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Chinese partners send protective gear to help Birmingham's COVID battle

Chinese partners send protective gear to help Birmingham's COVID battle
Description
University of Birmingham partners across China have joined forces to send protective equipment that medical and care staff in the West Midlands can use in the ongoing battle against coronavirus.
Date:
23/04/2020

Guangzhou hospital gifts protective equipment to Birmingham medics

Guangzhou hospital gifts protective equipment to Birmingham medics
Description
The University of Birmingham's partners at a Guangzhou hospital are sending clinical masks and gowns for use by medical staff in the UK's fight against coronavirus.
Date:
27/03/2020

Festival fireworks celebrations' health impact on vulnerable people - study

Festival fireworks celebrations' health impact on vulnerable people - study
Description
Fireworks associated with festival celebrations such as Australia Day, China's Lunar New Year and Fourth of July, in the USA, may have a significant impact on the health of vulnerable people – a new study reveals.
Date:
21/01/2020

Birmingham's musical welcome for Chinese Year of the Rat

Birmingham's musical welcome for Chinese Year of the Rat
Description
Music lovers can attend a special concert at the University of Birmingham marking the Chinese New Year with a magical fusion of East and West – and a special appearance by the winner of the 'Chinese X Factor'.
Date:
02/12/2019

Birmingham 'innovation hub' boosts global clean energy prospects

Birmingham 'innovation hub' boosts global clean energy prospects
Description
British and German experts will create a new 'Innovation Hub' based in Birmingham to deliver new approaches to energy and waste management that will benefit cities and communities in China and around the world.
Date:
28/11/2019

Schools, parents and grandparents hold key to unlocking China's obesity problem

Schools, parents and grandparents hold key to unlocking China's obesity problem
Description
Educating parents and grandparents could hold the key to solving China's obesity pandemic, according to one of the largest trials of childhood obesity prevention in the world.
Date:
26/11/2019

Birmingham Professor elected president of the UK Chinese Society of Automotive Engineers

Birmingham Professor elected president of the UK Chinese Society of Automotive Engineers
Description
UK Chinese Society of Automotive Engineers held the Establishment Ceremony in London
Date:
26/11/2019

Climate change expert outlines humanity's role in speeding global warming

Climate change expert outlines humanity's role in speeding global warming
Description
Climate change expert Professor Sir David Hendry will explore how humanity has accelerated global warming in the annual China Institute Li Siguang lecture at the University of Birmingham on Wednesday 20th November.
Date:
18/11/2019

UK and China scientists developing new drugs to fight Tuberculosis

UK and China scientists developing new drugs to fight Tuberculosis
Description
University of Birmingham scientists have worked with partners in Guangzhou to develop new drugs that can tackle global health epidemics, which have an impact on China's rural communities.
Date:
25/10/2019

Birmingham and Jinan University plan expansion for successful dual degree programme

Birmingham and Jinan University plan expansion for successful dual degree programme
Description
The University of Birmingham and Jinan University today announced plans to expand a successful partnership that sees over 500 students now studying in China and on track to receive degrees from both universities.
Date:
24/10/2019
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