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Faculty of Health & Wellbeing lunchtime research seminar series

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Addressing the issue of safer staffing in community care settings: shining the spotlight on doing things differently. – Tuesday 14th March at 12-1pm (lunch & networking from 11.30am)

This session presents the outcomes of participatory research with community nurses that addresses the gaps and challenges in developing a robust way of measuring safe staffing levels on which to base decisions about commissioning of future health and care services for people in or close to their own homes.  Continue reading Faculty of Health & Wellbeing lunchtime research seminar series

nesta – Announcing the Inventor Prize

Inventing is problem solving. It’s about working out how existing products could be improved or how new products could fill a gap in the market. Announced in this week’s Industrial Strategy green paper, the Inventor Prize– piloted by Nesta and BEIS – will harness the potential of the UK’s inventors, supporting ideas from shed to shelf.  for more information click here

Faculty of Health & Wellbeing Lunchtime Research Seminar Series

The title of this seminar is ‘A pilot study to evaluate the use of social media in teaching’, Led by Ann Price on Tuesday 15th November in PRf01.

Lunch from 11.30, presentation 12-1pm and networking and questions 1-1.30pm.

To book a place, please email FHWB.RKEassistant@canterbury.ac.uk or telephone 01227 922976.

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Universities as ‘anchor institutions’ in their local economies: devolution, skills development and supporting entrepreneurship

Morning, Thursday, 8th December 2016  – Central Manchester

This seminar will discuss latest thinking on the role of universities in the development of their local economies – and comes in the context of the fast-developing devolution of powers to Mayors and combined authorities in regions across England. Continue reading Universities as ‘anchor institutions’ in their local economies: devolution, skills development and supporting entrepreneurship

Higher Education Academy Conferences

The Higher Education Academy has announced the return of its Annual Conference and has launched calls for proposals for this conference and the popular HEA STEM Conference. Moving firmly away from didactic approaches, proposals are invited for sessions delivered in innovative and exciting ways that seek to engage, enliven and inspire.  For further details click on the link http://bit.ly/29tjURF