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Teenagers are sophisticated users of social media, study finds
Teenagers are sophisticated users of social media, study finds
Description
Teenagers are far more critical users of social media than we give them credit for, and need to be better supported in reaping the benefits social media can have.
Date:
25/01/2018
University welcomes Birmingham's Commonwealth Games bid success
University welcomes Birmingham's Commonwealth Games bid success
Description
The University of Birmingham welcomes its home city's success in winning the right to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games – with staff and students looking forward to world-class athletes going for Gold on campus.
Date:
08/01/2018
Disabled people set to guide fitness industry in new research project
Disabled people set to guide fitness industry in new research project
Description
National spinal injury charity Aspire and the University of Birmingham have teamed up on a research project that is set to produce evidence-based Best Practice Guidance for training and employing disabled people in the fitness industry.
Date:
02/11/2017
Fitbits could lead to negative impact on pupils' well-being, study finds
Fitbits could lead to negative impact on pupils' well-being, study finds
Description
Pupils in secondary schools are reluctant to see fitness and health tracking devices such as Fitbits introduced into Physical Exercise lessons in schools and the device could potentially cause a negative impact on students' overall well-being, research led by the University of Birmingham has found.
Date:
22/09/2017
Bursary for MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy including placement in elite sport
Bursary for MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy including placement in elite sport
Description
The University of Birmingham and the English Institute of Sport are looking to offer one chartered physiotherapist an exciting opportunity. Bursary for MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy including placement in elite sport
Date:
02/09/2017
Pioneering study to help pensioners improve health and wellbeing in later life
Pioneering study to help pensioners improve health and wellbeing in later life
Description
A major study involving researchers from the University of Birmingham is aiming to help older people stay fitter and live independently for longer.
Date:
25/08/2017
Top marks in 2017 National Student Survey
Top marks in 2017 National Student Survey
Description
Students on our BSc Physiotherapy degree have praised the quality of teaching and learning on the course in the latest figures announced by the National Student Survey.
Date:
09/08/2017
Old peoples home for four year olds
Old peoples home for four year olds
Description
Dr Melrose Stewart was one of the three experts involved in an ambitious and exciting intergenerational experiment, 'Old People's Home for Four Year Olds', due to be screened on Channel 4 at 9pm on the 1st and 2nd of August 2017
Date:
31/07/2017
New research masters degree in spinal pain
New research masters degree in spinal pain
Description
Exciting opportunity to develop specialist research skills with the launch of our new MRes Spinal Pain, in the Centre of Precision Rehabilitation for Spinal Pain (CPR Spine)
Date:
22/06/2017
Playing football boosts girls' confidence, study finds
Playing football boosts girls' confidence, study finds
Description
A study by scientists from the University of Birmingham has found that teenage girls who play football have higher levels of self-confidence than those who play other sports.
Date:
22/05/2017
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