Health & Society News
Tuesday, 21 March 2017
A Nursing student and a long-serving Nurse educator at the University of Worcester have both been shortlisted for a top award.
Friday, 10 March 2017
The University of Worcester and further education college Coleg Gwent have marked the beginning of an exciting new partnership with the unveiling of a commemorative plaque.
Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Poignant stories about those who have given and received organs are to be told during a special one-day conference in Worcester next week.
Friday, 03 March 2017
As families continue to be displaced from conflicts, such as the war in Syria, the University of Worcester is to host a conference exploring the resilience of women in the refugee crisis.
Greater Insight into Perpetrators of Domestic Abuse Needed to Prevent Their Behaviour, says Academic
Monday, 20 February 2017
A domestic abuse specialist says greater knowledge of perpetrators could enable earlier intervention to prevent their behaviour from developing.
New Book Aims to Get Behind the Headlines to Offer New Insights for Social Workers and Psychologists
Thursday, 09 February 2017
A new book, written by two academics at the University of Worcester, aims to encourage social workers to get back to the ‘personal’ touch.
Thursday, 26 January 2017
Programmes to tackle domestic violence in England and Wales are too varied with little evidence that they work, says a leading academic.
Monday, 23 January 2017
Following a request for information from BBC Hereford and Worcester, the University of Worcester is happy to confirm that it is engaging in preliminary discussions with partners about the possibility of creating a Medical School in Worcester.
Thursday, 12 January 2017
More than 220 new nursing students are beginning their studies in a bid to help patients in hospitals, GP surgeries and clinics across the region.
Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Women who suffer a severe form of postnatal depression, known as postpartum psychosis, could be at greater risk of becoming unwell when they reach menopause, researchers say.