Tagged: health sciences

New Report Reveals Disproportionate Impact of Dementia on Women Across the World

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A new report, authored by the University of Worcester’s Association for Dementia Studies, has revealed how women are much more likely to be affected by dementia than men. The majority of people living with the disease and those most at …

Arts for Health Cornwall Summer School

Arts for Health Cornwall are offering a bitesize training programme in the form of a five-day summer school, which will explore designing and delivering arts and health projects. The summer school also includes opportunities for networking, socialising and participating in …

Ageing, Physical Activity, Recreation and Well-being: A Multidisciplinary Conference

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Host: Buckinghamshire New University and ‘Movers & Shakers’ Keynote Speakers Carol Cutler Riddick, Professor of gerontology and leisure & Graduate Coordinator, Gallaudet  University, U.S.A Others tbc This one day event aims to bring together practitioners, students and researchers interested in community-based health/recreation …

St Mary’s University Research Centre wins contract to explore mindfulness and healthcare professionalism

The Centre for Bioethics and Emerging Technologies (CBET) at St Mary’s University, Twickenham has won a £50,000 contract for a research project on the effectiveness of mindfulness approaches in developing healthcare professionalism. In partnership with the University of Surrey, the …

Bucks New University joins Imperial College Health Partners (ICHP)

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Buckinghamshire New University has joined Imperial College Health Partners (ICHP), which brings together some of the world’s most respected health and academic institutions to bring demonstrable improvements in the health and wellbeing of the 2.3 million people living in North West London. …

University of Cumbria research aims to reduce older people’s fall risk

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University of Cumbria researchers have been awarded more than £130,000 to fund a project aimed at preventing falls in older people.The three-year project will examine walking patterns of people aged 65 and over, and how head and eye movements can …

Bucks New University in partnership to create new Health Sciences Academy

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Buckinghamshire New University, Imperial College and Brunel University announce plans to partner in postgraduate provision for health professionals. Under the proposals for a new-look Health Sciences Academy, the three universities would draw on their existing provision to offer a broader …

Bucks New University and West London Mental Health NHS Trust launch Institute of Mental Health

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A new partnership has been launched between Buckinghamshire New University and West London Mental Health NHS Trust to promote excellence in mental health clinical practice. The objective of the new Institute of Mental Health is to strengthen the link between clinical research …

Research Theme: Sport, Health and Ageing

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The following links will provide more information on the research centres and supervisors / research collaborators at CREST member institutions for the Research Theme – Sport, Health and Ageing. Bucks New University Centre of Excellence for Telehealth and Assisted Living …

Bucks New University academic to present at international conference on Spinal Cord Injury

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A leading healthcare academic from Buckinghamshire New University has received funding from the Foreign Office to speak at a Saudi Arabian conference on how ‘Telehealth and Telecare’ technology can benefit people with spinal cord injuries. Firas Sarhan, Director of CETAL (Centre of …

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