How to keep it social 101

How do you keep an international team engaged and not just forced to attend Skype meetings all the time? Keep it social! The online assessment team for 2015-16, led by Daniel Morillo, has to spend a lot of time on social media to carry out their work. Doing this makes…

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JRP and Global Health: Part 1

While the GHAP project wrapped up in 2015, papers produced from that work are only now fully published. To introduce the topics studied, we are going to present a short series on each of the major themes: evidence-building, quality standards, economic and legal protections, decision-making, and well-being. To kick this…

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Assessing the invisible

Last summer, Melis Cetincelik, Zarina Hogekamp, Asli Bursalioglu, Claudia Calin, Lauge Haastrup, Johanna Blomster, along with their supervisor Dr Yvonne van den Berg set out to explore the invisible hand of the teacher, that is, the impact that teachers have on their students’ social relations. The team considered all factors…

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When making a smartphone application

Over the past ten months, Tobias Wingen, Victor Estal Muñoz, Silvana Mareva, Pietro Marenco, Barbara Schmidt, David Thomson, Caroline Ott, and their Research Supervisor Dr Angelos Kassianos have been working hard on their project entitled Ecological Momentary Assessment of Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) using a Smartphone Application. Their endeavours to…

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