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KSS AHSN Newsletter – 11 June 2014

Data, analysis, action!   This week NHS England issued a patient safety alert about standardising the early identification of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI).It’s estimated that 20% of emergency admissions into hospital are associated with AKI. It contributes to around 100,000 deaths annually, … Continue reading

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Medway event to focus on endurance motorcycling research

Results from University of Kent research into the physiological and psychological demands of adventure motorcycling will be presented at a public event on Thursday 12 June at the University’s Medway campus. Professor Samuele Marcora, who is a keen motorcyclist and … Continue reading

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Tizard Centre’s Professor Glynis Murphy becomes an Academician

Professor Glynis Murphy, Co-Director of the Tizard Centre at the University of Kent, is one of 28 social scientists to have recently been conferred the award of Academician by the Academy of Social Sciences (AcSS). AcSS is the national Academy of … Continue reading

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Modern medicine and the NHS in the spotlight in University lecture

Sir Cyril Chantler will give the Chancellor’s Lecture at the University on Friday 27 January at 6pm. The lecture, titled ‘Modern Medicine and the NHS’, will take place in the Woolf College Lecture Theatre at the University’s Canterbury campus. Admission … Continue reading

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