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The official podcast featuring our academics, alumni, students and other brave thinkers, brought to you by IOE, UCL's Faculty of Education and Society. We're the world's leading centre for education and social science research, courses and teaching, and a faculty of University College London (UCL).

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The official podcast featuring our academics, alumni, students and other brave thinkers, brought to you by IOE, UCL's Faculty of Education and Society. We're the world's leading centre for education and social science research, courses and teaching, and a faculty of University College London (UCL).

More from IOE: https://ucl.ac.uk/ioe

    What’s the link between decision-making and eating disorders? | Research for the Real World

    What’s the link between decision-making and eating disorders? | Research for the Real World

    In this podcast we hear about research that seeks to understand the causes of eating disorders and develop innovative treatments and support.

    Dr Amy Harrison talks in detail about a project funded by the Medical Research Council looking into how decision-making skills in childhood is associated with eating disorder symptoms in adolescence.

    Full show notes and link: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/news/2024/jun/whats-link-between-decision-making-and-eating-disorders-rftrw-s22e03

    • 50 min
    How do we know if mental health support for people affected by humanitarian emergencies is working? | Research for the Real World

    How do we know if mental health support for people affected by humanitarian emergencies is working? | Research for the Real World

    In this podcast we take a closer look at international development and global health research that shapes the way we respond during times of crisis.

    Dr Mukdarut Bangpan and Dr Kelly Dickson's work with governments and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) includes research on the impact of mental health and psychosocial support programmes to inform their policy and practice.

    Full show notes and links: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/news/2024/apr/how-do-we-know-if-mental-health-support-people-affected-humanitarian-emergencies-working

    • 35 min
    Sleep and the tales our mental health might tell | Research for the Real World

    Sleep and the tales our mental health might tell | Research for the Real World

    You’re not dreaming! There’s so much going on in the field of sleep and research right now. We take a closer look at how things have crossed over into tech and AI, cancer and our wellbeing.

    Professor Dagmara Dimitriou leads a lab that takes a multi-disciplinary approach to examine sleep’s role in affecting our cognitive, behavioural and academic abilities and has also been working with the likes of the NHS and the US Army on a wide variety of projects.

    Full show notes and links: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/news/2024/apr/sleep-and-tales-our-mental-health-might-tell-rftrw-s22e01

    • 34 min
    Preview: 3 ways we're looking at mental health research | Research for the Real World

    Preview: 3 ways we're looking at mental health research | Research for the Real World

    This season of Research for the Real World is all about mental health, and we’ll be hearing from researchers whose work encompasses such wide-ranging areas and offer solutions to address these challenges.


    Professor Dagmara Dimitriou on the role of sleep on neurodevelopmental disorders and cancer
    Dr Mukdarut Bangpan and Dr Kelly Dickson on humanitarian emergencies and the impact it has on mental wellbeing
    Dr Amy Harrison on social-emotional functioning and cognitive skills in eating disorders

    More episodes of Research for the Real World: ⁠⁠https://bit.ly/researchfortherealworld⁠⁠

    The IOE Podcast: ⁠⁠https://bit.ly/ioepodcast⁠

    • 4 min
    "If participants don’t value their learning, then what is left?" | ECF Staffroom

    "If participants don’t value their learning, then what is left?" | ECF Staffroom

    In this podcast, Mark Quinn and Dr Polly Glegg talk about what makes great professional learning for teachers and leaders.

    Polly and Mark, the masterminds behind UCL’s High Quality Outcomes for Great Professional Learning, explain how their thinking about professional learning has been influenced by research and practice.

    They also let us into some of their secrets about how they, as seasoned facilitators, make sure participants encounter these high quality outcome in their professional learning sessions.

    Full show notes, transcript and links: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/news/2024/mar/if-participants-dont-value-their-learning-then-what-left-ecf-staffroom-s03e08

    ECF Staffroom speaks to Early Career Teachers, mentors and participants at all levels of the UCL Early Career Teacher Development programme.

    • 59 min
    Two men and their experiences of eating disorders

    Two men and their experiences of eating disorders

    In this podcast, we discuss how eating disorder symptoms affect men. We cover what our guests have learned about how to ask for help and care for themselves. We speak about how eating disorders affect friendships and sexual relationships, and reflect on what our guests have learned through their experiences about how to cope with challenges in life.

    Content warning: this podcast contains information about eating disorders, experiences of mental health difficulties and sex and sexual experiences. There is some language that may offend.

    Full show notes, transcript and links: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/news/2024/feb/two-men-and-their-experiences-eating-disorders

    • 44 min

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