugural Professorial Lecture: Moving Together - 23rd February 3PM

In this lecture I consider the ways in which everyday physical activities such as walking, particularly as part of a social group, are enjoyed and valued, as well as the pleasures and benefits of academic collaboration.
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The latest Wolfson Newsletter (Issue 89) is out now

The latest Wolfson Research Institute for Health and Wellbeing Newsletter should be arriving in your inbox this morning.
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Research Conversation - Pregnancy and Education - 28th February 9.30 - 11.30

Research Conversations are a series of talks with researchers across Durham University and beyond focusing on a specific topic, looking at topics from different perspectives to identify and ask big questions, explain unexplained phenomena and work together to solve problems that haven’t been solved before.
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