Ulster University News - March 2021

International Transgender Day of Visibility – Wednesday 31 March

31 March is International Transgender Day of Visibility, a day of recognition and awareness that occurs annually on this date.

31 March 2021

Ulster University Occupational Therapy Students Develop Innovative ‘Compassion Fatigue’ Programme to Support Healthcare Workers During the Pandemic and Beyond

Three Ulster University Occupational Therapy students have developed a new programme for compassion fatigue, with the aim of supporting healthcare workers in caring roles.

30 March 2021

Ulster University partners with Dublin City University to deliver report informing the launch of the Dublin-Belfast Economic Corridor

This week eight local authorities from either side of the border came together to launch the Dublin Belfast Economic Corridor in response to challenges facing the region, which have been identified by a joint report from Ulster University and Dublin City University.

25 March 2021

Ulster University to be part of leading brand new Centre to implement evidence in adult social care

Ulster University will be partnering with the University of Birmingham, as part of a broader consortium of key stakeholders from across the four nations of the UK, to develop a brand new Centre for adult social care.

24 March 2021

Funding boost for stroke rehabilitation research

The REfLECTS stroke rehabilitation research project has received €1.760m additional funding

24 March 2021

Ulster University designated as Basketball Ireland Centre of Excellence

Basketball Ireland announce plans for up to 10 Centres of Excellence nationwide

23 March 2021

'Back to the start-up' report launched by FSB NI and Ulster University Business School

The report reviews existing support for business creation in Northern Ireland

23 March 2021

UK wide study highlights specific impacts of the Covid pandemic on the health and social care workforce

The COVID-19 Health and Social Care Workforce Study is a three-phase study led by Ulster University

22 March 2021

University Mental Health Day celebrated online - 4th March 2021

University Mental Health Day (UMHD) takes place on Thursday 4 March 2021, bringing together the university community to make mental health a university-wide priority.

4 March 2021

Ulster University launches new app for people living with dementia

The InspireD App enables people living with dementia to create a digital memory book to store photographs, videos and sounds

1 March 2021