Eddie Jacobs's Content

‘Moralidade e emoções’ – BeGOOD in Brazil

In December 2019, BeGOOD post-doc Dr Gabriela Pavarini led a course ‘Moralidade e emoções’ (Morality and Emotions) for post-graduate students at the Universidade Federal de São Carlos. Here, one of the students, Ramon Marin, gives a brief account of the course. Considering all the moral problems that surround us, thinking about morality critically is essential.… Read more »

Pavarini, G., Lorimer, J., Manzini, A., Goundrey‐Smith, E., & Singh, I. (2019). Co‐producing research with youth: The NeurOx young people’s advisory group model. Health Expectations.

Abstract Context The 1989 UN Convention on the Rights of the Child states that children have the right to be heard in all matters affecting them. The Convention inspired a surge in research that investigates young people’s perspectives on health and wellness‐related concerns and that involves children as ‘co‐researchers’. Young people’s advisory groups (YPAGs) are… Read more »

BeGOOD at the International Neuroethics Society 2019

This week saw the annual meeting of the International Neuroethics Society (INS) in Chicago, and researchers from BeGOOD, and the wider NEUROSEC team, were well-represented among those present. As Program Committee co-chair, Professor Ilina Singh welcomed the attendees from across the world, before later discussing some of the results of the Psychosis:EIE project.   Dr… Read more »

Young Leaders Launch Online Music Festival

Today, to mark World Mental Health Day, the ‘My Mind Our Humanity‘ campaign, in collaboration with the Caribbean Congress on Adolescent and Youth Health, are launching an online music festival to promote trust and connection through music. All young people from around the world are invited to participate, by joining the chorus uploading short music… Read more »

Researchers Vanessa Bennett & Eddie Jacobs join BeGOOD

This week, the NEUROSEC team was joined by two new full-time research assistants, both of whom will be contributing to the many projects of BeGOOD. Welcome, Vanessa Bennett and Eddie Jacobs! Following a career in healthcare communications, Vanessa attained an MSc in Psychology from Oxford Brookes University. Since then, she has worked at Oxford Brookes… Read more »