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Conference presentations and posters

Conferences

Hadley, R. A. (July, 2015). “There’s no social network”: the social networks of involuntary childless men. Paper presented at the British Society of Gerontology 44th Annual Conference, Newcastle University and Northumbria University.

Hadley, R. A. (June, 2015). "How is a man supposed to be a man?": Life without fatherhood. Paper presented at the Male Psychologies Conference London 26-27th June. Awarded conference prize.

Hadley, R. A. (June, 2015). ‘How to build an invisible man’: the social networks of involuntarily childless older men. Paper presented at the Social Science Postgraduate Symposium, Keele University.

Hadley, R. A. (April, 2015).  ‘The Media and Me’. Paper presented at British Sociological Association Annual Conference, Glasgow Caledonian University.    

Hadley, R. A. (April, 2015). 'The social networks of involuntarily childless men.' Paper presented at British Sociological Association Annual Conference, Glasgow Caledonian University.    

Hadley, R. A. (January, 2015). “Men ageing without children”: The experiences of older involuntarily childless menPresentation at Ageing without Children Conference, London. Ageing without Children website 

Hadley, R. A. (September, 2014). Discussant at Con/Tested: Sperm Science, Sterility and Masculinity Conference. Cambridge University

Hadley, R. A. (September, 2014). “That’s what I’m missing”: The experiences of older involuntarily childless men. Paper presented at the British Society of Gerontology 43rd Annual Conference, University of Southampton.

Hadley, R. A. (September, 2014).  ‘3 minute thesis’. Presentation at the Emerging Researchers in Ageing Conference, the British Society of Gerontology 43rd Annual Conference, University of Southampton.

Hadley, R. A. (July, 2014).  "I quite like people to know that we did want a family": the experiences of older involuntarily childless men.  Paper presented at Men, Health and Wellbeing Conference, Leeds Beckett University.

Hadley, R. A. (April, 2014). 'Navigating the unexpected lifescape: the invisible experiences of older childless men.’  Paper presented at the
Ageing Forum, Keele University.  

Hadley, R. A. (March, 2014). In-depth biographical interviews. Paper presented at the PAUUD Research Unit research seminar series, The University of Manchester.

Hadley, R. A. & Morton, K. (February, 2014). Recruiting difficult reach participants. Paper presented at the "Ten Years of MHPN: Looking Back and Moving Forward" Annual Conference 2014.

Hadley, R. A. (February, 2014). ‘People have no conception of just how isolated someone who hasn't got kids in middle age is’: the experiences of older involuntarily childless men. Paper presented at the "Ten Years of MHPN: Looking Back and Moving Forward" Annual Conference 2014.

Hadley, R. A (December, 2013): ‘It was something that was going to happen but then it didn’t: the experiences of involuntarily childless men as they age.’ Paper presented at the Centre for Social Gerontology:  Emerging and Established Researchers in Ageing event. Keele University.

Hadley, R. A (October, 2013): ‘Impact: National media experience.’ Opening talk for the Showcase and Welcome event, Humanities and Social Sciences Research Day, Keele University

Hadley, R. A (September, 2013): ‘Point number one in your bloody PhD’: the experiences of involuntarily childless men as they age. Paper presentation at the British Society of Gerontology 42nd Annual Conference, University of Oxford.

Hadley, R. A (June, 2013): 'Men who are involuntarily childless.' Paper presentation at the Ageing Without Children Seminar, Keele University

Hadley, R. A. (February, 2013). ‘Trouble with accessing men for interview.’ Paper presentation at The Centre for Ageing and Biographical Studies, Seminar series: The Representation of Older People in Ageing Research: Studies of ageing masculinities: still in their infancy? The Open University, Camden, London

Hadley, R. A. (January, 2013). ‘Locating the lacunae: Issues in recruiting participants for interview in a sensitive subject’. Paper presentation at the Social Science PGR ‘Work-in-Progress’ Seminar Series, Keele University.

Hadley, R. A. (August, 2012). ‘Childlessness, and Older Involuntarily Childless Men.’ Presentation to the Rotary Club of Newcastle-under-Lyme.

Hadley, R. A. (March, 2012). ‘Man Talk’ Paper presentation at the Social Science PGR Conference, Keele University,

Hadley, R.A. (March, 2011). ‘Mining the Gap: A Literature Review of the Male Experience of Involuntary Childlessness’. Paper presentation at the Social Science PGR Conference, Keele University.

Hadley, R. A. (September, 2010). ‘Does the Desire for Fatherhood affect Men?’ Poster presentation. Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology Annual Conference. Lueven, Belgium.

Hadley, R.A. (2010). ‘Involuntarily Childless Men: Issues surrounding the Desire to be a Father’. Invited to present to MA in Counselling course, The University of Manchester.

Hadley, R.A. (April, 2010). ‘Involuntarily Childless Men: Issues surrounding the Desire to be a Father’. Paper presented at the Counselling and Transformation Conference, Keele University.

Hadley, R.A. (June, 2010). ‘Involuntarily Childless Men: Issues surrounding the Desire to be a Father’. Paper presented at the Research Conference, The University of Manchester.

Hadley, R.A. (2009). ‘Involuntarily Childless Men: Issues surrounding the Desire to be a Father’. Paper presented at the New Researchers Conference, The Centre for Research on Families and Relationships, The University of Edinburgh.

Hadley, R. A. (2008). ‘Involuntarily Childless Men’. Seminar given to health workers in fertility clinics, School of Healthcare, University of Leeds.

Hadley, R. A. (2008). ‘Involuntarily Childless Men: Issues surrounding the Desire to be a Father’. Paper presented at the Society for Reproduction and Infant Psychology 25th Annual Conference, MIC, London.

Posters: 

Hadley, R. A. (July, 2015). ‘Locating the lacunae: issues in recruiting male participants for interview in a sensitive subject’. Poster presented at the British Society of Gerontology 44th Annual Conference, Newcastle University and Northumbria University. 

Hadley, R. A. (June, 2015). ‘The level of the desire for parenthood in childless men compared to non-parents and parents’. Poster presented at the Social Science Postgraduate Symposium, Keele University.

Hadley, R. A. (March, 2014). "How is a man supposed to be a man?": The experiences of older involuntarily childless men. Poster presented at the Men's Health, Masculinities, Work and Wellbeing Conference, Trevelyn College, Durham University. Awarded 'poster of distinction'. 

Hadley, R. A. (April, 2013). ‘The experiences of involuntarily childless men as they age.’ Poster presented at The British Sociological Association Annual Conference, Grand Connaught Rooms, London.

Hadley, R. A. (October, 2012). ‘What is it about (older childless) Men?’ Poster presented at the Humanities and Social Sciences Research Day, Keele University.