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Supporting Wellbeing at HMP Leeds

In line with Leeds Beckett’s goal to ensure we use our knowledge and resources to make a positive and decisive difference to people, communities and organisations, eight final year BSc Sports and Exercise Therapy students have broken new ground by supporting  Prison Officers Wellbeing day in HMP Leeds with their sports therapy skills.

09/01/20
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Research identifies a new process for how cells can quickly respond and survive when exposed to cellular stresses

A new research paper co-authored by Professor of Biomedical Science Gary Jones, has identified a new process for how cells can quickly respond and survive when exposed to cellular stresses such as heat shock or oxidative stress.

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Vivobarefoot partners with the School of Clinical and Applied Sciences

Researchers from the School of Clinical and Applied Sciences at Leeds Beckett University have launched a partnership with minimalist footwear company Vivobarefoot.

10/05/19
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Physio technique found to reduce pain for cancer patients

Thousands of cancer patients could receive life-enhancing physiotherapy treatment thanks to new research by a Leeds Beckett PhD student, funded by the Jane Tomlinson Appeal.

26/03/19
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Dual Accreditation for Biomedical Science courses

Leeds Beckett University’s Biomedical Sciences courses have become the latest of just a handful of university courses to be accredited by both the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) and the Royal Society of Biology (RSB).

26/03/19
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"Is Pain Real?" - Leeds International Festival Event

Professor Mark Johnson presents talk at Leeds International Festival - "Is Pain Real?"