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New art exhibition explores strange history of dentistry and its links to Birmingham Jewellery Quarter

New art exhibition explores strange history of dentistry and its links to Birmingham Jewellery Quarter
Description
An exhibition will open at a gallery at Birmingham Dental Hospital and the University of Birmingham School of Dentistry investigating the link between teeth and the city's historic Jewellery Quarter.
Date:
03/10/2019

Abused or neglected children are four times more likely to develop serious mental illness, study finds

Abused or neglected children are four times more likely to develop serious mental illness, study finds
Description
A University of Birmingham study has shown that children who have experienced child abuse or neglect are four times more likely to develop serious mental illness such as psychoses, schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
Date:
01/10/2019

Cross-discipline role for Versus Arthritis Career Development Fellow

Cross-discipline role for Versus Arthritis Career Development Fellow
Description
The Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research recently appointed Dr Rowan Hardy. Having received a prestigious Career Development Fellowship he is now establishing a research group focussing on inflammatory disease.
Date:
19/09/2019

Cross-Institute Neuroscience and Ophthalmology team celebrates its women in science

Cross-Institute Neuroscience and Ophthalmology team celebrates its women in science
Description
The Neuroscience and Ophthalmology team, led by Professor Ann Logan, is an exciting representation of women in science bringing together colleagues from the Institutes of Inflammation and Ageing and Clinical Sciences.
Date:
02/08/2019

Senior Lecturer in Computational Medicinal Chemistry joins the School of Pharmacy

Senior Lecturer in Computational Medicinal Chemistry joins the School of Pharmacy
Description
The Institute of Clinical Sciences recently appointed Dr Giovanni Bottegoni. He joins the University from Sosei Heptares, bringing with him almost 15 years of academic and industrial experience.
Date:
18/07/2019

Homeless people are denied basic health care, research finds

Homeless people are denied basic health care, research finds
Description
A study led by the University of Birmingham has painted a shaming picture of neglect and discrimination shown towards the homeless when accessing UK health services.
Date:
16/07/2019

The Conversation: Not everyone uses a toothbrush and toothpaste to clean their teeth – here's what science says about their effectiveness

The Conversation: Not everyone uses a toothbrush and toothpaste to clean their teeth – here's what science says about their effectiveness
Description
Josefine Hirschfeld, Academic Clinical Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry, explains why oil pulling is a useful addition to toothbrushing.
Date:
04/07/2019

Study highlights the need for integrated healthcare and preventative services for the homeless

Study highlights the need for integrated healthcare and preventative services for the homeless
Description
A University of Birmingham study has found alarming evidence of severe mental health problems, substance dependence and alcohol misuse among the homeless population.
Date:
02/07/2019

Researchers implement advanced imaging technique to accelerate patient-specific 3D printing

Researchers implement advanced imaging technique to accelerate patient-specific 3D printing
Description
Pioneering research led by the University of Birmingham has implemented an advanced imaging technique that could accelerate the development of patient-specific three-dimensional (3D) printing.
Date:
26/06/2019

Pre-qualifying education and training helps health workers tackle gender based violence

Pre-qualifying education and training helps health workers tackle gender based violence
Description
Gender-based violence could be tackled more effectively by giving healthcare students wider and more practical education and training in identifying and responding to the 'warning signs', according to a new study.
Date:
13/06/2019
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