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Musculoskeletal disorders: a major challenge for occupational risk prevention in Europe

Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) pose the most widespread occupational health problem in the European Union. Their high incidence bears witness to the intensification of working conditions that is affecting growing numbers of employees in industry and services. This policy brief looks at the work-related causes behind musculoskeletal disorders and formulates policy recommendations for the prevention of […]

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The Older People’s Diabetes Network Conference

The 3rd National Conference hosted by the Older People’s Diabetes Network is taking place on Friday 13th November at Aston University and is targeting anyone with an interest in research in older people and diabetes. Latest research in this area and sharing of good practice will form part of this conference. For more information please […]

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Special guest seminar from Professor Jason Allen.

Prof Allen is Research Program Leader, Clinical Exercise Science, Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL) Director, Clinical Exercise Science and Rehabilitation, College of Sport and Exercise Science Victoria University, Australia. The title of his presentation is: “Vascular Health, Physical Function and PAD: N-O* options but to exercise?” The seminar will take place at […]

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Ultra Precision

Bottom up and Top down Approaches An Overview of Diamond Light Source Presented by Dr Peter Docker Friday 25th September 2015, 12:30-1:30 Jennings Council Chamber, Hazlerigg Building The Diamond Light Source is the UK National Particle Accelerator, a £500m facility in Oxfordshire. This presentation will detail some of the many challenges faced at Diamond, […]

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