Author Archives: Anna B.

This is the End

Hello everybody, hello for the last time! So this week was the final week of my 8-week research placement here at the University of Kent. I was told to write a ‘2 DIN A4 pages long blog’ for the final … Continue reading

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It is getting late

Hello everybody, this week has been similar to last week so I won’t be able to tell you much for news. We still need more male participants, but it looks like my snowballing technique works quite well, so more and … Continue reading

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A normal week

Hello everybody, this week I don’t have much to report. It has been calm and peaceful, we tested a few more participants and started to look at some results. We still need more male participants and thankfully some staff have … Continue reading

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The Speechless Poet

Howdy everybody, this week was full of lovely encounters with participants. I met a wonderful and humorous man who had suffered from many health drawbacks in his life and yet kept his hope and love for other people and life … Continue reading

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A strange one

Morning Sunday, this has been a very different and weird week for me. As I mentioned in an earlier blog, heavy flooding in my hometown in Germany caused massive damage in my family’s business and unimaginable tragic situations for families … Continue reading

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We are speeding up

Here we are again for my end of week blog. It was a stressful week! The reward for all the testing: our first 20 participants. Not too bad! So we finally got our blood pressure tester and lung capacity tester … Continue reading

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It slows down

Howdy people, there we are again for my blog of the week. Unfortunately, I cannot really tell you so much. Because of some personal distractions caused by flooding in my home town in Germany, I was working quite slow the … Continue reading

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Research Placement First Week

So this is the end of the beginning! The first week of my 8-week long placement is about to finish and I am still motivated (phew). According to these blog guidelines, I should be talking about stuff I have learnt, … Continue reading

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