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University of Bradford ranked number one for Practice Placement satisfaction.

University of Bradford ranked number one for Practice Placement satisfaction.

Published: Thu 2 Feb 2017

The University of Bradford has ranked number one in the UK for Undergraduate Nursing and Midwifery placement satisfaction.

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Dementia Care Mapping tool recognised in VC Awards

Dementia Care Mapping tool recognised in VC Awards

Published: Mon 05 Dec 2016

The School of Dementia Studies team was one of the 2016 winners of the University’s Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Outstanding Achievement. The award was made in recognition of our development of the Bradford Dementia Care Mapping™ tool.

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Expert opinion: Bringing hope to balance media messages of decline and vulnerability in dementia

Published: Thu 17 Nov 2016

Prof Jan Oyebode and Dr Sarah Smith from the School of Dementia Studies give their reaction to dementia stories in the news this week.

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Occupational Therapy Week 2016

Occupational Therapy Week 2016

Published: Tues 08 Nov 2016

It's Occupational Therapy Week 7-14 November in the UK, and in line with the theme initiated by the College of Occupational Therapists, students from the University of Bradford are visiting local schools to promote occupational therapy as a career.

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Born in Bradford extends research with £3.5 million funding boost

Born in Bradford extends research with £3.5 million funding boost

Published: Fri 8 July 2016

The landmark Born in Bradford research project, tracking the lives of nearly 14,000 babies born in Bradford, has secured a £3.5 million boost to extend its research.

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PhD student Mohammed Akhlak Rauf recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours list

PhD student Mohammed Akhlak Rauf recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours list

Published: Tues 5 July 2016

Mohammed Akhlak Rauf, a Doctoral Training Centre PhD student and manager with Bradford Council’s dementia team, has received an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.

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Bradford expert helps review national patient safety education and training

Bradford expert helps review national patient safety education and training

Published: Tues 21 June 2016

Professor Gerry Armitage from the University of Bradford’s Faculty of Health Studies has been working with other renowned health experts to improve patient safety education and training.

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Physiotherapy at Bradford first choice for Hong Kong students

Physiotherapy at Bradford first choice for Hong Kong students

Published: Fri 3 June 2016

Bradford is making international waves in physiotherapy as students from across the world choose Bradford as their home.

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Nursing and Midwifery ranked 6th in UK

Nursing and Midwifery ranked 6th in UK

Published: Tue 24 May 2016

Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Bradford has been ranked 6th in the UK, in the Guardian University league tables 2017.

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Born in Bradford featured in BBC Radio 4 documentary

Born in Bradford featured in BBC Radio 4 documentary

Published: Tue 24 May 2016

BBC Radio 4 has broadcast a feature on Born in Bradford, one of the biggest and most important medical research studies undertaken in the UK.

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Big jump up the ranking tables for Faculty programmes

Big jump up the ranking tables for Faculty programmes

Published: Tue 26 April 2016

The University of Bradford has continued to make major strides in higher education league tables, with the publication of the Complete University Guide University League Table 2017.

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Yorkshire and Humber radiography recruitment fair

Yorkshire and Humber radiography recruitment fair

Published: Wed 16 March 2016

The University of Bradford hosted a recruitment fair, co-organised with the University of Leeds, on Saturday 12th March for undergraduate diagnostic radiography students.

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Mentor of the Year nomination for the Student Nursing Times Awards

Mentor of the Year nomination for the Student Nursing Times Awards

Published: Wed 9 March 2016

The University of Bradford has been shortlisted in the Mentor of the Year category for the Student Nursing Times Awards 2016.

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The Bradford Alumni Hysteroscopy conference

The Bradford Alumni Hysteroscopy conference

Published: Tue 8 March 2016

On a snowy March day a group of passionate Lead Nurse Clinician alumni and trainees attended the Annual Nurse Hysteroscopy Conference held in the STEM Centre at the University of Bradford.

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Queen's Anniversary Prize for world-leading work to improve the lives of people living with dementia

Queen's Anniversary Prize for world-leading work to improve the lives of people living with dementia

Published: Fri 26 Feb 2016

The presentation, by the Prince of Wales, was made at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace attended by University Chancellor Kate Swann, Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Cantor and Professor Murna Downs, Chair in Dementia Studies at the University.

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Bradford project aims to break new ground in dementia care

Bradford project aims to break new ground in dementia care

Published: Wed 24 Feb 2016

The growing number of people living with dementia are to benefit from a new initiative poised for launch in care homes across Bradford, Airedale, Craven, Wharfedale and East Lancashire.

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Can death in the past help us discuss loss in the present?

Can death in the past help us discuss loss in the present?

Published: Wed 10 Feb 2016

Researchers in Bradford and Leicester are exploring how looking into our past can help health professionals think differently about death.

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University of Bradford professor awarded fellowship by the College of Occupational Therapists

University of Bradford professor awarded fellowship by the College of Occupational Therapists

Published: Thu 29 Jan 2016

Professor Gail Mountain, Chair of Applied Dementia Research at the University of Bradford, was announced as one of only three 2016 fellows who were recognised for their exceptional service and outstanding contribution to the profession.

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Pioneering academic and Nurse Consultant named in New Years Honour's list

Pioneering academic and Nurse Consultant named in New Years Honour's list

Published: Mon 4 Jan 2016

A dedicated Bradford Nurse Consultant has been honoured in the 2016 Queen's New Year's Honours for her pioneering work in wound care.

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The annual FoHS Christmas Appeal, on behalf of Centrepoint Bradford

The annual FoHS Christmas Appeal, on behalf of Centrepoint Bradford

Published: 04 Dec 2015

The Faculty of Health Studies have launched our annual Christmas Appeal, this year in aid of Centrepoint Bradford.

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Dr Pam Bagley gives keynote speech at the 2015 West China International Nursing Conference

Dr Pam Bagley gives keynote speech at the 2015 West China International Nursing Conference

Published: 19 Nov 2015

Dean of the Faculty of Health Studies Dr Pam Bagley was invited by the School of Nursing, Sichuan University to present a 45 minute keynote speech at the 2015 West China International Nursing Conference, which took place 28th to 30th September 2015.

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Health Education England leaders meet staff, students and service users

Published: 09 Nov 2015

On Friday 6th of November 2015 the University of Bradford welcomed Professor Ian Cumming and Professor Nicki Latham, Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer at Health Education England, along with Mike Curtis, LETB Director at Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber.

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Building a global digital health community

Building a global digital health community

Published: 06 Nov 2015

Our region's ambition is to become the best place in the UK for entrepreneurs to set-up and grow innovative businesses in the digital healthcare sector.

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Sport Rehabilitation students get hands-on at the Bradford City Run

Sport Rehabilitation students get hands-on at the Bradford City Run

Published: Thur 29 Oct 2015

On Sunday 25th October a group of eleven 2nd and 3rd year BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation students from the University of Bradford provided free post-race sports massage to runners competing in the Bradford Ciy Run.

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University of Bradford welcomes next generation of dementia research leaders

University of Bradford welcomes next generation of dementia research leaders

Published: Thur 15 Oct 2015

The University of Bradford's new Doctoral Training Centre has welcomed its first PhD students aiming to become the next generation of dementia research leaders.

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New Neurological Physiotherapy Clinic at The University of Bradford

New Neurological Physiotherapy Clinic at The University of Bradford

Published: Fri 2 Oct 2015

New for October - we are starting a new physiotherapy clinic for people with neurological impairments such as Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson's Disease.

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Outstanding results for the Faculty of Health Studies in The National Student Survey 2015

Outstanding results for the Faculty of Health Studies in The National Student Survey 2015

Published: Thu 20 Aug 2015

The results are in, and we are celebrating excellent feedback from students on our undergraduate programmes.

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University of Bradford to be hub for digital healthcare

University of Bradford to be hub for digital healthcare

Published: Tue 28 July 2015

The University of Bradford will become a hub for the development of healthcare apps and other digital healthcare solutions after becoming the first UK higher education institution to be awarded NHS England Code4Health Community status.

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University of Bradford student nurse is a star of the future

University of Bradford student nurse is a star of the future

Published: Wed 15 July 2015

Third-year University of Bradford student nurse Sam Wallace has been chosen as a Rising Star in his profession at a national awards ceremony.

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Bradford leads the way in two new dementia studies

Bradford leads the way in two new dementia studies

Published: Tue 14 Jul 2015

Two University of Bradford staff have received prestigious awards for their research projects on improving care for people affected by dementia.

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Bradford teams make Nursing Times 2015 Awards Final

Bradford teams make Nursing Times 2015 Awards Final

Published: Thu 2 Jul 2015

An innovative new project between Bradford Teaching Hospitals and The University of Bradford which introduces student nurses to the benefits of clinical research has been shortlisted for a national award.

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University of Bradford ranked 6th in the UK for Nursing & Midwifery

University of Bradford ranked 6th in the UK for Nursing & Midwifery

Published: Tue 26 May 2015

Our BSc Nursing and Midwifery programmes have been highly rated in the Guardian University league tables 2016

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Janette Irving of Bradford District Care Trust wins Mentor of the Year at the Student Nursing Times Awards

Janette Irving of Bradford District Care Trust wins Mentor of the Year at the Student Nursing Times Awards

Published: Thu 14 May 2015

The award recognises the important role Janette has played in the education of student nurses and midwives, including many from the Faculty of Health Studies.

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Four PhD Studentships in Dementia Care now available

Four PhD Studentships in Dementia Care now available

Published: Tue 5 May 2015

With the University of Bradford Doctoral Training Centre in Dementia Care and Services Research - Transitions in Dementia

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BBC Breakfast sofa comes to the Faculty of Health Studies

BBC Breakfast sofa comes to the Faculty of Health Studies

Published: Sun 3 May 2015

BBC Breakfast brought their red sofa to the Faculty of Health Studies on Friday 1 May, as part of their red sofa tour for the 2015 General Election. The issue up for debate was the NHS.

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University of Bradford student wins national scholarship award for Outstanding Student Midwife

University of Bradford student wins national scholarship award for Outstanding Student Midwife

Published: Mon 30 Mar 2015

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University of Bradford shortlisted in four categories at the Student Nursing Times Awards 2015

University of Bradford shortlisted in four categories at the Student Nursing Times Awards 2015

Published: Thu 16 Apr 2015

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University of Bradford Midwifery Society win Royal College of Midwives award

University of Bradford Midwifery Society win Royal College of Midwives award

Published: Fri 6 Mar 2015

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New Dementia Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Bradford

New Dementia Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Bradford

Published: Thu 5 Feb 2015

Alzheimer's Society has announced the launch of a new dementia-focussed Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Bradford.

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Sport Rehabilitation students get opportunity for practice placements with Bradford City Football Club in new partnership

Published: Thu 5 Feb 2015

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Highlights of 2014 at the Faculty of Health Studies

Highlights of 2014 at the Faculty of Health Studies

Published: Wed 28 Jan 2015

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School of Dementia Studies receives million pound funding to help lower hospital admissions

School of Dementia Studies receives million pound funding to help lower hospital admissions

Published: Wed 4 Feb 2015

The School of Dementia Studies, University of Bradford has received £1million to develop and test an intervention that will reduce avoidable hospital admissions from care homes.

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HeRC Doctoral Training Scheme

Published: Tue 27 Jan 2015

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Faculty of Health Studies to launch new international programmes of study at Arab Health 2015

Faculty of Health Studies to launch new international programmes of study at Arab Health 2015

Published: Fri 9 Jan 2015

The Faculty of Health Studies at the University of Bradford will showcase their already established and brand new academic programmes of study, including MSc and BSc Nursing Studies (International) and MSc International Health Management, at Arab Health 2015

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University Professor of Diversity named in New Year Honours list

University Professor of Diversity named in New Year Honours list

Published: Mon 5 Jan 2015

The University of Bradford's Professor of Diversity, Uduak Archibong, has been named in the New Year Honours list 2015.

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