The European Society for Prevention Research (EUSPR) promotes the development of prevention science, and its application to practice so as to promote human health and well-being through high quality research, evidence based interventions, policies and practices.
We’re very pleased to announce that our 2017 EUSPR conference will be taking place in central Vienna, Austria between the 20th and 22nd of September. Our conference collaborators are the Austrian Ministry of Health and Gesundheit Österreich GmbH (GÖG). Full details will be published on our conference pages soon.
The Early Careers Forum offers early-career members of the EUSPR a dedicated platform for professional exchange and mutual support. Aims The EUSPR’s Early Careers Forum has been established to facilitate networking and shared learning among those members of the EUSPR who are still in the early stages of their career. It offers the first European […]
We have just launched a Call for Applications to the Committee of the EUSPR Early Careers Forum at https://euspr.hypotheses.org/523. The term of the current committee is ending this year, and so we are looking for motivated early-career preventionists (researchers, policy-makers, practitioners and other professionals active in the field of prevention) to take over this important […]
The Centre for Behaviour Change at UCL has four exciting job opportunities in their Human Behaviour Change Project and City4Age project. Please see each section below for more on these roles. HBCP There are three job opportunities to be part of the Human Behaviour-Change Project, a multi-year, multi-million pound collaboration with the Wellcome Trust and IBM, […]
Quality in Prevention Call for abstracts is now open (deadline: Monday 10th July 2017 at 1700 CET), please visit again soon for conference updates and news on keynote speakers Over the previous decade, there have been important achievements in the field of prevention science. Our understanding of the development of health and social behaviours, and […]
Discounted rate for EUSPR members (50 EUR discount) AITANA research group from Miguel Hernández University aims to promote studies on child and adolescent psychological well-being and the transfer of results to society. Since 2011, it organizes the National Symposium of Clinical and Health Psychology on Children and Adolescents, a scientific meeting for researchers and professionals […]
2016 edition of the ‘Summer school on illicit drugs Europe’ will take place from 27 June-8 July 2016. Two-week summer school in Lisbon on the drugs problem in Europe and beyond involving Scientific Experts from the EMCDDA and guest lecturers from European Universities. See the EMCDDA website for further details. Registration: 2nd phase (Full rate) […]
Centre for Behaviour Change and the Health Psychology Research Group are looking for four Research Associates to join the team Research Associate in Health Psychology An opening exists for an experienced and enthusiastic Research Associate to lead the behavioural science input to the newly formed Health Protection Research Unit (HPRU) tasked with evaluation of interventions. […]
20/01/2017 Update Do GPs want or need formal support following a patient suicide? Our first article for this year is already online – it comes from Pooja Saini, a researcher and Chartered Psychologist at the University of Liverpool, currently involved in suicide prevention research. In this blog post, Pooja shares her research and describes what […]