Tag / health and life sciences
Press releases • Apr 14, 2016 10:36 BST
Outstanding nursing students and staff from Northumbria University have been shortlisted for four prestigious national awards by the Student Nursing Times.
Press releases • Apr 11, 2016 15:54 BST
Almost 1,800 further education and sixth form college students will be heading to Northumbria University this weekend to take part in the AoC Sport National Championships 2016.
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.
Press releases • Apr 06, 2016 14:35 BST
One of the UK’s foremost neuroscientists is to deliver a free public lecture at Northumbria University later this month.
Press releases • Mar 31, 2016 10:06 BST
Pressing issues in achieving justice for families and children will be debated at a major international research and practice conference being held at Northumbria University later this year.
Press releases • Mar 17, 2016 10:41 GMT
Sport Coaching students from Northumbria University have worked with footballers with visual impairments to better understand the needs of sports people with disabilities.
Press releases • Jan 26, 2016 13:56 GMT
Two Premier League football officials prepared for a stint in South America by training in Northumbria University’s state-of-the-art environmental chamber.
Press releases • Jan 20, 2016 16:47 GMT
An Ofsted inspection of teacher training provided by Northumbria University has been rated as ‘outstanding’ – meaning the University has now held this rating for 14 years.
Press releases • Dec 16, 2015 14:33 GMT
A Northumbria University academic is playing the lead role in bringing heart and lung transplants to Sri Lanka – a country where this life-saving surgery has not previously been available.
Press releases • Dec 16, 2015 11:45 GMT
Researchers from Northumbria University are to take part in an innovative study examining the impact the Citizens Advice Bureau can have on people’s health.
Press releases • Dec 10, 2015 14:31 GMT
Some of the world’s leading researchers will present the latest findings in how diets, supplements and exercise can affect health and sporting performance at a major conference in Newcastle next week (15-17 December).
Press releases • Dec 08, 2015 12:18 GMT
A Northumbria University graduate is working with Jamie Oliver’s Ministry of Food on a mission to get the North East cooking healthily.
Press releases • Dec 04, 2015 09:52 GMT
Innovative water dispensing machines used by gym-goers at Northumbria University’s Sport Central have now been used one million times, saving bottles from waste and supporting sustainability.
Press releases • Dec 02, 2015 16:33 GMT
Michael Jopling, Professor in Education, Department of Education and Lifelong Learning at Northumbria University, discusses the north-south divide affecting secondary schools for The Conversation.
Press releases • Oct 30, 2015 10:28 GMT
A Northumbria University sports student has been awarded a prestigious national award from the England and Wales Cricketing Board this month.
Press releases • Oct 29, 2015 11:19 GMT
A Northumbria University student has been appointed to the Royal College of Nursing’s national Students’ Committee.
Press releases • Oct 28, 2015 14:52 GMT
The Chief Nursing Officer for England has visited Northumbria University to meet with nursing students and lecturers and discuss the opportunities for nursing in the future.
Press releases • Oct 12, 2015 12:47 BST
Scientists at Northumbria University, Newcastle, are working with one of the world’s largest consumer healthcare companies to test the performance of elite athletes such as Olympic diver Tom Daley. One of these projects is examining the use of protein in exercise recovery and the other is aimed at improving our understanding of the brain’s influence in decision making.
Press releases • Oct 09, 2015 15:08 BST
Nursing students from Northumbria University are working to raise awareness of mental health issues in advance of World Mental Health Day on Saturday (10 October).