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We invite you to take part in a short online anonymous international survey to help understand how people are coping during the Covid-19 pandemic. We want to learn about the issues you face and how you are managing with social distancing and changes to everyday life.

You can offer invaluable insights into life before and during the Covid-19 pandemic, including key challenges and coping strategies. This information will help us understand how the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted on individuals, families, communities and services at both a country and global level.

This study is being undertaken by a group of International academic researchers who are part of the International Loneliness and Isolation research NetworK (I-LINK).  IPH performs a secretariat function for I-LINK..

Researchers involved in CLIC

Prof Roger O’Sullivan: Institute of Public Health in Ireland & Ulster University

Dr Annette Burns: Institute of Public Health in Ireland & Ulster University    

Prof Christina Victor: Brunel University

Dr Joanna McHugh Power: Maynooth University

Prof Vanessa Burholt: University of Auckland & Swansea University

Prof Thomas Prohaska: George Mason University

Prof Brian Lawlor: Trinity College Dublin

Dr Jeannette Golden: St James’s Hospital, Dublin

Dr Mary Pat Sullivan: Nipissing University

Prof Louise Hawkley: NORC at the University of Chicago

Prof Mark Tully: Ulster University 

Prof James Lubben: Boston College

Prof Julianne Holt-Lunstad: Brigham Young University

Prof Theo vanTilburg: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Dr Carla Perissinotto: University of California, San Francisco

Prof Iracema Leroi: Trinity College Dublin

Prof Kavita Sivaramakrishnan: Columbia University

Prof Vegard Skirbekk: Columbia University

Prof Linda Fried: Columbia University

Dr Elisa Tiilikainen: University of Eastern Finland

Prof Marjaana Seppänen: University of Helsinki

Prof Gerry Leavey: Ulster University

The CLIC study was approved by Ulster University Ethics on 15 May 2020.

Email: clic@publichealth.ie

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