Research, Impact and the UK Parliament (RIUKP) training opportunity for University of Bristol research staff 5 February 2018
- Experts in animal welfare and policy development participate in ground-breaking workshops 14 February 2018 The Bristol Veterinary School at the University of Bristol and the Royal Agricultural University (RAU) have joined forces this month [February] to stage two workshops which aim to shape new agricultural policies.
- Research, Impact and the UK Parliament (RIUKP) training opportunity for University of Bristol research staff 5 February 2018
- Stephan Lewandowsky discusses 'fake news' at the House of Commons 23 January 2018 Steve Lewandowsky from the School of Experimental Psychology told MPs that they could bring in laws to prevent fake news appearing on social media platforms.
- Our Menopauses: The Great Menopause Event 22 January 2018 “Our Menopauses” was a morning event run by Bristol University, Bristol City Council (BCC) and Bristol Women’s Commission at City Hall. Our aim was to provide a forum for learning about menopause from participants, clinicians and researchers, and for sharing experiences in a safe, fun way.
- Bristol psychologist awarded Parliamentary Academic Fellowship 8 January 2018 Dr Olivia Maynard has been awarded a Parliamentary Academic Fellowship to work in the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST).
- Teenagers with incontinence are at risk of underachieving at secondary school 12 December 2017 Continence problems are among the most common paediatric health problems. It's commonly believed that continence problems resolve with age in all children. However, severe incontinence in childhood can persist into adolescence. New research has found teenagers with incontinence are at greater risk of underachieving academically, and need more support to remove barriers so they can reach their academic potential.
- New UK Parliament web hub for academic researchers 1 December 2017 'Research Impact at the UK Parliament' provides comprehensive information for researchers and universities on how they can engage with Parliament.
- The Industrial Strategy - opportunities for researchers 29 November 2017 Following the publication of the UK Government's Industrial Strategy (Monday 27 November), PolicyBristol has summarised the key announcements, funding and policy engagement opportunities for researchers
- Professor David Berridge warns MPs that schools are failing to find alternative provision for excluded pupils. 24 November 2017
- GP online consultations: not the panacea policy makers are hoping for 23 November 2017 Online GP consultation systems may not be the silver bullet for reducing GP workload and patient waiting times that government policymakers are hoping for, NIHR-funded research from the University of Bristol has found. These systems offer the potential to revolutionise use of primary care, but only with careful implementation and effective marketing, the researchers concluded.