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Understanding why elite sportspeople turn to doping

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Why do so many elite sportspeople turn to doping?The frequency of doping scandals in sport shows that testing appears to be an insufficient deterrent against doping for many athletes, and there may be a case to be had that they dope simply 'because they can get away with it'.
Date:
30/06/2016

Understanding why elite sportspeople turn to doping

Description
Why do so many elite sportspeople turn to doping?The frequency of doping scandals in sport shows that testing appears to be an insufficient deterrent against doping for many athletes, and there may be a case to be had that they dope simply 'because they can get away with it'.
Date:
30/06/2016

The volume of papers from the 9th Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament has arrived in ITSEE

The volume of papers from the 9th Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament has arrived in ITSEE
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The volume of papers from the 9th Birmingham Colloquium on the Textual Criticism of the New Testament, featuring contributions by members of the European Research Council COMPAUL project at ITSEE, has arrived!
Date:
30/06/2016

Nine Folds Makes a Paper Swan

Nine Folds Makes a Paper Swan
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New novel by Dr Ruth Gilligan (Department of film and Creative Writing).
Date:
30/06/2016

Valuing sadness, past and present

Valuing sadness, past and present
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Dr Erin Sullivan writes for the Oxford University Press blog.
Date:
30/06/2016

Birmingham researchers devise test to predict sepsis in burns patients

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Researchers have created a potentially life-saving new test that will allow clinicians to predict which burn victims will develop sepsis during their treatment.
Date:
30/06/2016

Professor Rosie Harding awarded British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship

Professor Rosie Harding awarded British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship
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Professor Rosie Harding has been awarded a prestigious British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship for the academic year 2016–2017 to work on a project entitled Everyday Decisions: Interrogating the interface between mental capacity and legal capacity.
Date:
29/06/2016

PERFECT talks: August and September 2016

PERFECT talks: August and September 2016
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Project PERFECT will be giving a series of talks in August and September.
Date:
29/06/2016

New Provost appointed at the University of Birmingham

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The University of Birmingham is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Tim Jones as its new Provost and Vice-Principal. Professor Jones, who is currently Interim Provost at the University of Warwick, will take up his new role at the University of Birmingham on 1 September 2016.
Date:
29/06/2016

Crime Linkage Symposium held in New York

Crime Linkage Symposium held in New York
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The Crime Linkage International NetworK (C-LINK) which was set up and hosted by the School of Psychology in 2013, presented the findings of its two international research projects during a C-LINK symposium at the 17th Conference of the International Academy of Investigative Psychology in New York last month.
Date:
28/06/2016
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