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  • An update on The TACIT TRIAL: Tai Chi for people with dementia

    An update on The TACIT TRIAL: Tai Chi for people with dementia

    The TACIT TRIAL has reached some important milestones recently. We closed the study to recruitment in July and we completed our last Tai Chi class earlier this month. Data collection... »

  • Launch of Nursing for Long-Term Health

    Launch of Nursing for Long-Term Health

    Nursing for Long-Term Health (N4LH) is one of BU’s newest research centres. The buzz and energy at the team’s inaugural away day at the end of July 2018 was fantastic,... »

  • New paper published on public involvement in health and social sciences research

    New paper published on public involvement in health and social sciences research

    Within the Bournemouth University PIER (Public Involvement in Education and Research) partnership and the BU Research Centre for Seldom Heard Voices, the team have been re-evaluating the nature and purpose... »

  • Hidden Dorset Report

    Hidden Dorset Report

    This month saw the launch of the Dorset Community Foundation’s Hidden Dorset Report. Dr Mel Hughes, Seldom Heard Voices Research Centre and Academic lead for the PIER partnership supported the... »

  • The DEALTS 2 programme has been shortlisted for the 9th National Dementia Care Awards

    The DEALTS 2 programme has been shortlisted for the 9th National Dementia Care Awards

    The Dementia Education And Learning Through Simulation 2 (DEALTS 2) programme has been shortlisted for the 9th National Dementia Care Awards 2018 in the Best Dementia Training Initiative category, which recognises the vital... »

  • Next steps in Support4Nurses

    Next steps in Support4Nurses

    Upon the portal being launched at RBCH, the team are now moving forward with our qualitative data collection. They will be interviewing registered nurses (RN) within the Older Person’s Medicine... »

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