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University of Leicester in the Media - June 2011

Monthly summary of stories with web links citing the University of Leicester

You can access details of previous months' media as well as press coverage here .


  • China Radio International (Beijing FM 91.5) interviewed Dr Lisanne Gibson of the School of Museum Studies on 7 June at 1pm on museums on their news show 'People in the Know'.
  • Professor Stephen Wood was interviewed live by BBC Radio Wales, BBC Three Counties Radio, BBC Five Live, BBC West Midlands (for 'Women's Afternoon) and BBC Radio Leicester on 2 June. He was discussing his recent report on creating happiness in job design. BBC York also interviewed Professor Wood on this subject on 7 June. Cary Cooper also discussed the report on BBC Radio Manchester.
  • Research led by Dr Alex Mitchell of the Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine was featured on BBC Radio Four's 'You and Yours' programme and BBC Radio Leicester on 29 June.
  • The Department of Physics and Astronomy's Dr John Bridges was interviewed by BBC Radio Four's 'Frontiers' programme on 30 June, about the 100th anniversary of the fall of the Nakhlite martian meteorite. Click here to hear the interview online.

30 June 2011

Saga Health News - Dementia: getting the diagnosis right‎ - Researchers from the University of Leicester and colleagues from Germany looked at data of more than 15000 individuals who consulted doctors because of ...

Chemistry World - Surgeons and patients breathe easy during surgery‎ - Paul Monks, an expert in measuring trace gases from the University of Leicester, UK, comments: 'The experimental set-up means that the gases involved in ...

24dash - Art, Religion and Antiquities in the Reign of Charles I‎ - Lamport Hall Study Day in association with the University of Leicester Centre for the Study of the Country House. Tuesday 26 July, Lamport Hall, ...

Southport Visiter - Carol Ann Duffy praises Southport venue‎ - Š Margaret grew up in Oldham, studying at Leicester University where she gained a degree in classics. Š As a teacher of English and music for many years and ...

24dash - Never too old to learn - never too young to care‎ - Older people in care homes and sheltered accommodation are widening their horizons using the latest computer technology, thanks to University of Leicester ...

24dash - 60 Years of the Genocide Convention – Time to Retire?‎ - A University of Leicester academic is to discuss the role of the Genocide Convention at a ... Dr Paul Behrens of the School of Law, University of Leicester, ...

The Guardian - We must not miss the opportunity for a rehabilitation revolution‎ - ... Charles Fraser Chief executive, St Mungo Community Housing Association Ltd, Professor Carol Hedderman Department of Criminology, University of Leicester ...

EurekAlert - Leverhulme Trust award Leicester academic funding to study anti ...‎ - Gavin Brown, a University of Leicester geography lecturer who, as a teenager, took part in the anti-apartheid Non-Stop Picket outside the South African ...

29 June 2011

FemaleFirst.co.uk - NHS attempts to promote jobs for teens‎ - ... get students to participate in a series of workshops led by professionals, primarily working in Leicester's Hospitals and the University of Leicester. ...

24dash - Leverhulme Trust award Leicester academic funding to study anti ...‎ - Gavin Brown, a University of Leicester geography lecturer who, as a teenager, took part in the anti-apartheid Non-Stop Picket outside the South African ...

Melton Today - Rare finds at ancient hillfort reveal some of its secrets‎ - A TEAM of archaeologists from the University of Leicester have been showing off some of their finds from a dig at the Iron Age hillfort at ...

Lancashire Telegraph - Question-and-answer session with Blackburn Rovers' deputy new ...‎ - Whilst at university I took up the role of entertainments officer for the student union. I also have an MBA from the University of Leicester, ...

Telegraph.co.uk - How to put your university holidays to good use‎ - Alexandra Rees, who is 18 and recently finished her first year in Geography at Leicester University, went further afield. She saved up to spend her pre-uni ...

28 June 2011

Malta Independent Online - Bullying in schools associated with poor mental health‎ - Coordinated by the University of Malta the project includes participation of Flinders University, Leicester University, the University of Hull and the ...

The Dartmouth - Daily Debriefing‎ - Vice-chancellor Robert Burgess of University of Leicester suggested that the move may incite confusion among employers if only a small number of ...

AsiaOne - Matching IT with business intelligence‎ - He pursued a degree in Electrical Engineering at the National University of Singapore, and also holds an MBA from the University of Leicester. ...

FYI Living - The Key To Employee Satisfaction: Involvement‎ - The survey by researchers at the University of Leicester in London measured the job satisfaction and employee well-being associated with this approach. ...

Soccerlens - Football on Mars‎ - A trio of University of Leicester undergraduates have studied just that, looking at how the reduced Martian gravity and light conditions would alter the ...

Labmate Online - Scientists developing cancer blood test‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester aim to improve cancer screening and monitoring, with the hope that this could in turn enhance patient prognosis. ...

Loughborough News - Scientists investigate whether a blood test can help to detect ...‎ - A study spearheaded by the University of Leicester aims to find out whether a blood test can detect cancer, earlier than current methods, in women with a ...

The Guardian - Bend it like Beckham – but not on Mars‎ - But those differences are slight in comparison to those described in a University of Leicester study called Association Football on Mars. ... The Guardian

HealthCanal.com - Scientists investigate whether a blood test can help to detect ...‎ - A study spearheaded by the University of Leicester aims to find out whether a blood test can detect cancer, earlier than current methods, in women with a ...

HealthNewsDigest.com - Scientists Investigate Whether a Blood Test Can Help to Detect ...‎ - By University of Leicester (HealthNewsDigest.com) - A study spearheaded by the University of Leicester aims to find out whether a blood test can detect ...

Barchester Healthcare - WNO dementia project sees results‎ - Identifying the development of dementia remains a major challenge for doctors, with research from the University of Leicester finding that only 45 per cent ...

27 June 2011

News-Medical.net - Study aims to find out whether blood screening can diagnose early ...‎ - A study spearheaded by the University of Leicester aims to find out whether a blood test can detect cancer, earlier than current methods, in women with a ...

24dash - Scientists investigate whether a blood test can help to detect ...‎ - University of Leicester study into the use of blood markers to detect and monitor ... A study spearheaded by the University of Leicester aims to find out ...

Newsweek - The Journey Home‎ - ... and her youngest brother played basketball for Harvard University. ... eventually earning a law degree from the UK's University of Leicester, ...

Inquirer.net - Escuela Taller de Intramuros, a heritage asset‎ - David Mason, graduate of University of Leicester in the UK, teaches stone masonry. Part of the school curriculum is the Spanish language, necessary for ...

26 June 2011

Lutterworth Today - Bugs and trees sees school children get back to nature‎ - Year seven pupils at the school also took part in an archeology workshop with Leicester University, visited the National Space Centre and took a trip to the ...

Scoop.co.nz - Welsh doctor wants to improve women's health‎ - “I was always interested in medicine, in things like science and biology in high school,” says Jeremy, who went on to study at the University of Leicester, ...

Harborough Mail - Bugs and trees sees school children get back to nature‎ - Year seven pupils at the school also took part in an archeology workshop with Leicester University, visited the National Space Centre and took a trip to the ...

25 June 2011

Telegraph.co.uk - Borrowed traditions for Britain's new university‎ - At the University of Leicester there was such a plethora of exclusive terminology that one student even put together a searchable online dictionary, ...

24 June 2011

Loughborough News - Gay class tourism‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is investigating a growing fascination ... Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of ...

Loughborough News - University opens its doors for members past and present‎ - The influence of the King James Bible, from poets and playwrights to Hollywood and hip-hop, will be explored at the University of Leicester's annual reunion ...

Loughborough News - Ancient Leicestershire hillfort to reveal ancient secrets‎ - Last year a team from the University of Leicester began a five-year ... The University of Leicester is also organising a summer school for local pupils. ...

Loughborough News - Defusing a timebomb in your stomach‎ - A free public lecture by a University of Leicester academic on Tuesday, 28 June will discuss recent advances to reduce mortality from aortic aneurysms. ...

Loughborough News - Botanic Garden to celebrate 100000th school visitor‎ - The highly popular education programme run by the University of Leicester Botanic Garden is celebrating its 100000 visitor this summer. ...

Loughborough News - Language tests being misused new study‎ - A seminal article on language testing, co-authored by Dr Glenn Fulcher, a Reader in Education at the University of Leicester, argues that some agencies are ...

Loughborough News - Summer fun in the garden‎ - Like its own plants and shrubs, the University of Leicester Botanic Garden will be bursting into life this summer, with a whole host of family fun and ...

New Scientist (blog) - Simulating Mars on Tenerife‎ - I am part of a team of scientists, lead by Derek Pullan at Leicester University, who will be field-testing different instruments and camera systems. ...

24dash - Summer fun in the garden‎ - Like its own plants and shrubs, the University of Leicester Botanic Garden will be bursting into life this summer, with a whole host of family fun and ...

Industry Today - Plastic Surgeon - specialist repair for the facilities management ...‎ - University of Leicester - working for Crittall Windows, Plastic Surgeon carried out specialist recoating of over 180 steel windows to precise factory finish ...

Insider Media - Something for the weekend‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is investigating a growing fascination ... Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of ...

Eureka! Science News - 'Language tests being misused' -- new study‎ - A seminal article on language testing, co-authored by Dr Glenn Fulcher, a Reader in Education at the University of Leicester, argues that some agencies are ...

HealthCanal.com - 'Language tests being misused' - new study‎ - A seminal article on language testing, co-authored by Dr Glenn Fulcher, a Reader in Education at the University of Leicester, argues that some agencies are ...

23 June 2011

24dash - 'Language tests being misused' – new study‎ - A seminal article on language testing, co-authored by Dr Glenn Fulcher, a Reader in Education at the University of Leicester, argues that some agencies are ...

EurekAlert - 'Language tests being misused' -- new study‎ - A seminal article on language testing, co-authored by Dr Glenn Fulcher, a Reader in Education at the University of Leicester, argues that some agencies are ...

24dash - Defusing a timebomb in your stomach‎ - A free public lecture by a University of Leicester academic on Tuesday, 28 June will discuss recent advances to reduce mortality from aortic aneurysms. ...

News-Medical.net - Leicester free public lecture aims to reduce mortality from ...‎ - A free public lecture by a University of Leicester academic on Tuesday, 28 June will discuss recent advances to reduce mortality from aortic aneurysms. ...

Rutland and Stamford Mercury - Tag rugby team will represent Lincolnshire in regional heat‎ - ... Uffington Primary School came second in the East Midlands final of the Tag to Twickenham competition earlier this month at the University of Leicester. ...

24dash - Botanic Garden to celebrate 100000th school visitor‎ - The highly popular education programme run by the University of Leicester Botanic Garden is celebrating its 100000 visitor this summer. ...

Inside Higher Ed - Going to GPA?‎ - Robert Burgess, the University of Leicester vice-chancellor whose landmark report in 2007 recommended the adoption of the HEAR, also said that the decision ...

Harborough Mail - Summer sculptures‎ - The popular Sculpture in the Garden exhibition, mounted each year in the University of Leicester Botanic Garden, will once again showcase works by ...

Lutterworth Today - Summer sculptures‎ - The popular Sculpture in the Garden exhibition, mounted each year in the University of Leicester Botanic Garden, will once again showcase works by ...

Times Higher Education - 'Two tribes' to the wall? Elite set may adopt GPA‎ - Sir Robert Burgess, the University of Leicester vice-chancellor whose landmark report in 2007 recommended the adoption of the Hear, also said that the ...

ILW.com - Bloggings On Political Asylum‎ - From the beginning, scientists such as University of Leicester's Alec Jeffreys expressed serious doubts about whether DNA could really determine a person's ...

22 June 2011

Cordis News - New treatment method for Huntington's disease on the cards‎ - In the first study, led by the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom, the researchers stopped the development of neurodegeneration linked to ...

JD Supra - UK Scraps DNA Testing for Asylum Seekers‎ - From the beginning, scientists such as University of Leicester's Alec Jeffreys expressed serious doubts about whether DNA could really determine a person's ...

Melton Today - Ancient hillfort reveals some of its secrets‎ - THE ancient hillfort of Burrough Hill will reveal some of its historic secrets on Sunday (June 26) as University of Leicester archaeologists welcome the ...

21 June 2011

MedIndia - Study Says GPs Fail to Identity Early Stages of Dementia‎ - Researchers from the University of Leicester in the UK and National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, London, UK and the Department of General ...

MedIndia - Study Says GPs Fail to Identity Early Stages of Dementia‎ - Researchers from the University of Leicester in the UK and National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, London, UK and the Department of General ... MedIndia

TruthDive - Why middle-class gay men in UK are fascinated with 'chav' culture‎ - Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of Management, UK, will conduct primary empirical research into gay class tourism following ...

Zee News - Why gay men in UK are fascinated with 'chav' culture?‎ - Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of Management, UK, will conduct primary empirical research into gay class tourism following ...

HealthCanal.com - Gay class tourism‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is investigating a growing fascination ... Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of ...

Autos.ca - Quick-charge batteries under development‎ - Leicester, England – An international consortium of research partners, ... solvent,” said Claire Fullarton, a researcher at the University of Leicester. ...

24dash - Ancient Leicestershire hillfort to reveal ancient secrets‎ - Last year a team from the University of Leicester began a five-year ... The University of Leicester is also organising a summer school for local pupils. ...

Barchester Healthcare - Many early dementia cases 'go unnoticed'‎ - University of Leicester research found that while moderate to severe dementia was detected in eight out of ten cases, general practitioners (GPs) only ...

Newstrack India - Why middle-class gay men in UK are fascinated with 'chav' culture‎ - Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of Management, UK, will conduct primary empirical research into gay class tourism following ...

DailyIndia.com - Why middle-class gay men in UK are fascinated with 'chav' culture‎ - Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of Management, UK, will conduct primary empirical research into gay class tourism following ...

24dash - Gay class tourism‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is investigating a growing fascination ... Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of ...

Balkans.com Business News - Unique type of sustainable zinc-based rechargeable battery for ...‎ - Claire Fullarton, a researcher from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Leicester, one of the project partners, explains how the team there has ...

Loughborough News - A day of creative adventures and surprises‎ - Embrace Arts, the University of Leicester's arts centre on Lancaster Road, is holding Open House on Saturday 2 July, 10.30am – 3.30pm, with free workshops ...

20 June 2011

Mediplacements - GPs failing to identify early-stage dementia‎ - A University of Leicester study found that just 45 per cent of people with early dementia and mild cognitive impairment were recognised in the trial. ...

IBTimes - EU project focuses on electric car batteries‎ - Partners have formed from across Spain, France, Portugal, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Russia and Canada and include: the University of Leicester, ...

TheGreenCarWebsite.co.uk - EU project focuses on electric car batteries‎ - Partners have formed from across Spain, France, Portugal, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Russia and Canada and include: the University of Leicester, ...

RedOrbit - GPs Missing Early Dementia‎ - New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages ...

Media Newswire - Secrets of Patient Safety Program Unraveled in Penn Collaborative ...‎ - “It was much more than that,” said lead author Mary Dixon-Woods, professor of medical sociology at the University of Leicester. “It involved a community of ...

EurekAlert - Gay class tourism‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is investigating a growing fascination ... Professor Joanna Brewis, from the University of Leicester School of ...

Eureka! Science News - GPs missing early dementia -- new study‎ - New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages ...

Science Daily - GPs Missing Early Dementia, UK Study Shows‎ - ScienceDaily (June 20, 2011) — New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly ...

Space Ref - Black hole kills star and blasts 3.8 billion light year beam at Earth‎ - Professor Nial Tanvir, second author of the paper, based at the University of Leicester added "It is rare for stars to get very close to the black holes in ...

The Guardian - Social media presents challenge to universities‎ - Helen Pennack, head of marketing communications at the University of Leicester, says students now post queries on Facebook or the Student Room about open ... The Guardian

HealthCanal.com - GPs missing early dementia - new study‎ - New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages ...

EurekAlert - GPs missing early dementia -- new study‎ - New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages ...

Automotive World - UK: PolyZion secondary battery project reports progress‎ - Leicester University, a partner in the PolyZion EU-funded battery research consortium, reports that the group is now two years into the little-publicised ...

News-Medical.net - GPs struggle to correctly identify patients with early dementia‎ - New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages ...

24dash - A day of creative adventures and surprises‎ - Embrace Arts, the University of Leicester's arts centre on Lancaster Road, is holding Open House on Saturday 2 July, 10.30am – 3.30pm, with free workshops ...

24dash - GPs missing early dementia - new study‎ - New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages ...

Loughborough News - GPs missing early dementia - new study‎ - New research from the University of Leicester demonstrates that general practitioners (GPs) are struggling to correctly identify people in the early stages ...

19 June 2011

Nanotechnology News - Reinventing rechargeable batteries‎ - The institutions and organisations involved with the project are: University of Leicester, C-Tech Innovation, Fundacion CIDETEC, Celaya Emparanza y Galdos ...

AZoNano.com - University of Leicester Researchers Use Nanoparticles for ...‎ - Researchers at the University of Leicester are working to produce energy-efficient materials using nanotechnology. ...

Art Daily - Lord Attenborough Gifts 'Red Owl' by Picasso to University of ...‎ - LEICESTER.- A ceramic by the celebrated artist Pablo Picasso has been given to Embrace Arts, the University of Leicester's arts centre, by Lord and Lady ...

Online PR News - Join Public Debate on Now Debating Section of Leicester Exchanges‎ - Leicester Exchanges, an online public debate platform created by the University of Leicester, is offering people an opportunity to debate on current issues. ...

Hawaii 24/7 - Black hole eats star, producing bright gamma-ray flash‎ - ... according to a team of astronomers led by the University of California, ... Andrew R. King and Sergei Nayakshin of the University of Leicester in the UK ...

18 June 2011

News-Medical.net - Scientists pinpoint how Michigan program reduced rates of deadly ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

Nurse.com - Team reviews success of CLABSI reduction program‎ - The collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom and the University of ...

REVE - PolyZion zinc-polymer batteries for electric vehicles‎ - According to PolyZion a variety of institutions and organizations are collaborating on the PolyZion battery project: “University of Leicester, ...

Northamptonshire Evening Telegraph - Northampton Saints - 'We nearly signed all the ABC club from ...‎ - “Ian Hunter played for Saints and was at Leicester University and was hitch-hiking backwards and forwards to training,” said Barwell. ... Northamptonshire Evening Telegraph

TECH.BLORGE.com - PolyZion batteries aim to change the future of electric vehicles‎ - According to PolyZion a variety of institutions and organizations are collaborating on the PolyZion battery project: “University of Leicester, ... TECH.BLORGE.com

AZoCleantech - Researchers to Develop Zinc-Based Rechargeable Batteries for ...‎ - Researchers from the University of Leicester are in the process of developing a new zinc-based rechargeable battery for use in hybrid and ...

New Philadelphia Times Reporter - Local KSU students accepted by study-abroad program‎ - By Anonymous Ryan Fails and John Hill, honors program students at Kent State University at Tuscarawas, will spend the next academic year at Leicester ...

RedOrbit - International Team Works Out Secrets Of One Of World's Most ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

Eureka! Science News - International team works out secrets of one of world's most ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

HealthCanal.com - Secrets of Patient Safety Program Unraveled in Penn Collaborative ...‎ - “It was much more than that,” said lead author Mary Dixon-Woods, professor of medical sociology at the University of Leicester. “It involved a community of ...

HealthCanal.com - International team works out secrets of one of world's most ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

Science Daily - A Glimpse of the End of Our Solar System‎ - ScienceDaily (June 17, 2011) — Researchers at the University of Leicester are investigating the possible eventual fate of the solar system by examining ...

Infection Control Today - International Team Works Out Secrets of Dramatic Reduction in ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

Estevan Mercury - Behind a museum's velvety ropes‎ - ... of her University of Saskatchewan professors, who was English. She went Leicester to study because of the notoriety of the museum studies program there, ...

PABnews - 'A Painful Reality' – A Sensitive Stance On Female Genital Mutilation

17 June 2011

Nanowerk LLC - EU-funded project develops rechargeable batteries for cars of the ...‎ - Claire Fullarton, a researcher from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Leicester, one of the project partners, explains how the team there has ...

The Periscope Post - The end of our solar system and the giant magnetic bubbles‎ - Researchers at the University of Leicester are beginning to work out what the end of the Solar System might look like. Postgraduate student Nathan Dickinson ...

Orlando Sentinel - Vancouver 'shocked and embarrassed'‎ - Sociologist John Williams of England's University of Leicester, an expert on hooliganism, believes the crowd likely contained such elements. ...

Cordis News - EU-funded project develops rechargeable batteries for cars of the ...‎ - Claire Fullarton, a researcher from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Leicester, one of the project partners, explains how the team there has ...

Times Educational Supplement - In praise of the Fibonacci method‎ - Mr Law is one of 25 primary and secondary teachers from 12 schools being trained by Leicester University in the use of this EU-funded project. ...

Loughborough News - Gift of Picasso ceramic for Embrace Arts‎ - A ceramic by the celebrated artist Pablo Picasso has been given to Embrace Arts, the University of Leicester's arts centre, by Lord and Lady Attenborough ...

Loughborough News - Aids - images from around the world‎ - Spreading the Word: AIDS Posters from Around the World is the exhibition curated by University of Leicester academic Dr Sarah Graham, in collaboration with ...

Loughborough News - Info International team works out secrets of one of worlds most ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

Loughborough News - Black hole kills star and blasts 38 billion light year beam at Earth‎ - Professor Nial Tanvir, second author of the paper, based at the University of Leicester added "It is rare for stars to get very close to the black holes in ...

Loughborough News - A glimpse of the end of our Solar System‎ - Researchers at the University of Leicester are investigating the possible eventual fate of the Solar System by examining 'white dwarf' stars elsewhere in ...

24dash - Black hole kills star and blasts 3.8 billion light year beam at Earth‎ - Professor Nial Tanvir, second author of the paper, based at the University of Leicester added "It is rare for stars to get very close to the black holes in ...

24dash - Info International team works out secrets of one of world's most ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

24dash - A glimpse of the end of our Solar System‎ - Researchers at the University of Leicester are investigating the possible eventual fate of the Solar System by examining 'white dwarf' stars elsewhere in ...

Azom.com - Researchers to Develop New Class of Zinc-Plastic System-Based ...‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester in cooperation with other major institutes and organizations are working on the development of ...

News-Medical.net - University of Leicester, Wellcome Trust curate AIDS poster ...‎ - Spreading the Word: AIDS Posters from Around the World is the exhibition curated by University of Leicester academic Dr Sarah Graham, in collaboration with ...

RxPG NEWS - Secrets behind successful patient safety programs revealed‎ - By University of Leicester, [RxPG] A team of social scientists and medical and nursing researchers in the United States and the United Kingdom has ...

BBC News - Tombs in Suffolk studied with aid of space-age science‎ - ... both stylistically and in terms of the people represented here," said Dr Phillip Lindley of Leicester University, the art historian who is leading the ...

EurekAlert - International team works out secrets of one of world's most ...‎ - Funded in part by the Health Foundation in the UK, the collaboration between researchers at the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Leicester and ...

16 June 2011

WGN Radio - Vancouver 'shocked and embarrassed'‎ - Sociologist John Williams of England's University of Leicester, an expert on hooliganism, believes the crowd likely contained such elements. ... WGN Radio

Chicago Tribune - Vancouver 'shocked and embarrassed'‎ - Sociologist John Williams of England's University of Leicester, an expert on hooliganism, believes the crowd likely contained such elements. ...

MarketWatch - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

WebWire - Black hole eats star, producing bright gamma-ray flash‎ - ... according to a team of astronomers led by the University of California, ... Andrew R. King and Sergei Nayakshin of the University of Leicester in the UK ...

UC Berkeley - Black hole eats star, producing bright gamma-ray flash‎ - ... according to a team of astronomers led by the University of California, ... Andrew R. King and Sergei Nayakshin of the University of Leicester in the UK ...

Here Is The City - Credit Suisse Beefs Up Commodities Research Group within Fixed ...‎ - Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester.

Nanotechnology News - When size matters: Nanotechnology for energy efficiency‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is using nanotechnology to create ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

AddPR.com - Burglars Wear Trendy Trainers Too‎ - University of Leicester criminologists discovered the expensive trainer trend among ... The University of Leicester will be hosting an open day for national ...

24dash - Gift of Picasso ceramic for Embrace Arts‎ - A ceramic by the celebrated artist Pablo Picasso has been given to Embrace Arts, the University of Leicester's arts centre, by Lord and Lady Attenborough ...

Oxford Student - New Degree Classification Set for 2012 Debut‎ - Professor Sir Robert Burgess, Vice-Chancellor of Leicester University and chief author of a report named 'Beyond the honours degree classification', ...

icSeftonandWestLancs - Former chief executive of Crosby charity receives an OBE‎ - Mr Murray qualified as a registered mental nurse in the 1960s and holds a qualification in residential child care from Leicester University. ...

The FINANCIAL - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester.

Times Higher Education - The week in higher education‎ - Sir Bob Burgess, the University of Leicester's vice-chancellor and head of a steering group that examined the Hear, said the ultimate aim was to replace the ...

PhysOrg.com - Reinventing rechargeable batteries: PolyZion research aims to ...‎ - University of Leicester researchers are spearheading the development of a novel type of sustainable zinc-based rechargeable battery for electric vehicles ...

Science Daily - UK First Use of 3-D Imaging Derived from Post-Mortem Computed ...‎ - ScienceDaily (June 15, 2011) — The East Midlands Forensic Pathology unit, based at the University of Leicester, has used 3D images derived from post-mortem ...

REVE - Reinventing rechargeable batteries for electric cars‎ - University of Leicester researchers are spearheading the development of a novel type of sustainable zinc-based rechargeable battery for electric vehicles ...

Gizmag - PolyZion project developing zinc-plastic battery‎ - Partners in the mostly-European EUR 3.5 million (US$4.7 million) PolyZion project include the University of Leicester, C-Tech Innovation, Fundacion CIDETEC, ...

Centre Daily Times - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

Citybizlist - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

Sacramento Bee - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

Financial Times - Lessons from the lawbreakers‎ - Martin Gill, professor of criminology at the University of Leicester, compared robbers of cash-in-transit vans to legitimate entrepreneurs in the ...

HealthCanal.com - 'Superbug' diagnosis needs better patient explanation - new study‎ - New postgraduate study at the University of Leicester into the emotional and ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

HealthCanal.com - Immune response to tumour cells could aid cancer battle‎ - A new research at the University of Leicester has developed a novel ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

15 June 2011

SYS-CON Media - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

SunHerald.com - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

Virtual Press Office - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

Daily Markets - Jan Stuart And Andy Shaw To Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

Benzinga - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

DigitalJournal.com - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

TradersHuddle.com - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

PR Newswire - Jan Stuart and Andy Shaw to Join Credit Suisse's Commodities ...‎ - Mr. Shaw received an MSc in Mineral Exploration & Mining Geology and a BSc in Geology with Honours, both from the University of Leicester. ...

Science Daily - When Size Matters: Nanotechnology for Energy Efficiency‎ - ScienceDaily (June 15, 2011) — Researchers at the University of Leicester are using nanotechnology to create new energy efficient materials. ...

Eureka - Nanotechnology creates energy efficient materials‎ - According to Sinan Kandemir, pictured, a postgraduate researcher with the Department of Engineering at the University of Leicester's Department of ...

Science Daily - When Size Matters: Nanotechnology for Energy Efficiency‎ - ScienceDaily (June 15, 2011) — Researchers at the University of Leicester are using nanotechnology to create new energy efficient materials. ...

Loughborough News - 'Superbug' diagnosis needs better patient explanation - new study‎ - New postgraduate study at the University of Leicester into the emotional and ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

Loughborough News - Immune response to tumour cells could aid cancer battle‎ - A new research at the University of Leicester has developed a novel ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

Loughborough News - UK first use of 3-D imaging derived from post-mortem computed ...‎ - The East Midlands Forensic Pathology unit, based at the University of Leicester, has used 3D images derived from post-mortem computed tomography (PMCT) ...

Loughborough News - Reinventing rechargeable batteries‎ - University of Leicester researchers are spearheading the development of a novel type of sustainable zinc-based rechargeable battery for electric vehicles ...

Loughborough News - Are British schools speaking the right language‎ - New research from the University of Leicester will ask whether British schools are doing enough to enable non-English speaking parents to participate in ...

Loughborough News - When size matters Nanotechnology for energy efficiency‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is using nanotechnology to create ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

Science Daily - 'Superbug' Diagnosis Needs Better Patient Explanation, Study Finds‎ - New postgraduate study at the University of Leicester into the emotional and psychological effects of acquiring Clostridium difficile whilst in hospital ...

Market Leader - Will Germany leave the eurozone?‎ - Prof Panicos Demetriades, Professor of the Department of Economics at the University of Leicester, says that Germany should leave the eurozone. ...

Science Daily - Immune Response to Tumour Cells Could Aid Cancer Battle‎ - ScienceDaily (June 15, 2011) — New research at the University of Leicester has yielded a novel immunotherapeutic approach with potential for cancer ...

Nanowerk LLC - When size matters: Nanotechnology for energy efficiency‎ - (Nanowerk News) New research at the University of Leicester is using ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

24dash - Are British schools speaking the right language?‎ - New research from the University of Leicester will ask whether British schools are doing enough to enable non-English speaking parents to participate in ...

24dash - When size matters: Nanotechnology for energy efficiency‎ - New research at the University of Leicester is using nanotechnology to create ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

24dash - Reinventing rechargeable batteries‎ - University of Leicester researchers are spearheading the development of a novel type of sustainable zinc-based rechargeable battery for electric vehicles ...

Nanowerk LLC - Reinventing rechargeable batteries‎ - (Nanowerk News) University of Leicester researchers are spearheading the development of a novel type of sustainable zinc-based rechargeable battery for ...

24dash - 'Superbug' diagnosis needs better patient explanation - new study‎ - New postgraduate study at the University of Leicester into the emotional and ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

24dash - UK first use of 3-D imaging derived from post-mortem computed ...‎ - The East Midlands Forensic Pathology unit, based at the University of Leicester, has used 3D images derived from post-mortem computed tomography (PMCT) ...

24dash - Immune response to tumour cells could aid cancer battle‎ - A new research at the University of Leicester has developed a novel ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

News-Medical.net - EOW hosts national conference to highlight practice of Female ...‎ - Girls from the UK are being subjected to illegal genital mutilation, despite the devastating consequences, a University of Leicester postgraduate student ...

Northampton Chronicle & Echo - EXCLUSIVE: Keith Barwell interview, part one: 'Turning pro was a ...‎ - “Ian Hunter played for Saints and was at Leicester University and was hitch-hiking backwards and forwards to training,” said Barwell. ... Northampton Chronicle & Echo

Jamaica Observer - Holness praises distance learning‎ - The minister was addressing graduates of the University of Leicester in Fort ... He commended the University of Leicester for its outstanding reputation as ...

Melton Today - £2400 raised in David's name‎ - Mr Weston, of Kirby Bellars, became known as the Railway Artist in the 1980s and more recently received an honorary degree from the University of Leicester. ...

Space Daily - Nearby Galaxy Boasts Two Monster Black Holes, Both Active‎ - ... Sanders at the University of Hawaii's Institute for Astronomy in Honolulu, ... Va.; the University of Leicester and Mullard Space Sciences Laboratory in ...

Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service - Education Minister emphasises importance of distance learning‎ - The Minister was addressing graduates of the University of Leicester, ... He commended the University of Leicester for its outstanding reputation as one of ...

HealthCanal.com - National conference raises awareness over continuation of female ...‎ - University of Leicester Fielding Johnson South Wing, The Ogden Lewis Seminar Suite 1, at 13:15 on the 18th June 2011. Address: 294 Victoria Road East, ...

14 June 2011

Loughborough News - Social media - democratising or destructive?‎ - Dr Paul Reilly, a University of Leicester expert in politics and new media, is to give a paper exploring the role of new media, framing the recent Stokes ...

Loughborough News - New Institute of Finance established at Leicester‎ - A new Institute of Finance is to be inaugurated at the University of Leicester with a conference on Banking and Finance Post-Crisis. ...

Loughborough News - National conference raises awareness over continuation of female ...‎ - Girls from the UK are being subjected to illegal genital mutilation, despite the devastating consequences, a University of Leicester postgraduate student ...

Loughborough News - Palm oil insulation could transform transformers‎ - Research by a University of Leicester student has identified an environmentally alternative to a major industrial use of oil. ...

24dash - Social media - democratising or destructive?‎ - Dr Paul Reilly, a University of Leicester expert in politics and new media, is to give a paper exploring the role of new media, framing the recent Stokes ...

24dash - Palm oil insulation could transform transformers‎ - Research by a University of Leicester student has identified an environmentally alternative to a major industrial use of oil. ...

FemaleFirst.co.uk - New Institute Of Finance Established At Leicester‎ - A new Institute of Finance is to be inaugurated at the University of Leicester with a conference on Banking and Finance Post-Crisis. ...

24dash - New Institute of Finance established at Leicester‎ - A new Institute of Finance is to be inaugurated at the University of Leicester with a conference on Banking and Finance Post-Crisis. ...

24dash - National conference raises awareness over continuation of female ...‎ - Girls from the UK are being subjected to illegal genital mutilation, despite the devastating consequences, a University of Leicester postgraduate student ...

JohnJohnSaidIt.com - Ghanaian Actress Ebi Bright & Eddie Watson Caught Together‎ - Ebi, on other hand is a consultant and a General Management graduate of Leicester University in the UK. she started flirting with Ghana's movie industry ...

LocalGov - Cutting jobs and services is wrong decision, argues study‎ - Visit the University of Leicester website for more information. The logic of Mr Saeed's argument would be that no organisation, private or public, ...

The Atlantic - What Makes Life Worthwhile? GDP Won't Tell You‎ - Despite the country's low GDP, it ranks eighth in the world on the Satisfaction with Life Index, an alternative measure created by University of Leicester ...

HealthCanal.com - New study into blood risk to contribute to national policy debate‎ - Researchers led by the University of Leicester will examine the risks and benefits of receiving blood or blood products- and will consider the need for ...

Internal Medicine News Digital Network - Study Counters Link Between Intensive Therapy, Falls, and Fractures‎ - Dr. Joseph L. Izzo of the University of Buffalo, NY, remarked about obesity in the ... noted Dr. Bryan Williams of the University of Leicester, England. ...

13 June 2011

Loughborough News - New study into blood risk to contribute to national policy debate‎ - Researchers led by the University of Leicester will examine the risks and benefits of receiving blood or blood products- and will consider the need for ...

Loughborough News - Public sector cuts threaten the economy‎ - According to a new research at the University of Leicester, the hasty cuts in ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

News-Medical.net - Researchers to examine risks and benefits of blood transfusions‎ - Researchers led by the University of Leicester will examine the risks and benefits of receiving blood or blood products- and will consider the need for ...

Public Service - Economy ''hurt by public sector cuts''‎ - When cuts are made in the public sector the economy suffers, according to research carried out at the University of Leicester using data from more than 90 ...

Independent Catholic News - Leicester: lecture on 'world's most persecuted religion'‎ - at the University of Leicester Chaplaincy Lecture 2011, on Wednesday 15th June, 5.30pm in Lecture Theatre 3, Ken Edwards Building on the main campus. ...

24dash - New study into blood risk to contribute to national policy debate‎ - Researchers led by the University of Leicester will examine the risks and benefits of receiving blood or blood products- and will consider the need for ...

24dash - Public sector cuts threaten the economy‎ - According to a new research at the University of Leicester, the hasty cuts in ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

24dash - Revolutionary bullet-print technique pioneer honoured with OBE‎ - A researcher at the University of Leicester who, in collaboration with Leicester academics, invented a revolutionary technique for uncovering fingerprints ...

12 June 2011

TMC Net - Serabi Mining plc ("Serabi" or "the Company") Drilling Update ...‎ - He holds a BSc (Hons) Geology, University of London, a MSc Mining Geology, University of Leicester and is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, ...

eNews Park Forest - Nearby Galaxy Boasts Two Monster Black Holes, Both Active‎ - ... Sanders at the University of Hawaii's Institute for Astronomy in Honolulu, ... Va.; the University of Leicester and Mullard Space Sciences Laboratory in ... eNews Park Forest

Northampton Chronicle & Echo - OBE for expert in forensic science‎ - Dr Bond, who has worked at the force for 18 years and is also an honorary research fellow at the University of Leicester, said receiving the award promised ...

Fars News Agency - Nearby Galaxy Boasts Two Monster Black Holes, Both Active‎ - ... Sanders at the University of Hawaii's Institute for Astronomy in Honolulu, ... Va.; the University of Leicester and Mullard Space Sciences Laboratory in ...

This Is Cheshire - Doctor's orders are a clean bill of health‎ - In 2005 John decided to train as a doctor and he attended the University of Leicester to study a four-year accelerated degree for people with a medical ...

Warrington Guardian - Doctor's orders are a clean bill of health‎ - 2005 John decided to train as a doctor and he attended the University of Leicester to study a four-year accelerated degree for people with a medical ...

Malta Independent Online - 37 degrees and diplomas in HR Management & Development conferred ...‎ - ... courses offered by the Centre for Labour Market Studies (CLMS) at Leicester University through the Foundation for Human Resources Development (FHRD). ...

Daily Mail - Robbie Williams could be storing up health problems by having ...‎ - ... of Freedom Health London, is a private GP specialising in sexual health and an Honorary Lecturer in Cosmetic Medicine at the University of Leicester.

11 June 2011

Oman Daily Observer - Amphibians threatened‎ - “The chytrid fungus is part of a much wider phenomenon,” said Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester in England, a leading expert on the ...

RedOrbit - NASA Satellites Capture Two Monster Black Holes At Work‎ - ... Sanders at the University of Hawaii's Institute for Astronomy in Honolulu, ... Va.; the University of Leicester and Mullard Space Sciences Laboratory in ...

Telegraph.co.uk - Queen's Birthday Honours 2011: list in full‎ - Chairman, Cognita Schools and Professor of Education, University of Buckingham. ...... For services to Inter-Faith Relations in Leicester. ...

MD News - Mentally Ill Get Fewer Coronary Revascularizations‎ - Alex J. Mitchell, MBBS, from the Leicester Royal Infirmary in the United Kingdom, and David Lawrence, Ph.D., from the University of Western Australia in ...

Space Ref - Nearby galaxy boasts 2 monster black holes, both active‎ - ... Sanders at the University of Hawaii's Institute for Astronomy in Honolulu, ... Va.; the University of Leicester and Mullard Space Sciences Laboratory in ...

Doctors Lounge - Mentally Ill Get Fewer Coronary Revascularizations‎ - Alex J. Mitchell, MBBS, from the Leicester Royal Infirmary in the United Kingdom, and David Lawrence, Ph.D., from the University of Western Australia in ...

stv.tv - Frog faces last stand in Panama against killer fungus‎ - "The chytrid fungus is part of a much wider phenomenon," said Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester in England, a leading expert on the ...

The Guardian - Universities asked to adopt new electronic grading system‎ - Robert Burgess, vice-chancellor of Leicester University and head of a steering group that has co-ordinated the new approach to measuring student performance ...

Reuters - Frog faces last stand in Panama against killer fungus‎ - "The chytrid fungus is part of a much wider phenomenon," said Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester in England, a leading expert on the ...

10 June 2011

Saga Health News - How a squeeze may protect your heart‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester, and University College London (funded by the British Heart Foundation) believe that this technique may be able to ...

expressandstar.com - Best of Peter Rhodes - June 10‎ - RESEARCHERS at the University of Leicester have discovered that the favourite brand of trainer worn by burglars is Nike. Just do it over. ...

09 June 2011

Loughborough News - Inaugural talk highlights dangers in private law‎ - It takes place on Thursday 16 June, 2011 at 5.30pm Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 2, University of Leicester. Among the questions Professor Beever will ...

24dash - Inaugural talk highlights dangers in private law‎ - New research group at University of Leicester to be told that the law has become increasingly authoritarian. Launch of research group on Thursday 16 June, ...

HealthJockey.com - Research: Squeezing an arm may protect the heart‎ - Investigators from the University of Leicester claim that simply squeezing an arm guards heart muscle from life-threatening damage after a heart attack. ...

08 June 2011

The Temasek Review - Former DPM Tony Tan's foreign-talent-first Singaporeans-second ...‎ - For over two decades, Dr Tony Tan oversaw university education as its ... Glasgow, Leicester and Loughborough Universities note that Singaporeans are model ...

Civil Society Media - Another civil society university course launched‎ - Recently the University of Leicester announced that it will also be running a similar postgraduate course in civil society for the first time this year.

Nursing Times - Muscle thermoplasty breakthrough for severe asthma‎ - The University Hospital of South Manchester performed the first such ... consultant physician at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester and Asthma UK chief medical ...

24dash - First sociological study of the commercial pilot's work and home ...‎ - A ground-breaking report on the lifestyle of commercial pilots has been published by Dr Simon Bennett of the University of Leicester's Civil Safety and ... 24dash (press release)

Loughborough News - First sociological study of the commercial pilots work and home ...‎ - A ground-breaking report on the lifestyle of commercial pilots has been published by Dr Simon Bennett of the University of Leicester's Civil Safety and ...

07 June 2011

Daily Mail - Meet the Sneak(er) thieves... who wear fancy footwear while ...‎ - Criminologists at the University of Leicester used 'footwear profiling' - looking at footprints left at the scenes of crimes - to come up with the data. ...

Science Daily - Squeeze an Arm, Protect the Heart: New Technique for Heart ...‎ - ScienceDaily (June 8, 2011) — Scientists at the University of Leicester are investigating a novel technique that promises to protect heart muscle from ...

Media Newswire - Rates of common mental illness not rising, says new study‎ - The study, carried out by researchers from the University of Leicester, UCL ( University College London ) and King's College London, contradicts anecdotal ...

Inspire Magazine - The dilemma of 'the world's most persecuted religion'‎ - at the University of Leicester Chaplaincy Lecture 201. He explains: “Christianity is the world's largest religion, yet of all religions is now globally the ...

Mirror.co.uk - Burglars wear trainers worth more than £100‎ - Dr John Bond, of Leicester University, said: “The more expensive the footwear, the younger and more socially deprived the burglar is likely to be.”

Loughborough News - Showcase of latest postgraduate research and innovations‎ - The University of Leicester is holding a special event to showcase examples of innovative postgraduate research. Members of the public, businesspeople and ...

Medscape - Higher Mortality, Inferior Care for Mentally Ill After MI‎ - ... MD, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, United Kingdom, and David Lawrence, PhD, from the University of Western Australia, Perth. ...

HealthCanal.com - Squeeze an arm – protect the heart‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester are investigating a novel technique that promises to protect heart muscle from life-threatening damage following a ...

Medical News Today - Squeeze An Arm - Protect The Heart, UK‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester are investigating a novel technique that promises to protect heart muscle from life-threatening damage following a ...

Health.com - Reading Arabic or English May Tax Brain Differently‎ - Almabruk's study is scheduled to be presented June 16 at a University of Leicester meeting on post-graduate research. Experts note that research presented ...

WSFA - Reading Arabic or English may tax brain differently‎ - Almabruk's study is scheduled to be presented June 16 at a University of Leicester meeting on post-graduate research. Experts note that research presented ...

Pharmaceutical Business Review - New research to offer design to develop diabetes, cardiovascular drugs‎ - A research project at the University of Leicester aims to contribute to the design of novel drugs for the treatment of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. ...

24dash - Team from University of Leicester Win at Medical Futures ...‎ - London, Monday 6th June, 2011: A team from the University of Leicester based at Glenfield Hospital was today named as one of winners at the Medical Futures ...

News-Medical.net - Novel technique promises to reduce damage after heart attack‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester are investigating a novel technique that promises to protect heart muscle from life-threatening damage following a ...

24dash - The dilemma of 'the world's most persecuted religion'‎ - University of Leicester Chaplaincy Lecture on Wednesday 15 June, 5.30pm, Ken Edwards Building, University of Leicester. John Milbank, Professor of Religion, ...

Loughborough News - Tracking the fashion-conscious burglar‎ - The fashion consciousness of burglars as well as new emerging crime patterns will form the basis of a talk at the University of Leicester on June 8. ...

Loughborough News - Squeeze an arm protect the heart‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester are investigating a novel technique that promises to protect heart muscle from life-threatening damage following a ...

Loughborough News - Team from University of Leicester Win at Medical Futures ...‎ - London, Monday 6th June, 2011: A team from the University of Leicester based at Glenfield Hospital was today named as one of winners at the Medical Futures ...

Loughborough News - The dilemma of the worlds most persecuted religion‎ - at the University of Leicester Chaplaincy Lecture 2011, on Wednesday 15th June, 5.30pm in Lecture Theatre 3, Ken Edwards Building on the main campus. ...

24dash - Squeeze an arm – protect the heart: new technique for heart ...‎ - Scientists at the University of Leicester are investigating a novel technique that promises to protect heart muscle from life-threatening damage following a ...

06 June 2011

Doctors Lounge - Reading Arabic or English May Tax Brain Differently‎ - Almabruk's study is scheduled to be presented June 16 at a University of Leicester meeting on post-graduate research. Experts note that research presented ...

MSN Health & Fitness - Reading Arabic or English May Tax Brain Differently‎ - Almabruk's study is scheduled to be presented June 16 at a University of Leicester meeting on post-graduate research. Experts note that research presented ...

U.S. News & World Report - Reading Arabic or English May Tax Brain Differently‎ - Almabruk's study is scheduled to be presented June 16 at a University of Leicester meeting on post-graduate research. Experts note that research presented ...

Ekklesia - Cameron urged to cut military spending, not education‎ - "Spending money on subsidising private arms companies is not an acceptable use of tax money,” said Camilla Oleman, a student at Leicester University, ...

24dash - Tracking the fashion-conscious burglar‎ - The fashion consciousness of burglars as well as new emerging crime patterns will form the basis of a talk at the University of Leicester on June 8. ...

road.cc - Investment in cycling is preaching to converted, say academics, as ...‎ - Interim findings were presented this weekend at a conference called Building Cycling Culture hosted by Leicester University, where researchers from the ...

Scicasts.com - New Research Offers Promise of Medical Intervention for ...‎ - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, ...

Leicester Mercury - A cancer research project has been launched thanks to £15000 of ...‎ - The work, which will look into the early stages of how cancer develops, will be carried out at Leicester University. The money to pay for it was collected ...

Leicester Mercury - The sister of an Army dog-handler shot dead while serving in ...‎ - Laura Tasker and her friend, Emma Rushton, who are both students at Leicester University, are hoping to raise thousands of pounds for the armed forces ...

Bristol24-7 - Business should focus on happiness in the workplace for success‎ - Researchers at the University of Leicester discovered that people are happier ... Stephen Wood, the University of Leicester Professor of Management who led ...

05 June 2011

Chemical & Engineering News - Compound Prevents Neurodegeneration‎ - Belgium's Solvay teams up with South Korean university. ... neurogeneticist Flaviano Giorgini of the University of Leicester, England; and coworkers. ...

The Nelson Daily - Geologists press for recognition of Earth-changing 'human epoch'‎ - ... Anthropocene," says geographer Professor Erle Ellis of the University of Maryland. ... says geologist Dr Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester. ...

The Castlegar Source - Geologists press for recognition of Earth-changing 'human epoch'‎ - ... Anthropocene," says geographer Professor Erle Ellis of the University of Maryland. ... says geologist Dr Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester. ...

Gulf Today - 75 diabetes healthcare professionals complete five-day training course‎ - By the end of this course, participants will be awarded with a diploma from the University of Leicester, certifying them as “Diabetic Health Educators. ...

The Hindu - Call for recognition of Earth's 'human epoch'‎ - ... the term Anthropocene, so it makes sense to have an accepted definition,” said Jan Zalasiewicz, a geologist at the University of Leicester, England. ...

WAM - Emirates News Agency - 75 Non-Physician Healthcare professionals participate in EDS ...‎ - ... producing a range of evidence-based medicine journals, and the University of Leicester, UK, under the guidance of the Emirates Diabetes Society. ...

Zawya - 75 Non-Physician Healthcare Professionals Participate in Emirates ...‎ - By the end of this course, participants will be awarded with a diploma from the University of Leicester, certifying them as 'Diabetic Health Educators'. ...

AME Info - 75 non-physician healthcare professionals participate in Emirates Diabetes ... - Five-Day Event Partnered by BMJ Group and Leicester University. The five-day course witnessed a participation of professionals from various healthcare institutions in the UAE . The course included a series of lectures, workshops and training on topics ...

Malta Independent Online - Going the extra mile - by Yasmina Soriano Year in, year out, leaders of Maltese industry, lecturers from the University of Leicester and students in the field of management join the Foundation for Human Resources Development for its academic annual HR seminar. ...

University World News - UK: Changing times, changing lives - University of Leicester researchers are devising practical ways for people to change their lives in response to environmental change and natural catastrophes such as the floods in Pakistan and Australia, and rapid environmental events such as volcanic ...

04 June 2011

The Female Fan - Mental Illness Linked to Greater Risk of Death After Heart Attack‎ - ... researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester and University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, said in a news release from the university. ...

Health.com - Mental Illness Linked to Greater Risk of Death After Heart Attack‎ - ... researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester and University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, said in a news release from the university. ...

Doctors Lounge - Mental Illness Linked to Greater Risk of Death After Heart Attack‎ - ... researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester and University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, said in a news release from the university. ...

HealthCanal.com - Trans-Atlantic team announce Huntington's Disease breakthrough‎ - Credit: University of Leicester Medical researchers may have uncovered a novel ... Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, ...

HealthCanal.com - New treatment hope for diabetes and cardiovascular diseases‎ - A cutting-edge research project at the University of Leicester is aiming to ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

ZME Science - Geologists press recognition of Anthropocene - Earth changing ...‎ - ... Anthropocene,” says geographer Professor Erle Ellis of the University of Maryland. ... says geologist Dr Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester. ...

Leicester Mercury - A leading pathologist yesterday used a 3-D computer image of the skeleton of ... - In what is believed to be a first in a UK court, Professor Guy Rutty, of Leicester University, showed the room a CT scan of the skeleton of alleged victim Andrius Martusevicius. Prof Rutty used the black-and- white image to illustrate for the jurors at ...

Telegraph.co.uk - Universities need to teach basic job skills, say employers - Others such as Leicester University run tailored training courses. But the study, which is based on interviews with employers and analysis of existing research, insisted that universities “could do more to address employability across their courses”. ...

Northamptonshire Evening Telegraph - Zero-gravity flight is just out of this world - Former Wrenn School pupil and doctoral graduate Fergus Wilson, of Wellingborough, was one of four students from the University of Leicester's Department of Physics and Astronomy who were selected for the experiment. The group was chosen to represent ...

Stirling Observer - Dunblane survivor guilty of rape bid‎ - After the verdict Dr Vince Egan, a forensic psychologist at Leicester University, said: “Liddell might have been left distressed and traumatised by the ...

U.TV - Geologists press for recognition of Earth-changing 'human epoch'‎ - ... Anthropocene," says geographer Professor Erle Ellis of the University of Maryland. ... says geologist Dr Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester. ...

RedOrbit - Huntington's disease: A medical intervention‎ - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, ...

Herald de Paris - Enzyme offers Huntington's hope‎ - The study, led by the University of Leicester, is published in Current Biology. “This breakthrough is important as no drugs currently exist that halt ...

03 June 2011

Financial Express - Variety key to job satisfaction, says news study‎ - ... also more likely to be happy when management readily shares information and consults with them, according to a release from the University of Leicester. ...

Loughborough News - Regional and international accolades for Leicester researcher‎ - A new electrical 'LifeMap' which can warn of the risk of sudden cardiac death, developed by a cardiologist at the University of Leicester and at Glenfield ...

Loughborough News - Trans-Atlantic team announce Huntingtons Disease breakthrough‎ - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, ...

Loughborough News - Lecture on the light fantastic‎ - A University of Leicester academic is to hold a public event in which he will discuss the many and varied applications of laser beams. ...

Loughborough News - New treatment hope for diabetes and cardiovascular diseases‎ - A cutting-edge research project at the University of Leicester is aiming to ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

News-Medical.net - New research aims to improve treatment of diabetes and ...‎ - New research at the University of Leicester to contribute to more effective drug design. A cutting-edge research project at the University of Leicester is ...

Pharmacy Europe - New treatment hope for diabetes and cardiovascular diseases‎- A cutting-edge research project at the University of Leicester is aiming to ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

Telegraph.co.uk - Dunblane massacre survivor jailed for trying to rape 76-year-old ...‎ - Speaking after the verdict, Dr Vince Egan, a forensic psychologist at Leicester University, said: “Liddell might have been left distressed and traumatised ...

Scottish Daily Record - Scottish News: Being victim of Dunblane killer Thomas Hamilton no ...‎ - Dr Vince Egan, a forensic psychologist at Leicester University, said: "Liddell might have been left traumatised by the massacre. But so would all the others ...

Medical News Today - Huntington's Disease Breakthrough Announced By Trans-Atlantic Team‎ - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, ...

MSN Health & Fitness - Mental Illness Linked to Greater Risk of Death After Heart Attack - "In 10 studies that specifically addressed care for people with schizophrenia, those with the disease received only half the interventions offered to those without schizophrenia," lead researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester and ...

UB News Center - Many UB Undergraduate History Department Awards Go To Local Students - ... who will spend the fall 2011 semester at the University of Sheffield, UK; Erin DesMeules of Goffstown, NH, and Josh Olivieri of Elma, who spent the spring 2011 semester at the University of Leicester, UK; and Jason Weidenkeller of Rochester, ... See all stories on this topic »

BioArray News - This Week in Science - And in Science Signaling, researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology and at the University of Leicester in the UK this week show report an algorithm to identify the "kernel" of a given complex network — which "maintains the ...

The Guardian - Geologists press for recognition of Earth-changing 'human epoch' - "Geologists and ecologists are already using the term 'Anthropocene', so it makes sense to have an accepted definition," says geologist Dr Jan Zalasiewicz of the University of Leicester. "But, in this unusual case, formal recognition of the epoch could ...

24Dash - Lecture on the light fantastic - A University of Leicester academic is to hold a public event in which he will discuss the many and varied applications of laser beams. Professor Andrew Ellis, of the Department of Chemistry, will deliver a free public lecture on Tuesday, 07 June, ...

Financial Times - Something for the weekend - Stephen Wood, a professor of management at the University of Leicester says that enriched jobs - employment that includes variety and autonomy - appears to be vital to well-being at work. The research, 'High involvement management, high performance ...

24dash - New treatment hope for diabetes and cardiovascular diseases - A cutting-edge research project at the University of Leicester is aiming to improve the treatment of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Figures show that cardiovascular diseases remain the number one killer in Western countries, particularly heart ...

Leicester Mercury - Researchers at the University of Leicester have made a breakthrough in the ... - Members of the university's genetics department have found that certain chemicals can slow the development of Huntington's in fruit flies which have been injected with the mutated gene which causes the illness. Dr Flaviano Giorgini, who led the study, ...

Melton Today - Hero dog Theo wins national award - ... at Langar Airfield on August 1 to raise funds for Help for Heroes in Liam's memory. The pair, both 20, are currently in their second year of studying at the University of Leicester and will be doing their jump five months to the day of Liam's death.

EurekAlert - Gladstone scientists discover drug candidate for Alzheimer's, Huntington's disease - Led by Flaviano Giorgini, PhD, of the University of Leicester—and a former postdoc of Dr. Muchowski's—the other study provides compelling genetic and pharmacological evidence of KMO's importance in fruit flies genetically modified to mimic Huntington ...

Art Daily - Heath Fox Hired as Deputy Director of Operations for The Broad Art ...‎ - Fox has a master's degree in museum studies from the University of Leicester and a bachelor's degree in business finance from Virginia Tech. ...

RedOrbit - Gladstone Scientists Discover Drug Candidate For Alzheimer's ...‎ - Led by Flaviano Giorgini, PhD, of the University of Leicester—and a former postdoc of Dr. Muchowski's—the other study provides compelling genetic and ...

RedOrbit - Trans-Atlantic Team Announces Huntington's Disease Breakthrough‎ - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, ...

Ivanhoe - Huntington's disease: A medical intervention‎ - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, ...

The Australian - Fifteen years after surviving the Dunblane school massacre, Ryan ...‎ - Dr Vince Egan, a forensic psychologist at University of Leicester, said: "Liddell might have been left distressed and traumatised by the Dunblane massacre, ...

BBC News - Attack 'devil' Liddell was Dunblane massacre survivor‎ - After the verdict Dr Vince Egan, a forensic psychologist at Leicester University, said: "Liddell might have been left distressed and traumatised by the ...

Science Daily - Novel drug alleviates symptoms in Huntington's and Alzheimer's mice‎ - Led by Flaviano Giorgini, PhD, of the University of Leicester -- and a former postdoc of Dr. Muchowski's -- the other study provides compelling genetic and ...

HealthCanal.com - Gladstone Scientists Discover Drug Candidate for Alzheimer's ...‎ - Led by Flaviano Giorgini, PhD, of the University of Leicester—and a former postdoc of Dr. Muchowski's—the other study provides compelling genetic and ...

Medical News Today - Trans-Atlantic Team Announce Huntington's Disease Breakthrough‎ - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, ...

02 June 2011

Loughborough News - Rates of common mental illness not rising, says new study‎ - The study, carried out by researchers from the University of Leicester, UCL (University College London) and King's College London, contradicts anecdotal ...

Loughborough News - People with mental illness have higher mortality after heart ...‎ - Lead researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Leicestershire Partnership Trust, ...

Loughborough News - University of Leicester building wins new accolades‎ - A University of Leicester building which recently underwent a £17m redesign has triumphed in two major awards events. The Percy Gee Building, which houses ...

Loughborough News - Social class shapes health and body image - new study‎ - A new study at the University of Leicester is to combat the assumption that it ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

Medical News Today - Rates Of Common Mental Illness Not Rising, Says New Study, UK‎ - The study, carried out by researchers from the University of Leicester, UCL (University College London) and King's College London, contradicts anecdotal ...

BBC News - Enzyme offers Huntington's hope - The study, led by the University of Leicester, is published in Current Biology. "This breakthrough is important as no drugs currently exist that halt progression, or delay onset of Huntington's disease," said Dr Giorgini, who led the study. ...

inspiresme.co.uk - Variety at work makes employees 'more satisfied' - By Jamie Lawrence | June 2, 2011 Staff given greater variety and independence at work feel less stressed and more satisfied, according to new research from the University of Leicester. Employers are also happier when management readily shares ...

Marco Island Sun Times - Exec director position filled at arts center - Holley grew up in Ithaca, NY She attended Cornell University and Empire State College. She has a bachelor of science degree in communications and an master of arts in museum studies from the University of Leicester, England, where she graduated with ...

Daily Mail - Dunblane massacre survivor Ryan Liddell faces jail for battering pensioner - After the verdict Dr Vince Egan, a forensic psychologist at Leicester University, said: 'Liddell might have been left distressed and traumatised by the Dunblane massacre, but so would all the others involved, and nobody else has behaved like this. ...

Business Standard - Devangshu Datta: To decode a killer - It was in the early 1980s that Sir Alec Jeffreys at Leicester University, worked out how to use small DNA samples to identify people. Since then, technology has improved to a point where samples as ephemeral as a few skin cells can be used. ...

EurekAlert - Trans-Atlantic team announces Huntington's disease breakthrough - Two international studies, one led by the University of Leicester, and the other a collaboration with Leicester led by scientists in the USA, hold out promise for slowing down the development of Huntington's disease – and potentially, Alzheimer's and ...

24dash - Regional and international accolades for Leicester researcher - For captions, see Notes to Editors A new electrical 'LifeMap' which can warn of the risk of sudden cardiac death, developed by a cardiologist at the University of Leicester and at Glenfield Hospital, has recently been awarded prestigious national and ...

HRmagazine.co.uk - Variety is the spice of working life, report finds - People who are given greater variety and independence in their jobs feel both less stressed and more satisfied, according to findings from the University of Leicester which suggest several management practices designed to make employees more efficient ...

A Thousand Guitars - Green Thursdays: How humans are changing the world - Human influence on the landscape, global warming, sea level rise, ocean acidification and biodiversity are highlighted in a new set of studies led by University of Leicester researchers. How this influence will be reflected in the distinctive ...

MSN News UK - Heart attack care concerns raised - The researchers, from the University of Leicester and Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute in Australia, published their findings in the British Journal of Psychiatry. They said: "One possible explanation is the physicians do not offer ...

TopNews United States - Heart Patients with Persistent Mental Illness Can't Be Treated ...‎ - The study was conducted at the University of Leicester and Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute in Australia has been published in the British ...

01 June 2011

HPCwire (blog) - ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research with ...‎ - "Panasas storage performance and manageability were the key reasons that the University of Leicester chose Panasas for ALICE. Benchmarking during the tender ...

RedOrbit - People With Mental Illness Have Higher Mortality After Heart ...‎ - Lead researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Leicestershire Partnership Trust, ...

HealthCanal.com - People with mental illness have higher mortality after heart ...‎ - Lead researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Leicestershire Partnership Trust, ...

HealthCanal.com - Social class shapes health and body image - new study‎ - A new study at the University of Leicester is to combat the assumption that it ... More than 50 University of Leicester students will explain the real world ...

HealthCanal.com - Rates of common mental illness not rising, says new study‎ - The study, carried out by researchers from the University of Leicester, UCL (University College London) and King's College London, contradicts anecdotal ...

Centre Daily Times - ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research With ...‎ - "Panasas storage performance and manageability were the key reasons that the University of Leicester chose Panasas for ALICE. Benchmarking during the tender ...

Penn State Live - Cosmic explosion: New candidate for most distant object in universe‎ - Working with co-authors Andrew Levan of the University of Warwick, Nial Tanvir of the University of Leicester, and thesis supervisor Derek Fox of Penn State ...

Sacramento Bee - ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research With ...‎ - "Panasas storage performance and manageability were the key reasons that the University of Leicester chose Panasas for ALICE. Benchmarking during the tender ...

ITNews - ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research With ...‎ - "Panasas storage performance and manageability were the key reasons that the University of Leicester chose Panasas for ALICE. Benchmarking during the tender ...

Virtual-Strategy Magazine - ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research With ...‎ - "Panasas storage performance and manageability were the key reasons that the University of Leicester chose Panasas for ALICE. Benchmarking during the tender ...

DigitalJournal.com - ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research With ...‎ - "Panasas storage performance and manageability were the key reasons that the University of Leicester chose Panasas for ALICE. Benchmarking during the tender ...

Big Island Video News - Most distant object ever observed in universe, possibly‎ - The research team, led by former Penn State University graduate student Antonino ... (University of Warwick, UK) and Nial Tanvir (University of Leicester, ...

Nursing in Practice - Mental health affects heart care‎ - Researchers from the University of Leicester and Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute in Australia combined the findings of 22 studies, ...

Medical News Today - Patients With Mental Illness Have Higher Mortality After Heart ...‎ - Lead researcher Alex J. Mitchell, of the University of Leicester, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Leicestershire Partnership Trust, ...

Nursing Times - Heart attack treatment less likely for people with mental health problems - The research, which was conducted at the University of Leicester and Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute in Australia, has been published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. The report said: “One possible explanation is the physicians do not ...

FunEducation - Career tests can help employees find satisfying, low- stress jobs - A recent study led by researchers from the University of Leicester shows that employees are more satisfied and less stressed when they have jobs that give them more independence and variety. According to Stephen Wood, lead author of the study, ...

Otago Daily Times - Early help call for at-risk children - Prof Harold, who recently took up a senior post at the University of Leicester, said in an interview early identification and intervention reduced the likelihood that "individual children will experience harsh psychological and/or physical injuries as ...

Rutland Times - Students' charity plane leap in memory of L/Cpl Liam Tasker - Emma Rushton, 20, and her friend Laura Tasker, also 20, who are both studying sociology at the University of Leicester, will take the plunge on August 1 at Langar Airfield in Nottinghamshire. The friends will be raising funds for Help for Heroes in ...

Mixed fortunes for our slimmers Leicester Mercury ... a TB specialist support worker at Glenfield Hospital, is a regular at the gym and is planning to start on a programme devised by Leicestershire fitness expert Rosemary Conley, which is subsidised by the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. ...

GoStudyUK - Leicester students to experience weightlessness in gravity-defying experiment

PR Newswire - ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research With Panasas High ... - SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasas, Inc., the leader in high performance parallel storage for technical computing applications and big data workloads, today announced that the University of Leicester has consolidated its HPC ...

24dash - University of Leicester building wins new accolades - A University of Leicester building which recently underwent a £17m redesign has triumphed in two major awards events. The Percy Gee Building, which houses the Students' Union as well as a number of University services, was selected as winner of the ...

24dash - Social class shapes health and body image - new study - A new study at the University of Leicester is to combat the assumption that it is only the aspiring middle classes who worry about their health and body image and are more concerned to subscribe to the 'slender ideal' and 'healthy BMI measurements'. ...

Progress Magazine - Beware the green-eyed monster - During the recent election campaign I was out in Leicester South in a ward near the university. Some voters came across to apologise for their mistake in voting Liberal Democrat and to pledged their support for Labour. But it was clear that some of the ...

OnMedica - Rates of mental ill health not on rise, finds large study - The study, carried out by researchers from the University of Leicester, University College London, and King's College London, contradicts anecdotal concerns that the prevalence of mental disorder is on the rise. The researchers used data from three ... See all stories on this topic »

Leicester Mercury - Thousands of homeowners across the UK are cashing in by renting out drives as ... - She charges motorists £3 a day to park outside her home, which is within walking distance of Leicester University, the Walkers Stadium and the city centre shops. Ms Prasad said: "I have been advertising my driveway for about six months but we only get ...

Scotsman - Cardiac risks 'higher' for mentally ill - The researchers, from the University of Leicester and an Australian research institue, published their findings in the British Journal of Psychiatry. Lead researcher Dr Alex Mitchell said: "We urgently need to know whether patients are declining ...

EurekAlert - People with mental illness have higher mortality after heart attacks but ... - New research from the University of Leicester raises concerns about higher than expected mortality following acute coronary events such as heart attack in those with significant mental ill health. Researchers from the University of Leicester in the UK ...

Medical News Today - Mental Health Heart Link Already Established, Says Charity - Researchers from the University of Leicester compared the care given to those with and without serious mental disorders and found the number of mentally ill people who died of acute coronary events, like a heart attack, was higher than expected. ...

British Journal of Psychiatry - Age and birth cohort differences in the prevalence of common mental disorder ... - Correspondence: Nicola Spiers, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22–28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK. Email: nas6{at}le.ac.uk There are concerns that the prevalence of mental disorder is increasing. ...

British Journal of Psychiatry - Psychological treatments in intellectual disability: the challenges of ... - ... Bhaumik (pictured) is the Medical Director of Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust and immediate past Chair of the Faculty of Learning Disability of the Royal College of Psychiatrists and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Leicester, UK. ...

British Journal of Psychiatry - Dangerous and severe personality disorder - University of Nottingham and East Midlands Centre for Forensic Mental Health, Health Arnold Lodge, Cordelia Close, Leicester LE5 0LE, UK. Email: conor.duggan{at}nottshc.nhs.uk CD served on the Expert Advisory Board for the DSPD programme and some of ...

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