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Stirling Professor appointed as Chair of new Drug Deaths Taskforce

Stirling Professor appointed as Chair of new Drug Deaths Taskforce

The University of Stirling’s Professor Catriona Matheson has been announced as the new chair of a special taskforce set up to tackle the rising number of drug deaths in Scotland.

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Stirling Professor becomes first in Scotland to receive prestigious award for educational research

Stirling Professor becomes first in Scotland to receive prestigious award for educational research

A University of Stirling Professor has become the first recipient from Scotland to be awarded the prestigious John Nisbet Fellowship.

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Events

Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Communities, families, resilience and resistance conference

Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Communities, families, resilience and resistance conference

This three day conference focuses broadly on children and young people’s wellbeing and mental health. It offers a space in which we can consider how we might understand to children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing, and how services might respond to these challenges.

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Latest news

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Stirling Professor appointed as Chair of new Drug Deaths Taskforce
Stirling Professor becomes first in Scotland to receive prestigious award for educational research
Stirling graduate overcomes the odds to complete course
Stirling academics awarded NHS research grant to tackle prescription opioid overdose
Looked after children in Scotland have faced ‘significant neglect and maltreatment’ before entering care
Death of a friend ‘impacts health for up to four years’
Stirling research supports new volunteering framework
Feeling ‘at home’ improves health, say Stirling researchers
Shadow Minister meets Stirling housing and ageing experts
University showcases world-leading ageing and dementia research to UK Government Minister

Upcoming events

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Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Communities, families, resilience and resistance

5 Sep 2019 to 7 Sep 2019

This the day conference focuses broadly on children and young people’s wellbeing and mental health.

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Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Communities, families, resilience and resistance conference

5 Sep 2019 to 7 Sep 2019

This three day conference focuses broadly on children and young people’s wellbeing and mental health. It offers a space in which we can consider how we might understand to children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing, and how services might respond to these challenges.

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Image to accompany Children and Young People's Mental Health and Wellbeing: Communities, families, resilience and resistance conference event

Open Day

14 Sep 2019

If you are interested in studying at the University of Stirling, our Open Days offer campus tours, presentations, talks and displays. Speak to University support staff, academics and current students, who will be delighted to answer your questions

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Open Day

26 Oct 2019

If you are interested in studying at the University of Stirling, our Open Days offer campus tours, presentations, talks and displays. Speak to University support staff, academics and current students, who will be delighted to answer your questions

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