Category: Biological Sciences

Breastfeeding and work: the juggles and struggles

Breastfeeding and work: the juggles and struggles

Dr Sudeh Cheraghi-Sohi I have been a post-doctoral researcher now for 12 years and in that time I have also had two children, both of which I breastfed. I took the full period allowed for maternity leave and so when I returned to work my children were both over a year...

Social Responsibility, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Seminar Series 2023-24

Social Responsibility, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Seminar Series 2023-24

Join us for online SHS SR & EDI Seminar Series every last day of the month 1-2pm. Zoom link https://zoom.us/j/6771886797   31st October 2023 Ellen Poliakoff Parkinson’s from inside out: emerging and unexpected benefits of a long-term partnership 30th November 2023...

International Women’s Day 2023 – Embracing Equity

International Women’s Day 2023 – Embracing Equity

Seminar 1: In Conversation with… Prof Dawn Edge - Embracing Equity Dawn Edge is Professor of Mental Health and Inclusivity at the University of Manchester Academic Lead for Equality, Diversity & Inclusion on ‘race’, religion, and belief. She is the University of...

Flexible Working in FBMH

Flexible Working in FBMH

The University recognises that flexible working can be beneficial to both staff and the University. Finding the right work-life balance is important for all of us in terms of motivation and commitment to our work. Here you can find resources to help you manage...

FBMH Covid 19 Survey

FBMH Covid 19 Survey

Dear ColleaguesI hope you are well. As a Faculty we would like to better understand the ever changing challenges and successes, which have emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic so that we can learn from them for the future. We would appreciate if you could please take...

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Men's health months - lets talk about prostate cancer...This month we have asked some guest bloggers to talk about their experiences working in the area of men's health. Professor Paul Townsend talks to us about some of his research which aims to improve diagnosis and...

NOVEMBER IS FOR MEN’S HEALTH

NOVEMBER IS FOR MEN’S HEALTH

This November is Men’s Health Month, and November 19th is International Men’s Day. This year’s theme, ‘Men Leading By Example’ shines the spotlight on positive male role models, and actions, whilst addressing more serious issues facing men, such as men’s mental...