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13:00 - 17:00 13 June 2017

The effects of the built environment on social networks and mental wellbeing

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188 Tottenham Court Road | London | W1T 7PH | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health is hosting this free afternoon seminar, funded by UCL Small Grants and British Council Newton Fund, to discuss the effects of the changing urban built environment, on social networks, community and mental wellbeing, with cross-disciplinary and international perspectives. This event should be relevant to academics, practitioners, policy makers as well as the general public.

Speakers include: • Professor Laura Vaughan, Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, 'The Spatial configuration of housing and community'; • Dr Richard Nunes, Real Estate & Planning, University of Reading 'Subjectivity: opening new dialogues about environmental change and mental health research'; • Dr Paula Barros, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 'Noticeable aspects of central urban squares in densely-populated cities likely to have stress reducing effects on passers-by: a multiple case study in Belo Horizonte, Brazil'.


Contact

Dr Linda Ng Fat
Please email | l.ngfat@ucl.ac.uk


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