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About CISHeW

Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Wellbeing (CISHeW) is a new research institute within Cardiff School of Social Sciences at Cardiff University.

Building upon a legacy of methodologically innovative multi-disciplinary research, we are developing adventurous methods for engagement and partnership in the social sciences, arts, humanities and community development.

Our projects focus on social action, policy dialogue, the dynamic nature of health and wellbeing, and social justice. We often take a collaborative approach to our research, working alongside civil society groups and community members, service providers, artists and policy makers.


The Wales Health Impact Assessment Support Unit

June 27, 2014

The Wales Health Impact Assessment Support Unit (WHIASU) is a partnership between CISHeW and Public Health Wales, Directed by Eva Elliott, WHIASU provides advice, guidance and support through the provision of awareness raising
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Representing Communities

April 28, 2014

Representing Communities is a three-year project running from July 2013 – June 2016 and which aims to establish how community representations produced through creative arts practices (e.g. story-telling, performance, visual art) can be
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Sociology of Health and Illness

April 25, 2014

CISHeW houses the journal edited by Gareth Williams (Editor-in-Chief), Sarah David (Editorial Administrator), Davina Allen, Eva Elliott, David Hughes (Swansea University), Joanna Latimer and Ian Rees Jones. The journal is an international journal
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Had a good meeting with @NTWtweets today, we talked about the possibility of more joint working with @NorthMerthyr and @Caribbean_Wales

About 4 months ago from CISHeW's Twitter via Twitter Web Client · reply · retweet · favorite