Awards commend the best new nurses

Awards commend the best new nurses

Press Releases   •   Jul 20, 2015 00:00 BST

Five Northumbria University students have been presented with a prestigious award for their efforts while training to become nurses and midwives in local hospitals.

British people are living longer but have more ailments, study reveals

British people are living longer but have more ailments, study reveals

Press Releases   •   Aug 27, 2015 16:27 BST

​People in the UK are living longer but are coping with more medical ailments causing illness or disability in their older years, according to a major new international study published in The Lancet today.

Student nurses shortlisted for national awards

Student nurses shortlisted for national awards

Press Releases   •   Apr 29, 2016 09:38 BST

​Two Northumbria University students are in the running to receive scholarships from a prestigious national nursing organisation.

Unique trust and university partnership prepares nursing graduates the Northumbria way

Unique trust and university partnership prepares nursing graduates the Northumbria way

Press Releases   •   Apr 07, 2016 16:13 BST

​Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and Northumbria University have joined forces in a unique partnership to develop an innovative new way of training people with healthcare experience to become nurses.

NHS lung transplant patients fare better than publicly-insured Americans

NHS lung transplant patients fare better than publicly-insured Americans

Press Releases   •   Mar 24, 2015 00:00 GMT

British cystic fibrosis patients who receive lung transplants fare significantly better in the long-term than Americans with either public or private health care insurance according to a new study published today (Tuesday 24 March).

Undiagnosed hearing difficulties identified thanks to new project

Undiagnosed hearing difficulties identified thanks to new project

Press Releases   •   Jul 30, 2015 16:58 BST

A Northumbria University lecturer has been jointly awarded the prestigious Advancing Healthcare award for his work to improve access to health services for people with learning disabilities.

Conference to discuss the challenges of ageing

Conference to discuss the challenges of ageing

Press Releases   •   Dec 11, 2014 00:00 GMT

Up to 400 of the world’s leading experts on ageing will visit Northumbria University next year to take part in the British Society of Gerontology’s annual conference.