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Sit, stand or take a knee: Symbolic acts and anti-racism

June 22 2020

Rima Saini, MDX Sociology lecturer, discusses the political history and wide-reaching symbolism of ‘taking a knee’ and its current relationship with genuine anti-racist progress.

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Refugee Week: What can we do for refugee children?

June 19 2020

Erminia Colucci, Associate Professor in Visual and Cultural Psychology at MDX looks at the growing number of child refugees and the perilous journey they face to escape their own countries.

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Policing reform in the age of Black Lives Matter

June 17 2020

Dr Angus Nurse, Associate Professor and Director of Policing Programmes at MDX, discusses whether the suggested police reforms and polices will make a real difference or if more needs to be done.

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A Midwifery placement in the Philippines

June 01 2020

Leticia was a midwifery student at Middlesex University in 2018. She spent two weeks in a Philippine hospital to see the differences between the delivery of care in The Philippines and the UK.

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#MentalHealthAwarenessWeek

May 21 2020

Nicky Lambert, Associate Professor in the Department of Mental Health and Social Work at Middlesex, encourages focusing on our mental wellbeing and looks at the mental health of current NHS staff

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Using social and behavioural science to support COVID-19 pandemic response

May 19 2020

MDX academics have collaborated with world wide scholars to create a review of what social and behavioural sciences can do to protect and promote physical and mental health during a pandemic.

COVID-19 deaths and NHS staff. What can we conclude?

April 30 2020

Roger Kline, Research Fellow at Middlesex University, highlights the three principles NHS organisations should take forward immediately to avoid unecessary staff deaths.

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The disproportionate deaths of NHS staff during COVID-19

April 22 2020

Roger Kline, Research Fellow at Middlesex University Business School, discusses the disproportionate deaths for BME NHS staff.

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Online parenting in 2020; living with COVID-19

April 20 2020

The Child Abuse and Trauma Studies Centre (CATS) at Middlesex University highlights the importance around online safety for children during the COVID-19 crisis.

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The “Playtime for Everyone” report amidst COVID-19

April 08 2020

Dr Jacqueline Harding, a senior lecturer at Middlesex University and an international expert in child development and neurophysiology, discuss the Fisher-Price report and what it can tell us about the importance of playtime during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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