Would you like to work in ScHARR Public Health section? The Section of Public Health is currently advertising for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Health Management & Policy post, reference number UOS008392. The successful applicant will join a well-established academic team, developing teaching and research about health policy, management and leadership in UK and international contexts. Applican
Researchers from the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have discovered diabetic nerve damage causes more harm in the brain than previously thought, shedding new light on the disease.
I was asked to give a lecture at the International workshop on Muscle Synergies WCNR (Italy) and Training Event on Stroke rehabilitation April 3-5 2014. The event was held at the Fondazione Ospedale San Camillo in Vencie and extraodrinary hospital with 100 inpatient beds solely for neurologically impaired patients. The rehabilitaion department was extensive with a number of laboratories for resea
The Mainstreaming Assisted Living Technologies (MALT) Project is looking to appoint a new full time Research Assistant (job ref: LUBS0278). The post holder will be based at the University of Leeds and the closing date is the 29th April, 2014.To find out more or to apply please click here.
The International Convention and Exhibition CentreProf Pam Enderby, Dr Rebecca Palmer and Dr Jack Parker attended the 8th World Congress for Neurorehabilitation – Istanbul April 8th– 12th 2014 to present two oral presentations and a poster. Hosted by the Turkish Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialists at the International Convention and Exhibition Centre, the biennial interna
We all know about the power of YouTube, we have all seen it, that way of getting information, humour and marketing amongst other things across the globe in seconds. We see polished film trailers alongside home-made videos of children and animals falling down, whilst the real hidden gem of YouTube and other such platforms is that they teach you useful things, and this is a key part of a librarian’s
On Tuesday 8th April RAT Groups Lauren Powell, Dr Lizzie Coates, Dr Jo Nicholson and Sarah Gorst attended the AKTIVE final conference 2014: “Technology, Care and Ageing: Enhancing Independence.The AKTIVE conference series has focused on the impact telecare technologies have on older people who are prone to falls or who suffer from cognitive impairments such as dementia and also those who help sup