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05th August 2019

Award-Winning Entrepreneur Backs Tenovus Cancer Care’s ‘Go Pink’ Campaign

Leading Welsh businesswoman Lisa Marie Brown is calling on people to join her pink tribe and ‘Go Pink’ in support of Tenovus Cancer Care this Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The award-winning entrepreneur behind Pinkspiration, a unique enterprise aimed at inspiring young people and women into the construction industry and business, has become an official ambassador…

31st July 2019

Medical School celebrates first graduates in new programmes

Swansea University Medical School is celebrating as its first students graduate from two new programmes. Graduates from the Medical School’s first cohorts of the Applied Medical Sciences BSc and the Biochemistry and Genetics MSci programmes have been awarded their degrees at a ceremony this week. The Medical School, which actually trains more life scientists than…

15th July 2019

Job Opportunity: Web developer at Teamworks

Teamworks is an experienced multidisciplinary design & communications studio proud to be creating brand-led solutions primarily for science, technology and innovation sectors. Aside from lots of digital projects, our creative team works with local, national and international clients on a range of print, publishing and events. We have a fantastic opportunity for a full-stack developer…

16th June 2019

Barry woman takes on channel swim challenge – British Heart Foundation

Seven friends and colleagues are swimming the English Channel for the first time to raise vital funds for British Heart Foundation research.
31st May 2019

Health Hack event turns NHS challenges into technology ventures

At the two-day event, which took place on 23rd and 24th May at the Life Sciences Hub Wales, five successful projects were awarded with Welsh Government funding of £7500 and further support from the Bevan Commission to develop their innovative solutio
01st May 2019

New podcast series brings fresh perspectives on health and care innovation

Life Sciences Hub Wales is launching 'Healthy Thinking', a new podcast series today (1 May 2019).
29th April 2019

Experts head into the community to show how sharing experiences can improve lives

Swansea University is championing a project to bring people together in the community to share their experiences and learn from each other. Having a chuckle, swapping stories and exchanging memories as part of a group can all have really positive benefits according to experts at the Wales School for Social Care Research, based at the…

29th April 2019

Welsh House Builder Raises £10,000 for Tenovus Cancer Care

Staff at Pontypridd house builders Davies Homes have been tackling a series of challenges to raise more than £10,000 for Tenovus Cancer Care. The latest will see Managing Director Matthew Davies run the London Marathon at the end of April, before a team of more than 20 staff and sub-contractors attempt the Welsh Three Peaks…

18th April 2019

Business space for life sciences in South Wales – Survey

Work is well underway to develop the new £350 million Grange University Hospital in Cwmbran. Adjacent to the hospital, there is potential to develop land for a new Medi Park, envisaged as a new location for higher-value commercial uses in the life sciences sector.   Torfaen CBC has commissioned SQW to consider potential demand for…

28th March 2019

SEHTA Job Vacancy – Healthcare Technology Research Analyst

We are looking for a Graduate with qualifications in life sciences or relevant physical sciences (relevant postgraduate qualification desirable), with an understanding of the health sector (desirable). The applicant should also have significant numerate and analytical skills, high levels of IT competency, particularly in MS Office, excellent communication skills, especially written but including oral, motivation…