EUSPR Early Careers Forum

Health Promotion Core Competencies Survey

Barbara Battel-Kirk, a PhD student at National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG), invites you to take part in a survey which aims to evaluate the usage and impact of core competencies on Health Promotion practice and education in Europe between 2012 and 2017. This survey forms the first stage of her PhD research within the Discipline of […]

Early Career Bursaries EUSPR 2017

We are offering 15 bursaries of €200 to Early Career participants to assist in covering conference and pre-conference workshop expenses for our 2017 conference. Please note that bursaries will be paid shortly after the conference. If you would like to apply for a bursary please complete the form below and return it to the e-mail […]

Call for new Committee Members to the EUSPR Early Careers Forum

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 […]

Eighth EUSPR Conference and Members’ Meeting, September 20th – 22nd 2017, Vienna, Austria

Quality in Prevention The online programme with oral session and poster allocations can be found here. Registration is now open RegistrationDraft ProgrammeKeynotesPre-conference workshop and meetingsTravel and HotelsConference meal 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 refinement of […]

European Drugs Summer School, 27 June-8 July

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) […]

UCL Centre for Behaviour Change Job Vacancies

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. […]

Blog of the Early Careers Forum of EUSPR – Updated 20/01/2017

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 […]