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12 October 2018

Researchers appointed Alan Turing Fellows

On 10 October, The Alan Turing Institute, which is the national institute for data science and artificial intelligence, appointed 22 researchers from the University of Birmingham, including nine from the College of Life and Environmental Sciences.

16 July 2018

Young Investigator Award Success at ECSS

James McKendry, Nathan Hodson and Benoit Smeuninx, PhD students within SportExR all won prizes in the highly competitive Young Investigator Awards competition.

11 July 2018

Physiotherapy student tackles the Giro Rosa

BSc Physiotherapy student, Hannah Payton, is currently tackling the most prestigious cycling stage race in the women's calendar, after being selected by her team 'Trek-Drops'.

05 July 2018

Carlos Murillo wins best student oral presentation

Carlos Murillo, MRes Spinal Pain Student within the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, has won the "best student oral presentation" at the XXII Congress of the International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology in Dublin this month.

27 June 2018

No Rest From Stress

Professor Anna Whittaker's advice on how to deal with stress, which include the number of hours you sleep, physical activity, eating healthily and limiting alcohol intake, are featured in a recent Woman's Weekly Healthy Living magazine.

23 May 2018

Dr Roskell wins Outstanding Teacher Award

Dr Roskell, Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy, has been selected as the winner of the Outstanding Teaching Award 2018 for the College of Life and Environmental Sciences.

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