News

Discover and read all the latest news, press releases and happenings here at AECC University College

Reflecting on a Career in Sports Rehabilitation

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

Tom Bennett is Course Leader on the MSc in Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation and the MSc Sport Rehabilitation and Therapy. He has over 18 years of experience working with both professional and amateur athletes across a range of sports and clinical settings. Tom tells us more about his career in Sport Rehabilitation and what makes it such a varied and exciting career.…

Careers Week – Life as a Chiropractor

Wednesday, March 03, 2021

Daniel Heritage holds a number of roles at AECC University College. He teaches across year groups on the Chiropractic programmes that we offer and works as a Senior Clinical Tutor in our on-site Chiropractic Clinic. Daniel tells us more about his career so far and how varied and interesting a career in Chiropractic can be.…

Chiropractic Clinics Remain Open Throughout Lockdown

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

Senior Clinic Tutor, Daniel Heritage, explains that the Chiropractic Clinic at AECC University College is open throughout lockdown. He tells us more about the kinds of stresses and strains that a change in routine and working from home are putting on our bodies and how the Chiropractic Clinic can help.…

Increasing training capacity in Radiography training

Thursday, February 25, 2021

A recent article by Emma Hyde and Charles Sloane engages with the shortage of Diagnostic Radiographers and looks at solutions. Head of the School of Radiology at AECC University College, Warren Foster, responds to key points raised in this article – and by the wider industry – and suggests further solutions for change.…

Dorset LEP funds new state-of-the-art rehabilitation centre at AECC University College

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

In a major boost to healthcare innovation and allied health professions in Dorset, Dorset LEP has announced £2.7m of funding towards the creation of a new state-of-the-art rehabilitation centre at AECC University College.…

Michelle Holmes - Research Profile

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Michelle is a Lecturer in Research Methods at AECC University College and Postgraduate Framework Lead for the School of Chiropractic. She tells us more about her research interests and her career so far.…

“You know that you’re doing something that is going to save somebody’s life”

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

Shelley Blane is a Medical Physicist and Course Leader of our BSc (Hons) Radiography (Radiotherapy and Oncology) degree here at AECC University College. To mark World Cancer Day (4 Feb 2021), we spoke to Shelley about what the day means to her.…

Alister DuRose – Research Profile

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Alister graduated from the Master of Chiropractic degree at AECC University College in 2009. Prior to this, he studied for a Biology degree in Plymouth and worked as an Investment Banker. Alister tells us more about his career so far, his research interests and why he is proud to work at AECC University College.…

Chiropractic Alumnus Profile – Marc Sanders

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Marc Sanders graduated from AECC University College in 2017. During his time at AECC University College, Marc won two prizes for academic excellence: the Hugh Gemmell Memorial Scholarship and the Arthur Scofield Memorial Award. He tells us more about his career so far, embarking upon his PhD, and what made him proud to study here.…