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Adopt a Care Home in Discover magazine

The Adopt a Care Home scheme, that links care homes with local schools, features in the current edition of the University of Sheffield’s discover magazine. 

21 June 2016

RAT/CATCH PhD students present at ScHARR Post Graduate Research (PGR) Conference

Becky Field (Researcher, PhD Student and Occupational Therapist) and Jake Andrews (PhD Student) presented their research at the annual School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) post graduate research conference on May 26th 2016.

20 June 2016

Technology for Independence Conference to be hosted in Sheffield

Pioneering technology designed to help transform independence will be showcased in Sheffield later this year at the UK's leading assistive technology conference.

16 June 2016

Second annual Technology for Healthy Ageing and Wellbeing (THAW) event a great success.

The second annual Technology for Healthy Ageing and Wellbeing (THAW) event: Healthy ageing within your reach. Shaping new technologies to support mental wellbeing for older people took place last week.

16 June 2016

6th CATCH Networking Lunch with Dr Kianoush Nazarpour

The CATCH Network learned about machine learning in the control of prosthetic hands and Patient and Public Involvement. We were delighted to be joined by not one, not two, but three exciting speakers at the June 2016 CATCH Networking Lunch.

15 June 2016

The CATCH team take their away day right to The Edge

Last week the CATCH team enjoyed their annual Away Day.

14 June 2016

‘Valuing Active Life in Dementia’ (VALID) study update

The ‘Valuing Active Life in Dementia’ (VALID) study has just published a newsletter to update participants, researchers and people interested in the progress of the study.  

13 June 2016

RemArc, a collaborative project with BBC that helps trigger memories for those with dementia.

In collaboration with staff from the School of Psychology at the University of St Andrews and the School of Science and Engineering and the School of Art and Design at Dundee University the BBC has launched its online RemArc system for people with dementia and their carers.

9 June 2016