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Past Events

'Lone mothers: family life and emotions in contemporary western Mexico', Dr Ana Cuevas Hernández, Visiting Researcher, Centre for Family Research Apr 25, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
Contact with Donor Siblings among Parents and Offspring: Understandings of Genes and Kinship, Professor Margaret K. Nelson, Hepburn Professor of Sociology, Middlebury College USA Apr 18, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Clinical Work in Children's Social Care: Innovation, Ehics and Evaluation', Dr Pamela Parker Mar 14, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Clinical experiences in working with transgender children and adults', Dr Vickie Pasterski, University of Cambridge Feb 28, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Sociology Seminar Room, 1st floor, Free School Lane, New Museum Site,
'Uterine transplants; the latest new families', Professor Martin Richards, Centre for Family Research Jan 31, 2017 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Understanding Marriage in Modern Britain', Anastasia de Waal, Deputy Director, Civitas and Chair of Family Lives May 31, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, CFR,
'Empowering Family Research', Prof Enrique Arranz Freijo, Basque Country University, Spain Apr 21, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, CFR,
'Infant Disorganised Attachment: A reassessment of the concept and new research findings', Dr Robbie Duschinsky, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Cambridge Mar 08, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Behavioural coding of mother-infant playful interaction', Dr Marisol Basilio, Faculty of Education, Cambridge Feb 23, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'A history of CFR: Beginnings and the early years, 1966-1977', Prof Martin Richards, Centre for Family Research, Cambridge Feb 09, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Paranoia and social mistrust in UK and Hong Kong children', Dr Keri Wong, Centre for Family Research, Cambridge Jan 26, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
Workshop on Friends and Family Interviews, a measure of children’s attachment relationships, Prof Howard Steele, New School for Social Research, New York from Jan 18, 2016 10:00 AM to Jan 19, 2016 04:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
Professor Howard Steele from the New School for Social Research in New York is running a workshop on the Friends and Family Interviews, a measure of children’s attachment relationships, at the Centre for Family Research on 18 & 19 January. Anyone interested in attending should contact Professor Steele.
"Genetic and Environmental Influences on the Development and Treatment of Anxiety", Prof Thalia Eley, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London Nov 24, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM New Combination Room, Corpus Christi College,
"Developmental Dyscalculia and Mathematics Anxiety", Dr Dénes Szücs, Dept of Psychology, University of Cambridge Nov 17, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM New Combination Room, Corpus Christi College,
"Register-Based Reproductive Epidemiology: Examples from Denmark - A Whole Nation of a Cohort", Dr Bjorn Bay, Aarhus University Hospital & Aarhus University, Denmark Nov 03, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM New Combination Room, Corpus Christi College,
"Transgender Parents and their Children", Dr Fiona Tasker, Dept of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck, London Oct 20, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM New Combination Room, Corpus Christi College,
'Surrogacy in the US' - Karen Synesiou, Director of the Center for Surrogate Parenting, Los Angeles Sep 18, 2015 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Assisting family carers in palliative care: challenges and evidence based strategies' (Prof Peter Hudson, Director, Centre for Palliative Care, Melbourne, Australia) Jul 08, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Large Seminar Room, Cambridge Institute of Public Health, Forvie Site, Robinson Way,
'The origins of belonging. Young children's connections to their social groups' (Dr Harriet Over, University of York) Jun 16, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'What do parents say to their children when they have been conceived by embryo donation or double donation treatment?' (Nicola Doherty, University of Warwick) Jun 09, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'The Surrey Communication and Language in Education Study (SCALES): a population study of language impairment at school entry (Dr Courtenay Norbury, Royal Holloway, University of London) Jun 02, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Responding to Suffering: Research, Practice and Policy Agenda for Palliative Care for Children and Young People' (Prof Myra Bluebond-Langer, UCL Institute of Child Health) May 19, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
Assessing the advocacy: 'Attachment Parenting' and 'Attachment Theory' (Dr Charlotte Faircloth, University of Roehampton, London) May 05, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Parents as partners: A couple relationship approach to strengthening families' (Dr Polly Casey, Tavistock Centre for Couple Relationships, London) Mar 10, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Creating desired impressions: Children's understanding of the implications of self-presentation and tactic use' (Dr Dawn Watling, Royal Holloway, University of London) Feb 24, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research ,
'Emotion elicitation as a window into children's emotional management and empathy' (Dr Elian Fink, University College London) Feb 10, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research,
'Men, maternity and moral residue: negotiating the moral demands of the transition to first time fatherhood' (Dr Jonathan Ives, University of Birmingham) Jan 27, 2015 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Seminar Room, Old Cavendish Laboratory, Free School Lane, Cambridge,
Eugenics Workshop Jan 21, 2015 from 01:30 PM to 06:00 PM McCrum Lecture Theatre, Bene't Street, Cambridge,
Prof Carol Vincent and Dr Humera Iqbal, Institute of Education, University of London Nov 25, 2014 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM Room 606, Centre for Family Research, Free School Lane,
"Encounters with Diversity: Children's and Adults' Friendships across Social Class and Ethnic Difference"
Prof Susan Golombok, Director, Centre for Family Research Oct 25, 2014 from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge,