Tag / health and life sciences
Press releases • Mar 28, 2017 10:41 BST
Eleven nursing students from the north east are to become some of the first students in the UK to graduate after completing a new pre-nurse training programme delivered by Northumbria University, Newcastle and the NHS.
Press releases • Feb 02, 2017 16:30 GMT
A Northumberland business has landed the largest contract in its history following a successful partnership project with Northumbria University which led to the creation of a new type of ink.
Press releases • Jan 25, 2017 14:40 GMT
A leading academic at Northumbria University, Newcastle has been appointed President of the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
Press releases • Jan 13, 2017 16:11 GMT
A leading academic at Northumbria University, Newcastle has received a prestigious award for her pioneering work into school breakfast clubs and holiday hunger.
Press releases • Jan 11, 2017 11:46 GMT
Students who have been offered places on postgraduate courses at Northumbria University are being encouraged to apply for one of 50 scholarships currently available.
EXPERT COMMENT: Always forget to keep your New Year’s resolutions? Smoking and drinking could be why
Press releases • Jan 03, 2017 10:48 GMT
Anna-Marie Marshall, Colin Hamilton and Tom Heffernan from Department of Psychology at Northumbria University, write about the damage of excessive alcohol use and smoking on prospective memory.
Press releases • Dec 23, 2016 14:40 GMT
People who have been referred to exercise referral schemes who smoke, are younger* and have more serious and complex health conditions are more likely to drop out before completing the scheme according to pioneering research carried out by Northumbria University, Newcastle.
Press releases • Dec 12, 2016 16:07 GMT
Michael Jopling, Professor in Education at Northumbria University, writes about diversity within the private education sector in the United Kingdom.
Press releases • Nov 24, 2016 15:33 GMT
Tom Heffernan, Programme Leader in Psychology with Criminology, and Anna-Marie Marshall, PhD researcher and demonstrator at Northumbria University, write about smoking for The Conversation.
Press releases • Nov 11, 2016 13:57 GMT
Christina Dodds, PhD researcher at Northumbria, writes about female members of the armed forces this Armistice Day for The Conversation.
Press releases • Oct 28, 2016 16:07 BST
Food Matters Live is a vast cross-sector networking event bringing together over 600 organisations and leading professionals in a range of fields spanning from retail to nutrition and manufacturing to healthcare.
Press releases • Oct 27, 2016 10:07 BST
A Physiotherapy student at Northumbria University, Newcastle, was awarded an inspirational scholarship to undertake a volunteering trip outside of the UK.
Press releases • Oct 25, 2016 15:20 BST
Scientists at Northumbria University, Newcastle, are working with Channel 4 on a documentary examining the latest in fitness trends.
Press releases • Sep 28, 2016 15:13 BST
Members of the World Association for Sport Management have elected a Northumbria University academic to become its Vice-President.
Press releases • Sep 20, 2016 14:01 BST
Researchers from Northumbria University are looking for volunteers to take part in studies looking at the effects of a compound found in grapes and red wine which may boost mental functions.