Monthly Archives: March 2013

Medway School of Pharmacy shortlisted for national training award

Medway School of Pharmacy, which is jointly run by the universities of Kent and Greenwich, has been shortlisted for a prestigious Training Provider of the Year award by a national science skills council. The shortlisting – by Cogent, the Sector … Continue reading

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KSS AHSN membership

Across the country, AHSN member organisations are being approached this month to formalise their membership. Members are being asked to pledge a financial sum and contribute to the development of a vibrant, member-based network. The draft commitments from members include: … Continue reading

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Research seminars

Seminar programme Seminars are held at 4.00 p.m. on Mondays in Biosciences Lecture Theatre 1 unless otherwise stated. If you would like to meet the speaker during his/her visit please contact the host. Monday 11th March [1] Professor Franz Rödel … Continue reading

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SHREWD: the Single Health Resilience Early Warning Database

In November 2012, the Centre for Health Services Studies at the University of Kent was commissioned by NHS Kent and Medway to conduct a rapid (23 day) appraisal of the SHREWD system and the way it was currently operating across … Continue reading

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Tizard Centre Taster Sessions 2013

Come and experience what it is like to study at the Tizard Centre and hopefully learning something new at the same time. These sessions provide free training but also give you the chance to find out more about studying at … Continue reading

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Important discovery about one of the pigments of life

Researchers at the University of Kent have discovered a new way in which nature makes heme – the component that gives blood its colour and allows red blood cells to carry oxygen around the body. Until now it was not … Continue reading

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Transition Board update

We hope you to see you at Expo on 13/14 March where we have a stand, are speaking about improving outcomes and reducing variation and plan to spend some time in the dementia ” village ” building on our local … Continue reading

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