Posts Tagged: “BRC”

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FACETS programme

Fatigue affects the majority of people with MS and differs markedly from the sort of tiredness experienced by the general population. It can stop those affected from working, socialising and… »

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Humanising Care

The Francis report heralds an overdue wake-up call that something is missing in current health and social care practice. Professor Les Todres, a psychologist who developed the humanising care approach… »

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Forensic investigation of mass graves

BU’s multidisciplinary research has informed and developed standards and universal policies for forensic investigation of mass graves.

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Animation in Africa

A counter-narrative to animation in Western popular culture.

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Online breastfeeding support service

Breastfeeding has enormous advantages for both newborn infants and their mothers. However, UK breastfeeding rates are low. Around 80% women initiate breastfeeding with only 17% exclusively breastfeeding at three months…. »

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Digital Destinations: Micro Tourism and Online Marketing

Through £188,000 of funded research, BU’s Dr Philip Alford is uncovering why small tourism organisations have not yet fulfilled their digital marketing potential and is refining techniques to reverse this trend.

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Epidural simulator

Working with medical colleagues to improve the patient experience and reduce risk of harm.

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The ethics of food production

How a £1.94 million AHRC grant will radically inform how we manage and perceive chickens as a food source.

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Dryland forest

Ecological restoration

Putting a price on clean water and soil fertility helps the UN set ecological restoration targets for degraded and deforested land.

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A quarter of social workers trained by BU researchers

Social work is about making a positive difference to the most vulnerable in society and BU’s National Centre for Post Qualifying Social Work facilitates this through continuing professional development (CPD)… »

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