International news

NewsRSS FeedAtom Feed

EPSRC funding awarded for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell research project

Description
EPSRC Funding has been awarded to Prof Peter Slater and Dr. Paul Anderson for the research project "Reinventing the Solid Oxide Fuel Cell: Towards 200oC operation
Date:
24/03/2017

IDD host FCO Africa Study Day

Description
The International Development Department (IDD) were pleased to host the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)'s Africa Study Day at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
Date:
24/03/2017

New study to investigate efficiency, cost and quality of mental healthcare provision

Description
A new study will explore the efficiency, cost and quality of current provision across all mental health trusts in England and investigate how organisational changes can be made to drive efficiency improvements.
Date:
24/03/2017

Global study identifies liver disease patient risk groups

Global study identifies liver disease patient risk groups
Description
A global study involving researchers from the University of Birmingham has identified key risk groups of liver disease patients to indicate their survival estimates and likelihood of developing cancer.
Date:
24/03/2017

BRIHC Research Fellowships

BRIHC Research Fellowships
Description
The University of Birmingham is delighted to announce these exciting opportunities for three outstanding early career researchers to join BRIHC's vibrant research community on a two year research fellowship, starting in September 2017.
Date:
23/03/2017

British and Brazilian universities unite to tackle major global problems

British and Brazilian universities unite to tackle major global problems
Description
Experts from the University of Birmingham joined partners at São Paulo State University (UNESP) on Monday 13 March to lay the foundation for joint research aimed at solving major problems facing both countries.
Date:
23/03/2017

Landmark signing provides boost to Birmingham Life Sciences

Landmark signing provides boost to Birmingham Life Sciences
Description
The University of Birmingham has purchased 9.9acres of land in the Selly Oak area to develop a brand new Life Sciences Park.
Date:
23/03/2017

Research finds Addison's patients lack killer immune cells

Research finds Addison's patients lack killer immune cells
Description
Research led by University of Birmingham scientists has found that people suffering from the adrenal disorder known as Addison's disease suffer from an immune system defect that makes them prone to potentially deadly respiratory infections.
Date:
23/03/2017

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4

Professor Francis Davis discusses religious literacy, or lack thereof, in government agencies on BBC Radio 4
Description
Senior government defense adviser, Major-General Tim Cross, has said that Foreign Office officials' understanding of the importance of religion is inadequate. He discusses this with Professor Francis Davis, former faith advisor to cabinet ministers and Director of Public Policy at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding or Religion, on BBC Radio 4 Sunday Programme on March 19, 2017.
Date:
22/03/2017

University of Birmingham study finds new class of androgens play key role in polycystic ovary syndrome

University of Birmingham study finds new class of androgens play key role in polycystic ovary syndrome
Description
Scientists led by the University of Birmingham have discovered that a new class of male sex hormones known as androgens play a key role in the development of polycystic ovary syndrome.
Date:
22/03/2017
Displaying 1 to 10 of 1000
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next