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20th February 2019

Celebrate excellence in health and care across Wales – enter the NHS Wales Awards and win in 2019!

Have you made a change, big or small, that has transformed the experience and outcomes for people in Wales? The Awards are your opportunity to showcase your work – enter today. Your ideas for change can make a difference to the people in your care, your organisation and the health and care system as a…

19th February 2019

NHS Innovators in Wales Celebrated at National Showcase

Health and care professionals who trial and test out innovative ideas on the frontline of the NHS shared their work at a showcase event at the Senedd – National Assembly for Wales last month, sponsored by Dawn Bowden AM. More than 40 Bevan Exemplars were supported over 12 months by the Bevan Commission to turn…

11th February 2019

Swansea Soapbox Science appeals for volunteer speakers

To mark International Women in Science Day today (Feb 11) Swansea University is appealing for female scientists and engineers to hit the streets to share their passion. The University is preparing to host its sixth Soapbox Science event on Saturday, June 22 and is now on the lookout for volunteer speakers to take part. The…

05th February 2019

NHS innovators in Wales celebrated at national showcase

Bevan Exemplars presented pioneering health and care projects at the Senedd Health and care professionals who trial and test out innovative ideas on the frontline of the NHS shared their work at a showcase event at the Senedd – National Assembly for Wales on 24 January, sponsored by Dawn Bowden AM. More than 40 Bevan…

31st January 2019

Nurses and support workers looking for ‘rewarding roles’ invited to attend Cardiff Open Day

Support workers and mental health and learning disability nurses looking for a “highly rewarding” career are being encouraged attend a leading healthcare provider’s Cardiff recruitment Open Day. Ludlow Street Healthcare, a specialist provider of care for adults with complex mental health problems, autism, learning disabilities, and neurological conditions, is calling on potential applicants to visit…

17th December 2018

ABHI’s US Accelerator set to target Tennessee

Following the success of ABHI’s work in Texas, which has seen a host of companies forge new business relationships and research partnerships, the US Accelerator programme will now target the State of Tennessee.   Taking place from 24th – 29th March 2019, the mission is part of the ABHI’s broader engagement programme, designed to establish…

11th December 2018

International partnerships offering new opportunities for research students

Swansea University has launched a series of ground-breaking qualifications which will give PhD students the opportunity to study alongside world-leading experts. Collaborations have just been established with the University of Cape Town in South Africa as well as Auckland University of Technology in New Zealand and the Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University in Paris. The pioneering…

20th November 2018

Former student Sal helps create new friendship between universities

A new transatlantic academic partnership has been established thanks to a former Swansea University student.   Sal Lalani, who graduated with a degree in Economics in 1967, returned to Swansea along with leaders and key members of staff from Montana State University. They visited the Swansea campus and held talks about forging further links and…

20th November 2018

Swansea University to Co-Host Inaugural Biopesticide Summit

Swansea University and Swansea University-based company Bionema Ltd are to host the inaugural Biopesticide Summit next year to address the pressing need to develop alternatives to chemical pesticides. The recent banning of chemical pesticides by the European Union (EU) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) suggests that there are significant risks to food security, human health…

13th November 2018

Gearing Up For Growth – BIC Innovation provide November’s Expert Advice

BIC Innovation is a well-established private consultancy operating throughout Wales and beyond.  Specialising in business innovation to support growth, we have strengths in research and development, manufacturing processes, export, finance and busine