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Family Nurse Partnership called into question

21 October 2015

Healthcare academics have been key to a study which questions the English Family Nurse Partnership programme

School of Healthcare Sciences celebrate Athena SWAN Bronze award

15 October 2015

The School of Healthcare Sciences has now been granted the prestigious Athena SWAN bronze award in recognition of its school achievements in progressing and supporting women in their careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) in higher education and research.

Congratulations to Lowri Hansford PhD Student

3 September 2015

Congratulations to Healthcare's Lowri Hansford PhD student

Butetown Mile Runners

Healthcare Sciences' Sarah Fry celebrates success of Butetown Mile

2 September 2015

More than 170 runners took part in Cardiff’s Butetown Mile race organised by Healthcare's Sarah Fry on Sunday, raising over £800 for Cancer Research UK.

Student midwives on sponsorship hike to Pen y Fan

Cardiff midwifery students on a hike up Pen y Fan

17 August 2015

Cardiff University Midwifery students hiking up Pen y Fan with empathy bellies

Managing Long-term Conditions and Chronic Illness in Primary Care

29 July 2015

Dr Judith Carrier has published the second edition of her book on effective management of long-term conditions.

Appreciative Healthcare Practice

‘Appreciative Healthcare Practice – a guide to compassionate person-centred care’

27 July 2015

Written by Dr Gwilym Wyn Roberts a Senior Lecturer at the School of Healthcare Sciences Cardiff University, a leading healthcare academic and Dr Andrew Machon an Accredited Executive Business Coach with some of the World’s leading corporate companies.

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Cardiff hosts international conference on paediatric palliative care

15 July 2015

Cardiff University has hosted the 7th International Cardiff Conference on Paediatric Palliative Care

The Informed Health Consumer: Making Sense of Evidence

1 July 2015

Cardiff University are launching a free online course in partnership with Future Learn which will help people understand the reliability of health evidence.

Healthcare Science's Seminar on Engaging with Policy Makers.

23 June 2015

A unique opportunity to learn how best to use research evidence to shape health policy at the UK level.

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Associate Lecturer awarded MBE in Queen's Birthday Honours List

17 June 2015

Congratulations to Yvonne Jordan, who was recognised for services to nursing in Wales

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Iechyd Da (Summer Edition)

10 June 2015

The summer edition of our School newsletter, featuring academic achievements, research projects and international engagement.

Conference speakers

Inaugural All Wales Student Midwives Conference

2 June 2015

Inaugural Midwifery Society Conference

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Healthcare Sciences research informs Welsh Government debate on new nurse staffing legislation

29 May 2015

A debate on on whether to introduce legislation that stipulates a minimum number of registered nurses will be informed by Cardiff University research.

Research Student Hub

Healthcare Sciences launches Impact and Engagement seminar series

22 May 2015

Engaging service users in co-designing research: examples from cross-disciplinary projects

Physiotherapists

Putting Physiotherapists on the front line

15 May 2015

Putting physiotherapy on front line with GPs could save millions

50th Anniversary Florence Nightingale Commemoration Service

8 May 2015

The Florence Nightingale Foundation celebrated the Golden Jubilee of its Commemoration Service at Westminster Abbey on Wednesday, 6th May with over 2,000 people.

CSI comes to Cardiff University

29 April 2015

Ricky Hellyar, Adult Nursing Lecturer, describes the most recent interactive session held in The School of Healthcare Sciences; a lesson based on the TV series Crime Scene Investigation (CSI).

RCBC Fellowship recipients

Cardiff research projects attract prestigious RCBC Wales Postdoc Fellowships

8 April 2015

Dr Liba Sheeran, Dr Jessica Baillie and Dr Lucie Warren have all been awarded RCBC Wales Postdoctoral Fellowships in the latest round of funding grants

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International Midwifery Symposium

1 April 2015

Healthcare Sciences Midwifery International Symposium