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Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire Chiropractors Invited to Online Stakeholders’ Event

Thursday, April 08, 2021

The School of Chiropractic at AECC University College would like to invite local chiropractic clinics to attend an online stakeholders’ event on Wednesday 21st April, from 7pm to 8.30pm.…

MSK Ultrasound Short Course – Interview with Dan Jones

Thursday, April 01, 2021

Head of Medical Services at professional Welsh regional rugby union team, Cardiff Blues, Dan Jones recently completed the MSK Ultrasound Short Course at AECC University College. The course focuses on the safe use of ultrasound in the diagnosis of musculoskeletal conditions. Dan tells us more about why he undertook the course...…

Optimising Positioning in Radiography

Thursday, April 01, 2021

AECC University College Lecturer and Superintendent Radiographer, Dr. Fiona Mellor, is part of a research group investigating the importance of positioning in Radiography. The group recently received confirmation of a research grant from the College of Radiographers Industry Partnership Scheme to progress this work. Fiona tells us more...…

Ultrasound Clinic at AECC University College Supports University Hospitals Dorset with Covid Relief Effort

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Throughout March, the Ultrasound Clinic at AECC University College has been pulling out all the stops to deliver 1,000 Ultrasound scans on behalf of University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust (UHD).…

Using a virtual environment in Radiotherapy teaching

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Andrew has had a long and varied clinical career in Radiotherapy departments in the UK and internationally. He tells us more about Virtual Environment Radiotherapy Training (VERT), an exciting facility that AECC University College students use on the course to develop their learning and prepare them for clinical placements...…

Student Blog – Studying Chiropractic at AECC University College

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Jia Min is a Second Year international student on our Master of Chiropractic course. She tells us more about how she is finding the course, her passion for promoting musculoskeletal health and how the pandemic has impacted life at the University College...…

Focus on Quantitative Fluoroscopy – Interview with Prof. Alan Breen

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Alan Breen is Professor of Musculoskeletal Research both in the Faculty of Science and Technology at Bournemouth University and at the AECC University College, where he is the Director of the Centre for Biomechanics Research. Alan tells us more about Quantitative Fluoroscopy and its development and implementation at AECC University College. He reflects on its early beginnings and where he envisages the technology going.…

Ultrasound Courses at AECC University College – Interview with Dr. Trevor Wing

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Dr. Trevor Wing teaches on our MSc Medical Imaging course and ultrasound short courses at AECC University College. He tells us more about his own experience of ultrasound and the courses available.…

Universities working with local health organisations to keep Dorset safe

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Bournemouth’s universities have been actively working with health and emergency organisations across Dorset during the pandemic to help protect the community from Covid-19.AECC University College…