Dr Sundari Anitha, School of Politics and International Studies, University of Leeds, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This participatory research project considered South Asian women facing domestic violence, who are barred from accessing welfare benefits or...
Stephen Weatherhead, Lancaster Care NHS Foundation Trust and Anna Daiches, Lancaster University, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This presentation explored the influence of religion on mental health. Muslim participants contributed their views on mental health, wellbeing...
Rosie Davies (lead presenter), Bristol Mind, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This presentation examined barriers to the involvement of Gypsies and Travellers in research on mental health, including prejudice, fear and access...
Dr Margaret Greenfields (lead presenter), Buckinghamshire New University, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This overview of research highlighted the psycho-social impact of housing on Gypsies and Travellers. The workshop presented a new study on housed...
Effective inclusion of black and ethnic minority users and communities in health research using participatory learning and action methods: The CARe project
Anne MacFarlane and Katya Okonkwo, Department of General Practice, NUI, Galway, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
Participatory research with refugee and asylum seekers in Ireland explored their engagement with primary care services, particularly the impact of...
Shahida Hanif, Blackburn with Darwen, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This presentation described a health research project that used participatory methods to:build relationships between communities empower communities...
Between cultures and community health inequalities – British South Asian Women’s experiences in the West Midlands
Salma Iqbal, Ashram Housing, and Dr Laura Serrant-Green, University of Wolverhampton/Lincoln, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This qualitative study looked at South Asian women’s health issues including patient experience, mental health and self-reported health. ...
Andy Merryfield, Somerset Racial Equality Council, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This presentation outlined a community engagement project on mental health. The project aimed to identify the needs of black and minority...
A collaborative presentation about the outcomes of a participatory action research project exploring the support needs of Pakistani families with disabled children in the UK
Debora Kramer Roy (lead presenter), Brunel University, Inclusion and exclusion, November 2008
This presentation explored the challenges faced by Pakistani families with a disabled child, including:increasing isolationfinancial...
Jo Moriaty, King’s College London, The healthy option: Using evidence to promote race equality in the provision of health services, March 2008
This presentation examined health inequalities in old age, considering factors including the prevalence of health conditions, receipt of poorer...