Monographs on Environmental Health

Stephen Battersby, Series Editor for Routledge Focus on Environmental Health, writes: “Pioneers in Public Health: Lessons from History” is the first publication in a new monograph series “Routledge Focus on Environmental Health". The idea for this series arose from discussions around the publication of the latest edition of Clay’s Handbook of Environmental Health last summer.  … Continue reading Monographs on Environmental Health

Forthcoming conference, workshop and research opportunities

Public health Beyond Borders: Driving Change with Evidence - this conference may be of interest, to see details click here.  The FPH Special Interest Group in Film is presenting also a series of films to help inspire and encourage change for a healthier future. The Working Class at Home (Geffrye Museum, London) - for further information … Continue reading Forthcoming conference, workshop and research opportunities

Inspector of Nuisance to Environmental Health Practitioner

One of the best things about working toward a specific goal is the unexpected things that happen along the way. In the development of our new book, Pioneers in Public Health: lessons from history, several people got in touch. Although some did not wish to contribute whole chapters, they were keen to share their love of … Continue reading Inspector of Nuisance to Environmental Health Practitioner

Housing Research

This may be of interest from the Housing Studies Association: Valerie Karn Early Career Researcher Prize - for more information go to: http://housing-studies-association.org/valerie-karn-prize-2-2/ Valerie Karn "spent a decade as Professor of Environmental Health and Housing at Salford University, before taking up the position of Professor of Housing Studies at the Manchester University in 1994." For more information … Continue reading Housing Research

Interested in housing and the humanities?

If you’re interested in housing and the humanities, you might like to check out my new website at http://www.jillstewarthousing.co.uk Here’s why I set it up. Before embarking on an environmental health degree all those years ago, I was practically signed up to take a BA degree called Literature, Life and Thought. In the end, I … Continue reading Interested in housing and the humanities?