Blogs

1406194568 Reflections on a Bridgeton Walkabout Rachel Harris and Cat Tabbner reflect on a recent walk around Bridgeton with the rest of the GCPH team.

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On: 20 November 2015 By: Rachel Harris
1406194568 Reflections on poverty It's Challenge Poverty Week and in this blog James Egan reflects on areas of poverty work and research involving the Glasgow Centre for Population Health (GCPH), looking at what lessons can be learned from listening more to those living in poverty.

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On: 19 October 2015 By: James Egan
1406194568 The challenge of an unequal world Lorna Kelly discusses Michael Marmot’s book 'The health gap: the challenge of an unequal world', looking at inequality, health and the wider social and economic contexts which affect population health.

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On: 21 September 2015 By: Lorna Kelly
1442229460 European Mobility Week: How does the GCPH team get to work? To mark the start of European Mobility Week, Sheena looks at the varying commutes of members of the GCPH team.

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On: 16 September 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
1442229460 Learning from other places - active travel It's European Mobility Week and in this blog Bruce Whyte discusses his commute and how we can learn from other cities to improve levels of active travel in Glasgow and create networks of integrated, safe routes for pedestrians and cyclists.

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On: 16 September 2015 By: Bruce Whyte
Guest_blog_listing Walking and cycling - they’re worth the risk! Alasdair Macdonald reflects on our latest report on pedestrian and cyclist casualty trends and looks at the rise of car usage and development of road infrastructure and its effect on risks and perceived risks to pedestrians and cyclists.

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On: 20 August 2015 By: Alasdair Macdonald
1406194568 Sharing research findings using blogging: useful tips Sheena Fletcher outlines some simple tips for effectively sharing your research findings using a blog.

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On: 31 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
1406194568 Get in the picture – using infographics to share and promote research Sheena Fletcher discusses the use of infographics to highlight key messages and make research and data more accessible to users.

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On: 24 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
1406194568 Measuring social media and gleaning meaning from analytics Sheena Fletcher discusses how to track and measure progress using social media and website analytics tools and how to use this information to review and improve your online communications.

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On: 17 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher
1406194568 Using social media to promote your organisation or project Sheena Fletcher looks at helpful things to think about when promoting information online, focusing on some basic questions and things to think about before you get started.

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On: 10 July 2015 By: Sheena Fletcher