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Understanding a parent’s suicide

Child and parent holding handsTalking about suicide is associated with such strong stigma that young people whose parents have taken their own life must turn to strangers, for example people they meet on the internet, to ventilate their grief. This is the conclusion of a doctoral thesis from Linköping University. “And the healthcare system cannot provide support for these young people in this life situation,” says author of the thesis Anneli Silvén Hagström.

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The next liu.se

New liu.seLinköping University has opened a prerelease version of its new website. “We want everyone to have access to the new website, even during the development phase. This will give us a few months to gather responses and to test the website before it is launched at the turn of the year,” says Director of Communications Mariethe Larsson. 

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Aging & Society

6-7 October

The National Institute for the Study of Ageing and Later Life (NISAL) is inviting you to the Aging & Society: Sixth Interdisciplinary Conference that features the Special Focus 2016 on ‘Aging, Life-course, and Social Change’. Plenary speakers: Joakim Palme, PhD, Mark Hawley, PhD, Susanne Iwarsson, PhD, Giovanni Lamura, PhD.

Location: Campus Norrköping

For more info contact:
Arianna Poli


NDP 2016

8-9 November

The Center for Medical Image Science and Visualization invites you to the Nordic Symposium on Digital Pathology. The keynote speakers are Richard Levenson, MD, PhD from UC Davis Medical Center and Ole Eichhorn Founder and CEO eyesFinder, Former founding CTO of Aperio.

Location: Konsert & Kongress, Linköping

For more info contact:
Marie Waltersson




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