Crossing boundaries conference 2015
Supported by Green Templeton College, the conference Crossing boundaries was held on the 8th December 2015 at the University of Oxford. The conference brought together researchers across Oxford University and beyond, to showcase the diversity and quality of health research.
Dr Amanda Rojek, DPhil student at the Epidemic diseases Research Group Oxford (ERGO) at the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford. Amanda tells us why clinical research matters in epidemics.
Lucie Cluver is Professor of Child and Family Social Work at the Centre for Evidence-Based Intervention, Department of Social Policy and Intervention at the University of Oxford. She speaks about Riots, mud and Nando’s chicken, a cluster randomised controlled trial of child abuse prevention in South Africa
Sue Ziebland is Professor of Medical Sociology and Director of HERG (Health Experiences Research Group) at the Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford. She tells us about Learning from patients narratives: extending the DIPEx International collaboration
Mike Parker is Professor of Bioethics and Director of the Ethox Centre at the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford. He speaks about Researching the ethics of research and practice in low-income countries
Trudie Lang is Professor of Global Health Research and Head of The Global Health Network at the Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford. She tells us Why we need more trials in challenging places and how can we better support these
Dr Chris Paton is Group Head for Global Health Informatics at the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford. He speaks about Global health informatics and the learning health system