Louise Padgett, Health Check Advisor

Traffic light cancer health checks launched in Yorkshire communities

18 January 2018

A new health check project designed to improve cancer symptom awareness and help-seeking in Yorkshire’s deprived communities has been launched.

People in a meeting

Cardiff University research seeks to help address gaps in methodology across clinical trials worldwide

20 December 2017

Cardiff University researcher investigates whether who conducts a site visit in a research study makes a difference.

Social Care

Cardiff University researchers to drive improvements in social care sector

16 November 2017

University named as research partner in new £4.85m Department for Education initiative

Kerry Hood Outstanding Leadership Award 2017

Professor Kerry Hood wins Cardiff University Outstanding Contribution to Leadership Award

9 November 2017

Professor Kerry Hood Wins Cardiff University Prize for Outstanding Contribution to Leadership.

Sir Mansel Aylward

Sir Mansel Aylward announced as new Chair of Life Sciences Hub Wales

21 September 2017

Professor Aylward will develop repurposed vision for Life Sciences Hub

Wearable tech

Wearable well-being – can technology make us healthier?

29 August 2017

‘Doctor on Your Wrist’ event explores healthcare and technology.

Newborn baby in incubator

New diagnostic kit for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

10 August 2017

New test for screening of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in newborn babies

Insulin inside a cell

‘Retraining’ the immune system

10 August 2017

Pioneering immunotherapy shows promise in type 1 diabetes

A young man helping an older man

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

1 August 2017

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

CT scan of cancerous lungs

Positive effect of CT screening on smokers

25 July 2017

Smokers who receive CT lung screening are more likely to quit