Webinar: Investigating mental health in the UK – what data can I use?

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Webinar

This webinar is one of a series of webinars about data available for research, ESRC data resources: Discovering data and how to use them. This webinar will focus on mental health data.

Event details

  • Date:

    Monday 09 December 2019

  • Time:

    14:00 - 15:00

  • Venue:

    Online

  • Event organiser:

    CLOSER and the UK Data Service

  • Price:

    Free

This free webinar, jointly organised by the UK Data Service and CLOSER, is designed for anyone who would like to know more about sources of survey data available for investigating mental health in the UK.

The speakers will be Sally McManus, NatCen Associate in Health Policy, and Eoin McElroy, Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Leicester.

The webinar will focus on:

  • key features of the Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Studies, examples of research uses and how to access the data
  • data from the UK longitudinal studies including research use cases and access
  • other useful data sources for exploring mental health in the UK

The webinar will consist of 45 minutes of presentations and 15 minutes for questions. The webinar is suitable for both new and experienced researchers.

If you have any queries or require further information about this event, please contact the CLOSER Communications and Events Officer, Jennie Blows (j.blows@ucl.ac.uk).

Other webinars in the series

This webinar is one of a series of webinars about data available for research, ESRC data resources: Discovering data and how to use them. Each webinar focuses on a different research topic:

Recordings from the webinar series run in March and April 2019 about data for research on Journey to work; Ethnicity and migration; Obesity; and Education can be found on the UK Data Service and CLS web pages.

ESRC data resources collaboration

The webinar series is the result of a collaboration between a number of ESRC-funded resource centres working together to promote the value and use of social science data.

The collaboration is made up of several organisations, including: CeLSIUS, NILS_RSU, SLS-DSU, CLOSER, Understanding Society, the Centre for Longitudinal Studies (CLS), AQMeN, the UK Data Service, the National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM), and the three ESRC-funded big data centres; the Urban Big Data Centre (UBDC), ESRC Business and Local Government Data Research Centre (BLG) and Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC).