A computer science expert at Edge Hill University is carrying out innovative research to reduce patient waiting times at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital.
Toni Bewley, Senior Lecturer in Children’s Health, discusses her experiences as a carer for her own child, and why she believes service users and carers can play a pivotal role in the development and training of health professionals.
Podcast: Play in new window | Download
Edge Hill University has launched its first vegan and vegetarian restaurant on campus. Following a student survey calling for more vegan and vegetarian options the University has opened Roots Kitchen. Using plenty of locally-sourced produce Roots Kitchen will offer a changing menu of special dishes such as cauliflower popcorn, beetroot and halloumi kebabs, vegetable […]
Edge Hill microbiologists are hoping to discover how bacteria in soil makes antibiotics, so they can be genetically modified to make more antibiotics in a laboratory setting. Dr Lorena Fernández-Martínez at Edge Hill University is beginning three-years of research* to uncover how harmless bacteria (Streptomyces) make many antibiotics in soil. Yet, when these bacteria are […]
Newly-qualified teacher Danielle Barrett, who completed her Early Years PGCE at Edge Hill University in July, took part in the the Study China programme thanks to support from the University’s Student Opportunity Fund.
A study at Edge Hill University to help develop and evaluate an app for children going to hospital for a procedure has shown that its use reduces fear and anxiety in children and their parents. Thanks to funding from the UK’s Innovation Agency, Lucy Bray, Professor of Child Health Literacy carried out the […]
A major refurbishment of Edge Hill’s Stanley and Clough Halls has provided 96 high-spec en-suite rooms, complete with spacious kitchen and communal areas, all within the University’s iconic main building
Senior Lecturer in Theology and Religion at Edge Hill University, Dr Chris Greenough is publishing a new book called Queer Theologies: The Basics.
Head of Accommodation Kate McAdam talks about Edge Hill University’s third consecutive win for Best Value for Money
Professor Stuart Fairclough from Edge Hill University’s Department of Sport and Physical Activity worked with other experts to inform the updated national guidelines on physical activity