Patient Safety Innovation Award for researchers

Researchers at Edge Hill University are celebrating after an innovative healthcare project developed with Alder Hey Children’s NHS Trust and partners scooped a regional award.

Resource to make hospital visits better for children is endorsed by RCN

An innovative resource designed by Edge Hill University researchers to help children know what to expect when they go to hospital has been endorsed by the Royal College of Nursing.

Senior lecturer joins campaign to fight prejudice against sexual activity in later life

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A partnership of Manchester campaigners and researchers – including Edge Hill University’s Dr Paul Simpson – are urging health professionals change their attitudes about sexual activity in older people.

EHU Podcast: Talking…Sustainability in the Region

Christopher Dent, Professor of Economics and International Business, is looking to bring together regional educators, business owners, local community groups and students, to find ways of reaching environmental development goals and promoting sustainability strategies through collaboration, cooperation and research, in conjunction with the University’s Institute for Social Responsibility.

EHU Podcast: Talking…Palm Oil and the Environment

Paul Aplin, Professor of Geography, discusses his research into tropical peatland in Malaysia, the ecological impact of palm oil production, a common ingredient in many packaged supermarket products, and the steps we can take to ensure a sustainable future for the industry which doesn’t devastate finely-balanced ecosystems.