Real World Behavioural Science

By Stu King

Welcome to the Real World Behavioural Science (RWBS) podcast, where we look at how behavioural and social sciences are being used in the real world to help change the public’s health, for good. The RWBS podcast is created by the Behavioural Science and Public Health Network (www.BSPHN.org.uk) and is aimed at people working in public health, academia and industry, who have an interest in how behavioural science is being used to improve health and wellbeing.Each month, Stu King (BSPHN Committee Member and founder & CEO of behaviour change specialists BeeZee Bodies) interviews professionals from the worlds of public health, academia and industry, who are using behavioural science to help change people’s lives. We have episodes featuring: - Professor Jim McManus - Co-founder of the BSPHN & Director of Public Health, Hertfordshire County Council, UK - Dr Amy Bucher – Behavioural Scientist at MadPow, Boston, USA - Dr Nick Cavill – Quasi-academic and Director of a Public Health Consultancy, UK - Professor Chris Armitage – Professor of Health Psychology, University of Manchester, UK - Rich Sheridan – CEO and Chief Storyteller at Menlo Innovations, Ann Arbour, USA- Dr Justin Varney - Director of Public Health at Birmingham City Council, UK - Mike Kelly - Visiting Fellow at Cambridge University Institute of Public Health, UK - Wendy Wills - University of Hertfordshire- Kim Roberts - HENRY We have some great guests in the pipeline from across industry, public health and academia and from across the world, including: - Samuel Salzer - Habits Weekly, Sweden - Tim Chadborn - PHE Behavioural Insights Team Subscribe now!

  1. 1.
    20. Professor Susan Michie (Professor of Health Psychology & Director of CBC at UCL)
    1:02:19
  2. 2.
    19. BSPHN Committee Leads - Dr Michelle Constable, Professor Angel Chater, Dr Neil Howlett & Professor Jim McManus
    42:09
  3. 3.
    18. Dan Makoski (Chief Design Officer at Lloyds Banking Group)
    1:09:53
  4. 4.
    17. Adam Ferrier (Consumer Psychologist & Founder of Thinkerbell)
    1:02:51
  5. 5.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #9 (15th Dec) Conspiracy Theories - Prof Jim McManus & Dr Daniel Jolley
    42:42
  6. 6.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #8 (8th Dec) Behavioural Science to Increase Vaccine Uptake - Jim McManus, Wayne Bateman, Paul Chadwick
    37:47
  7. 7.
    Chloe Franses (Founder of Franses) & Andrew Thomas (Digital Transformation Coach)
    1:06:04
  8. 8.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #7 (19th November 2020) Long COVID - Nisreen Alwan & Susan Michie
    32:07
  1. 9.
    Professor Ivo Vlaev (Warwick Business School)
    1:09:43
  2. 10.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #6 (3rd November 2020) Lockdown 2.0 How did we get here and what happens next? - Prof. Susan Michie
    32:43
  3. 11.
    Introducing the Behaviour Change Development Framework (BCDF) - with Em Rahmen, Aoife Fortescue-Webb and Ashlee Mulimba
    1:08:12
  4. 12.
    Aline Holzwarth (Applied Behavioural Scientist at Pattern Health & Principal of the Center for Advanced Hindsight at Duke University)
    1:00:38
  5. 13.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #5 (14th April 2020) Extended lockdown; Helping adherence and Longer-term lessons - Prof. Susan Michie & Prof. Jim McManus
    38:44
  6. 14.
    Samuel Salzer (Behavioral Strategist)
    1:05:47
  7. 15.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #4 (26th March 20) Staying Healthy on Lock-Down; The Governments response and Coming together - Prof. Susan Michie & Prof. Jim McManus
    44:57
  8. 16.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #3 Self-Isolation - Prof. Susan Michie & Prof. Jim McManus
    19:42
  9. 17.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #2 - Prof. Susan Michie & Prof. Jim McManus
    21:01
  10. 18.
    CORONAVIRUS Mini-Series #1 - Prof. Susan Michie & Prof. Jim McManus
    21:19
  11. 19.
    Dr Tim Chadborn (Head of Behavioural Insights & Evaluation Lead at Public Health England)
    1:04:52
  12. 20.
    Kim Roberts (Chief Executive at HENRY - Health, Exercise and Nutrition for the Really Young)
    57:29
  13. 21.
    Professor Wendy Wills (Professor of Food and Public Health at University of Hertfordshire)
    56:14
  14. 22.
    Professor Mike Kelly, Part 2 (Institute of Public Health & University of Cambridge and ex-Director of NICE)
    54:25
  15. 23.
    Professor Mike Kelly, Part 1 (Institute of Public Health & University of Cambridge and ex-Director or NICE)
    1:01:03
  16. 24.
    Dr Justin Varney (Director of Public Health at Birmingham City Council)
    1:01:41
  17. 25.
    Rich Sheridan - CEO and Chief Storyteller at Menlo Innovations
    1:02:07
  18. 26.
    Professor Chris Armitage (Professor of Health Psychology)
    59:43
  19. 27.
    Dr Nick Cavill (Director of an Independent Public Health Consultancy)
    58:42
  20. 28.
    Dr Amy Bucher (Behaviour Change Design Director for Mad Pow)
    54:31
  21. 29.
    Professor Jim McManus (Director of Public Health) - Real World Behavioural Science
    49:20

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