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

New Breast and Gynaecological Units Available on MSc Medical Ultrasound Course

Tuesday, September 08, 2020

The School of Radiology is excited to be offering three new units as part of our MSc Medical Ultrasound course. We are introducing two new units in Breast Ultrasound and Breast Interventional Techniques and one new unit in Gynaecological Intervention.…

Improving Knowledge of Red Flags for Headaches – Research Profile

Monday, August 24, 2020

Fiona Lucas is a Physiotherapist and a Lecturer in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Placement Coordinator at AECC University College. She tells us more about her experience and shares her research interest in headaches with us.…

Invictus Medallist and Veteran, Mark Bowra Completes Bowra 1000 Challenge, supported by AECC University College

Monday, August 03, 2020

Staff at AECC University College are delighted to have been able to help decorated Special Boat Service veteran and stroke survivor, Mark Bowra MBE complete an epic challenge from his garage during the recent lockdown period.…

AECC University College Leads the way in Cancer Care Education…

Thursday, July 30, 2020

In light of the recently commissioned film by Health Education England on Proton Beam Therapy and the significant advances in the treatment of cancer patients, AECC University College's BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy and Oncology Course Lead, Shelley Blane has prepared an insightful blog post on the importance of the pioneering new treatment and the role of the Therapeutic Radiographer……

Exciting Campus Developments at AECC University College for 2020

Thursday, July 30, 2020

It’s been a busy and exciting few months for AECC University College as we revamp our facilities ahead of the new academic year.…

Lockdown Research Study: Assessing the Impact of Character Strength Usage

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Dr. Zoë Wimshurst, and Sport and Physiology Lecturer, Phill Heritage, are undertaking a new research study exploring the extent to which people have been able to use their character strengths in lockdown.…

Fine-Tuning Visual Performance in Formula One Drivers

Monday, July 27, 2020

Dr. Zöe Wimshurst is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at AECC University College. In January 2020, she was visited on campus by Red Bull F1 racing driver, Alex Albon, and his coach for vision screening.…

School of Radiology Staff Spotlight: Farrah Elsaghir

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Lecturer, Farrah Elsaghir talks about her rewarding career as a Radiographer, working on the frontline for the NHS while balancing life as a busy mum of two and why she is proud to teach at AECC University College.…

AECC University College Lecturer Delivers Sports Psychology Training in Italy

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Psychology Lecturer at AECC University College, Ana Soares, was invited by the Italian Tennis Federation to deliver a Sports Psychology course for 15 people who were studying to specialise in Tennis Psychology.…