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Newsletter: July 2015

The fourth issue of HBSC's external stakeholder newsletter is now available. This July 2015 edition, which is available to read in more than 40 different languages, includes updates about:

  • The launch of the 2013/14 International Report, set for March 2016.
  • HBSC's bi-annual network meetings. Following a wonderful time had by all at the Spring meeting in Vienna this June, the HBSC network will reconvene from the 2nd to the 4th of November in Lisbon for the Autumn 2015 meeting. Attendees can expect a focus on Protocol development.
  • Recent methodology workshops covering subjects from multilevel analysis and differential item functioning; to structural equation modelling and item response theory. Course materials will be made available online for network members who were unable to attend.
  • A recent meeting of the HBSC Conceptual Review group, tasked with developing a road map for the study's future growth.
  • The preliminary programme for the Excellence in Pediatrics conference, taking place in London from the 10th to the 12th of December 2015.
  • The latest HBSC outputs including recently published visualisations on physical activity and feeling low, and a fact sheet on trends in frequent bullying victimisation.
  • The official handover of the role of International Coordinator from Candace Currie to Jo Inchley. You can fill out your details and sign up to get our next newsletter sent straight to your inbox. If you would like to view past updates like this you can find them in our newsletter archive.


This newsletter has received funding from the European Union in the framework of the Health Programme (2008-2013). The content of this newsletter represents the views of the author and it is his sole responsibility; it can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Commission and/or the Executive agency does not accept responsibility for any use that may be made of the information it contains.

see here for further details
contact: Mr Joseph Hancock

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