Faculty of Health and Life Sciences news
12 October 2021
Academics from Oxford Brookes University have developed the UK version of a ‘whole child’ intelligence and development assessment tool.
28 September 2021
Oxford Brookes University has climbed two places in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022.
23 September 2021
An Oxford Brookes lecturing team has been recognised at the inaugural HE Innovate awards for the ways in which they have adapted their curriculum, and how they teach and support students from BAME backgrounds.
25 August 2021
A partnership between two leading education and health organisations has led to face-to-face rehabilitation work returning for the first time in many months.
17 August 2021
A new project to help people with musculoskeletal issues is being developed with the help of researchers from Oxford Brookes University.
15 July 2021
Work by Oxford Brookes University to increase the activity levels of children with neurological conditions is highlighted in a new National campaign. MadeAtUni: Energising Places, launched by Universities UK and British Universities and Colleges Sport, cel
25 June 2021
An Oxford Brookes University lecturer is a winner in the Alliance Awards 2021 for her work developing anti-racist practice and supporting equality of educational outcomes for students who experience racial discrimination.
21 June 2021
Research has found that training stroke survivors to walk at a faster speed during recovery can help improve the brain function that enables people to walk and perform another task simultaneously, known as dual-task walking.
16 June 2021
A research team, involving academics at Oxford Brookes University, has been awarded a share of a £1.6 million grant from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) to develop smart shoe insoles to help tackle diabetic foot ulcers.
10 June 2021
Four teammates from the Oxford Brookes University Boat Club have been selected to represent Great Britain this summer at the (rearranged) 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games.