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AECC University College Celebrates Partnership with International Medical University, Malaysia

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Recently AECC University College welcomed colleagues from the International Medical University (IMU). IMU is a health sciences university based in Kuala Lumpur and is Malaysia's leading private medical and healthcare university.…

Why I Chose to Study Therapeutic Radiography

Monday, May 23, 2022

We spoke to 2nd year student Chloe on why she chose to study therapeutic radiography and what she thinks of the radiotherapy and oncology course at AECC.…

Fine-Tuning Visual Performance in Formula One Drivers

Sunday, May 22, 2022

Dr. Zöe Wimshurst is a Senior Psychologist at AECC. We spoke to her about seeing her sports vision techniques appear in the Netflix Series 'Drive to Survive' and working with F1 drivers, such as Alex Albon and Max Verstappen.…

Reflecting on a Career in Sports Rehabilitation

Thursday, May 19, 2022

“I’ve worked within sport throughout my career, treating everything from pitch-side therapy and trauma, all the way through to player recovery." - Tom Bennett is the course lead for our sports rehabilitation courses, we spoke to him about his experiences working in elite sport as a sports rehabilitator.…

AECC University College Teams Up With Therapy Live - On Location

Friday, May 13, 2022

AECC University College is delighted to announce that Physio Matters has chosen to host ‘Therapy Live - On Location!’ on campus in June.…

Psychological Challenges Facing Para Snow Sport Athletes

Friday, May 13, 2022

Para snow sports athletes face all kinds of psychological challenges when competing at high level, most notably with their mental health and wellbeing. Sport and Exercise scientist Phill Heritage writes about these in research conducted by the school of Rehabilitation, Sport and Psychology.…

AECC University College Research Judged as Internationally Excellent, as Measured by the Research Excellence Framework

Thursday, May 12, 2022

The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 has confirmed that overall 82% of AECC University College research outputs, environment and impact was assessed as internationally recognised, with a quarter judged as internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour.…

'On Your Feet AECC University College Community!'

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Today is 'On Your Feet Britain' – a national activity awareness day that encourages people to sit less and move more at work or when studying. It's important to reboot and energise your workplace and study habits, and get moving. Make these simple changes...…

Rehabilitation, sport and psychology students to present at research showcase event

Friday, April 22, 2022

Students of Rehabilitation, Sport and Psychology are set to present at the first "research showcase event" held at AFC Bournemouth later this month.…