Keep up to date with all the latest CATCH news and developments

Games you should play today #Worldalzheimersday

Since the launch of the AcTo Dementia website 6 months ago, we have evaluated more than 40 different types of game or activity, reviewing over 400 apps in the process.

21 September 2016

CATCH September Networking Lunch: a great turn out for Dr Heidi Christensen’s showcase

September saw the big re-launch of the CATCH Networking Lunch series following the summer break.

19 September 2016

Consent Support Tool – helping health research professionals obtain informed consent

Two CATCH academics have published the Consent Support Tool, which aims to facilitate involvement of people with communication disorders in health research studies by helping health research professionals to obtain informed consent from them.

12 September 2016

Applying Relationships Science to Contemporary Interventions (ApReSCI)

Applying Relationships Science to Contemporary Interventions (ApReSCI) is a three-year collaborative programme of seminars, designed to facilitate dialogue around relationships science between key stakeholders in contemporary interventions.

9 September 2016

Extended deadline for T4I abstracts 16.9.2016

Thank you to all those who submitted extended abstracts by the 1st September deadline, due to the numbers of submissions that we received we would like to create an extra parallel session and would welcome further submissions. Please see the information below for the information from our original call along with the new deadline: 16th September 2016.

7 September 2016

AcTo Dementia World Tour

Researcher Phil Joddrell recently took the AcTo Dementia project on a world tour.

7 September 2016

Catch the last 5k #CATCHvoucher

The University’s Centre for Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare (CATCH) is offering its last £5,000 Innovation Voucher. The funding scheme was launched in spring 2016 to help launch new ventures which aim to improve people’s lives through technology. 

6 September 2016

A mobile diagnostic and screening toolkit for urban slum settings

In July 2016 CATCH researchers in collaboration with Zuyd University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands and academic, healthcare and industrial organisations in India embarked on a project to support global challenge development activities, funded by EPSRC.

5 September 2016