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12 June 2024

Mental wellbeing and social connections of middle-aged men improved by parkruns

Taking part in parkrun has a positive impact on the mental wellbeing of middle-aged men and helps them to form new friendships, according to new research.

02 January 2024

Sheffield Hallam professor made an MBE for services to radiography

A Sheffield Hallam University professor who led a research project to develop a specially designed bra to improve accuracy and dignity for women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer has been recognised in the King’s New Year Honours 2024.

06 November 2023

Community plays a key role in alcohol harm and recovery – new research

Belonging to a social community where alcohol plays a part in the group identity can be a help and a hindrance to people with alcohol problems, according to new research.

02 November 2023

Sheffield Hallam develops research-informed adult safeguarding education programme with the support of FIFA’s Research Scholarship

Sheffield Hallam University has developed a research-informed adult safeguarding education programme with the support of FIFA’s Research Scholarship to address maltreatment in professional and semi-professional football

24 October 2023

South Yorkshire leads the UK’s digital healthcare revolution

An ambitious new digital healthcare hub in South Yorkshire is set to lead the UK’s digital health revolution and address inequalities in patient care

19 October 2023

Sheffield Hallam launches new Advanced Wellbeing Accelerator with Government and Barclays

Sheffield Hallam University has launched its latest Wellbeing Accelerator programme, with the application window now open for both UK-based and international businesses to join the next cohort

25 September 2023

Allied health student placements recognised by national NHS awards

Sheffield Hallam University’s Department for Allied Health Professions (AHP) has been shortlisted by the prestigious Chief Allied Health Professions Officer (CAHPO) Awards 2023 for the development of its sustainable placements offer.

12 September 2023

Volunteers sought for new study to measure long-term health effects of vaping

Volunteers are being invited to take part in a new study investigating the long-term effects of vaping on the heart and blood vessels

08 September 2023

Heating on prescription scheme significantly improved health and wellbeing - new research

A scheme that provides heating on prescription to some vulnerable NHS patients significantly improved their health and wellbeing, according to new research by Sheffield Hallam University.

06 September 2023

Professor awarded honorary fellowship for radiotherapy research

A leading Sheffield Hallam University researcher into radiotherapy for patients diagnosed with breast cancer has been made an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM).

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