Health & Society News
Monday, 15 October 2018
Health and Social Care professionals from across Herefordshire, Gloucestershire, Worcestershire and the West Midlands will be honoured at a glittering ceremony at the University of Worcester on Thursday.
Monday, 08 October 2018
A new ‘DCC Professor of Family Care in Dementia’ has been appointed to help enhance the experience of those caring for someone living with the condition.
Saturday, 06 October 2018
A University of Worcester psychologist who leads a transformative therapy programme to help Yezidi women in Iraq, has welcomed the news that the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize has gone to two campaigners against rape in warfare.
University of Worcester Academics and Colleagues Deliver Domestic Violence Intervention Training as part of Major Study
Thursday, 23 August 2018
Academics from the University of Worcester have been delivering specialist training to those working with perpetrators of domestic abuse, as part of a £3m research project.
Wednesday, 22 August 2018
The UK’s first official Active Ageing Week will take place in Worcester next month when older members of the community will have the chance to take part in a host of activities.
Monday, 13 August 2018
A top Nursing student, who was shortlisted for a national award, is among the latest cohort of outstanding students who will be helping to tackle the national healthcare crisis after completing their degrees.
Monday, 16 July 2018
A first year Nursing student at the University of Worcester is jumping 10,000ft out of a plane to raise funds and awareness in memory of her mum.
Friday, 29 June 2018
Experts from around the world came together at the University of Worcester to share knowledge and experience in the prevention of violence.
Wednesday, 06 June 2018
There are 700,000 family and friends caring for the 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK. It is expected that there will be 1.2m people with dementia by 2040; leading to increased pressure on resources to support the growing number of carers.
Tuesday, 29 May 2018
A student midwife from Redditch has won an award for her work researching and promoting the benefits of breastfeeding with new mums in the region’s maternity services.