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News & Comment

  1. 9 August 2016

    Understanding health research

    This week researchers at the University of Glasgow, MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit launched Understanding Health Research, a new interactive website to help people go beyond the headlines and better understand health research. We helped in the development and promotion of this tool to make it as user-friendly as possible as part of our Ask for Evidence campaign.

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  1. 22 July 2016

    Join us at ESOF

    We'll be at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF 2016) in Manchester, starting this weekend. We hope to see many of you there.

  2. 24 June 2016

    Standing up for evidence and reason in Europe

    A lot of people have contacted us in recent days worried that during the referendum debate it started to become more acceptable to openly and cynically embrace untrue statements and dismiss expertise, and wondering what this means for people who are working to achieve the opposite of that.

  3. 21 June 2016

    Parent-led tool shows value of public engagement

    Website shares complex children's heart surgery data with families

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