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RCN publish guide for specialist nurses and advanced nurse practitioners working with children and young people

24 July 2014

Healthcare’s Dr David Clarke has contributed to the development of specific guidance for nurses involved in the healthcare of children and young people

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Professor Lesley Lowes nominated for Quality in Care award

22 July 2014

Professor Lesley Lowes has been nominated as a finalist in the Quality in Care (QiC) Diabetes 2014 Awards for her DECIDE campaign

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Dr Sally Anstey wins Personal Tutor of the Year

20 June 2014

Dr Sally Anstey, Lecturer at the School of Healthcare Sciences, has been awarded ‘Personal Tutor of the Year’ at Cardiff University’s Enriching Student Life Awards 2014.

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Cardiff No 1 for Physiotherapy in the UK

13 May 2014

Complete University Guide 2015 ranks Cardiff’s Physiotherapy BSc course as number one for second year running.

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MSc student leads AED campaign

29 April 2014

MSc Advanced Practice student Phil Hill is campaigning for new defibrillator legislation

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Midwifery Students Awarded Iolanthe Trust Funding

23 April 2014

Two of the School's midwifery students have been awarded funding for overseas travel by the Iolanthe Midwifery Trust

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Children’s Clinic a First for UK

4 April 2014

A new Occupational Therapy Clinic specialising in children with developmental difficulties opened at Cardiff University on the morning of 4th April 2014.

Cardiff student nominated for Student Midwife of the Year

20 March 2014

Becky Westbury, a 3rd-year midwifery student, has been short-listed for the Student Nursing Times Awards 2014 in the Student Midwife of the Year category.

Cardiff University midwifery students launch the Cardiff Midwifery society

RCM Wales office opening and Midsoc launch

20 March 2014

On Thursday 20th February 2014, the Royal College of Midwives Wales officially opened their new offices in Eastgate House, Cardiff.

Physiotherapy student named student rep of the year

18 March 2014

Physiotherapy student Rhys Hughes has been voted 2014 Student Representative of the year by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.

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CE mark opens door to Europe for University spin-out

27 January 2014

Asalus Medical Instruments awarded CE mark for laparoscopic surgery invention

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Cardiff ranked first for physiotherapy in the UK

1 October 2013

The Times Good University Guide 2014 has ranked Cardiff University first in the UK for physiotherapy.

Launch of the School of Healthcare Sciences

20 September 2013

Schools of Healthcare and Nursing and Midwifery Studies to merge

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Student nurses strike scholarship double

26 July 2013

Nursing students awarded Florence Nightingale Research Scholarships

Raising concerns

8 January 2013

Report recommends culture change in social and healthcare workplaces.

Honouring nurses

5 December 2012

Cardiff students and alumni recognised at Royal College of Nursing Awards.

Innovation and Impact

26 June 2012

Awards celebrate Cardiff’s outstanding research.

Science in Health Live

19 March 2012

Demonstrating the science behind medicine.

Tackling knee pain

27 January 2012

Running backwards provides important insights into painful joint condition

Student innovation festival; Dragons Den

4 January 2003

Featuring a range of activities including talks, displays and pop-up events, the Student Innovation Festival brings together students from across the University’s Schools with staff and community partners to explore new ways of solving ‘real world’ problems.