Category Archives: polls + suggestions

Injury Prevention – cast your vote for a paper #PHTwitJC 27

The next #PHtwitJC is on Wednesday the 31st July at 8.00pm (BST). All contributions are welcome – and this time @duncautumnstore will be a guest presenter. The topic for the journal club is injury prevention. Injuries are often grouped into … Continue reading

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#PHTwitJC 25: Cast your votes!

Public health is everywhere. Whenever I read the paper, turn on the news, there is always something health-related to be debated and discussed.  And this is one of the many reasons why I enjoy working in public health – theres … Continue reading

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#PHTwitJC 24: Mental health- Time to Change evaluation

Next journal club chat will take place on Monday 22nd April, 8-9.00 pm (UK time) Our topic is public health interventions relating to mental health, specifically, the impact of the Time to Change campaign in the UK, which started in 2009. This campaign was intended … Continue reading

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#PHTwitJC 23: Vote for your preferred Health Protection paper

Public health is often thought of as having 3 domains; health improvement, health protection and health services. This month we have selected a range of papers relevant to health protection, specifically public health approaches to infectious diseases. Please cast your … Continue reading

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#PHTwitJC 22 Poll: TV food advertising and children

Topic for next Public Health Twitter Journal Club chat will be TV food advertising and children. This is in the spirit of our ‘in the news’ topics following a recommendation that pre ‘watershed’ advertising for unhealthy food and drink be banned in … Continue reading

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Poll for #PHTwitJC January Journal Club is Open

Happy New Year!! #PHTwitJC will be taking place at 8pm (GMT) on Wednesday 30th January Apologies for the delay in getting this month’s journal club off the ground – December and January have been extremely busy months… but we are … Continue reading

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Select a Breast Screening study for #PHTwitJC 20

The selected topic for our #PHTwitJC chat on Sunday, 18th November, 8.00pm GMT is breast cancer screening. This is an issue that has been in the UK news a lot recently. Help us to select a study to discuss. Please … Continue reading

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