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Evidence-based Medicine and Evidence-based Policy: The world's most perfectly developed method and the 79-pound weakling?

The screening of the 'exaugural' lecture by Professor Ray Pawson is on 16 March. Find out more below.

Evidence-based Medicine and Evidence-based Policy: The world's most perfectly developed method and the 79-pound weakling?

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“Our project launch at Cornwall's Wave Hub facility will be a critical step in GWave's programme to bring to market cheap, clean electricity from the ocean.

Wave Hub was our clear first choice for the full-scale demonstration because of the world-class facility and staff at Wave Hub as well as the deep maritime expertise and experience of South West businesses."

Robert Stoddard, GWave's...
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GWave tests new device in COAST Lab

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What's on at Plymouth University: The Best Thing - Vamos Theatre. Saturday 18 February, 2017, 19:30.

Performance: The Best Thing

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From HRH Prince Charles, environmentalist Tony Juniper and climate scientist Dr Emily Shuckburgh, Climate Change explains the history, dangers and challenges of global warming and explores possible solutions with which to reduce its impact.

After evaluating the contribution to the debate of the excellent Ladybird Expert Book, Jackie Young, an environmental consultant, will lead discussion on...
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Climate Change (A Ladybird Expert Book)

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02/17/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Our first Plymouth University alumni and friends event in London on 15 march is fully booked. Below, you can join a waiting list to hear if any places become available.

This event has been organised with the help of the Plymouth University London Alumni Committee and we look forward to welcoming our former students to meet their fellow graduates and enjoy canapés, drinks and networking.

London Alumni Event

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Following on from the success of the previous Plymouth Dementia conferences, Plymouth University and Plymouth City Council are delighted to announce the Plymouth International Dementia Conference taking place in Plymouth on Thursday 16 March 2017.

This innovative and unique conference will bring together inspirational speakers from China, Japan, Italy and the UK, and dementia specialists...
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Plymouth International Dementia Conference 2017

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A new antibiotic developed here is for the first time shown to be a viable alternative to established antimicrobials.

A study published online today (17 February 2017) in the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, reveals strong evidence that the first in a new class of antibiotic is as effective as an established antimicrobial agent in the fight against infections caused by antibiotic...
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Encouraging signs for potential new antibiotic

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In this seminar on 22 February, Dr Silvia Danise will reconstruct benthic community changes through the 13 myr history of the Jurassic Sundance Seaway in the western United States.

She will show how the integration of palaeoecological data within a sequence stratigraphic and environmental framework is essential for a deeper understanding of factors underlying the change of fossil communities...
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Faunal response to sea-level and climate change in the Jurassic Sundance Seaway

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Students sign up to the Great British Spring Clean

Members of the Geography and Environmental Science societies are hoping to make a positive impact on the community on Sunday 5 March.

Find out more and sign up using the link below:
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Dental students from Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry have worked with veterans’ Community Interest Company Active Plus, to help raise awareness of oral health and dental care for job seekers in a project which is believed to be the first of its kind.

Read more about it below!

Dental students work with veterans to improve oral health awareness for job seekers

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We are once again pleased to be hosting and supporting our city partners with a range of events for International Women's Day on 8 March designed to explore how gender parity can be improved.

Gender parity is not about one gender pitched against the other - it is about ensuring a level playing field in our careers, regardless of gender.

These events will help us all share ideas for actions...
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International Women's Day 2017

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The prestigious Firefly Scholarship is for third year podiatry students with enthusiasm for musculoskeletal podiatry. Learn more about this great opportunity and apply yourself at the link below!

Firefly Scholarship

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As a result of the energy generated from the networking at the Public Health Forum workshop in September 2016, we have set-up the IHC Plymouth Public Health Forum to bring together people from across Plymouth who are working in public health.

The plan is to host two events a year. We are delighted to welcome Professor David Hunter from Durham University to speak at our inaugural event on 28...
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IHC Plymouth Public Health Forum

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We're extending our offer eastwards by opening a new school of nursing in Exeter, delivering the BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) programme.
The school is welcoming applications for September 2017.

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Interacting or Interfering? Improving interactions in the Early Years - An Early Education Cornwall and Devon Branch talk by Julie Fisher of Oxford Brookes University on 13 March.

In her work, Julie draws on her own research projects which engage her in constant contact with practitioners and children in both schools and settings. She is the author of a number of articles on early childhood...
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Interacting or Interfering?

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02/13/2017 at 16:34. Facebook
Squid Ink is part of our Creative Writing community. Each year, the creative writing department produces a journal, full of prose, poetry, illustration and photography. Squid Ink is an extension of this creative venture, and its function is to encourage, facilitate and create writing from Science and Engineering with Plymouth University students with a view to broadening and enriching the...
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Squid Ink - Nature writing workshop!

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Porcupine’s annual conference and AGM takes place over the weekend of Saturday/Sunday with a two-day conference of talks and posters at Plymouth University, followed by a field meeting nearby at Wembury on Monday [low tide 0.7m @ 12:30].

The central theme for talks and posters is Marine Species Biology.
The conference is for anyone interested in the science and natural history of marine life....
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Porcupine Marine Natural History Society Conference 2017

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British Science Week (formerly National Science and Engineering Week) is a national initiative that has been running since 1994.

It is a ten-day celebration of the best of British science, technology, engineering and maths with a line-up of fascinating, entertaining and engaging events across the UK for people of all ages.

British Science Week falls between 10-19 March 2017 and we, alongside...
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British Science Week 2017

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From a new take on a theory, to profiling a local project, the University is inviting local people to share their ideas at TEDxPlymouthUniversity on 9 March.

Taking on the theme of ‘evolution of inspiration’, the event is independently organised under licence from international non-profit organisation, TED – which is devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful...
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TEDxPlymouth University

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This event on 8 March is for students looking to explore how they might develop innovative proposals that could improve innovation solutions within different sectors. You will be helped to develop ideas, and supported in understanding how to put these ideas into valued use within public and private sector.

You will learn how to transfer good ideas into valued use for people and planet....
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Flourishing Enterprise

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