Tagged: health sciences

University of Worcester Announces Hospice Declaration

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The University of Worcester and St Richard’s Hospice today announced a mutual Declaration of Intent to develop a local Centre of Excellence for Palliative and End of Life Care. The University’s Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive, Professor David Green, and Mark …

Local education and health providers join forces to tackle mental illness

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Converge – a partnership developed by York St John University and mental health service providers in the region – is extending the support it provides to mental health service users in the city with the launch of a new sports …

Glyndwr Head of Research Centre for Health, Wellbeing and Society chosen for Welsh Crucible

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A leading health expert was among the headliners at a prestigious science research symposium. Dr Lynne Kennedy, Head of the Research Centre for Health, Wellbeing and Society at Glyndŵr University, was among a select group of academics chosen to participate …

Buckinghamshire New University strengthens its population of professors

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Martin Green OBE, Chief Executive of English Community Care Association (ECCA), has been appointed Visiting Professor of Social Care at Buckinghamshire New University, further strengthening  the University’s strategy of actively engaging with field experts. Professor Green has had an extensive career in …

University Highlighted in Prime Minister’s Report on Dementia

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A highly successful dementia programme, designed and provided by the University of Worcester, has been highlighted in a national report from the Prime Minister. The Dementia Leadership Programme is included in the Prime Minister’s Challenge on Dementia Annual Progress Report, …

Association for Dementia Studies delivers UK’s part of major European research

Dementia researchers at the University of Worcester have delivered their findings on a major European project to improve care for people with Alzheimer’s disease. In 2011 the University’s Association for Dementia Studies was awarded a tender by the Department of Health …

McClelland Centre receives grant to run lifestyle programme for breast cancer survivors

A new programme to increase activity and improve nutrition in breast cancer survivors has been launched by the University of Worcester in collaboration with the NHS. The project aims to improve people’s wellbeing, reduce common post-treatment effects, such as depression, weight …

Bucks New University Telehealth and Assisted Living project recieves IPO grant

A project led by Buckinghamshire New University is celebrating a boost of almost £70,000 from a government grant and is looking to get ahead of the game in identifying health technology needs and solutions. The ITALIA (Innovative Telehealth and Assisted …

Worcester team wins prestigious Wound Care award

A team of psychology researchers, led by a University of Worcester Professor, have won a national award for their contribution to wound care research.

Funding success at Bucks New University

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Research into methods of assessing IBD will directly benefit patients.

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