16
JUL
2017

Sickle cell interview on London Live

Dr Subarna Chakravorty, Consultant Paediatric Haematologist of Kings College Hospital, talking about new research involving CLAHRC Northwest London highlighting the lack of sickle cell support in an interview with London Live. Click on the image below to listen to the interview. ... Read More →
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11
JUL
2017

Haematologist gives interview about sickle cell campaign

A leading national expert on sickle cell disease has backed a regional campaign instigated by the Centre to raise awareness of the condition. The educational drive launched by the Centre alongside our funders and partners CLAHRC East Midlands coincided with World Sickle Cell Day,... Read More →
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06
JUL
2017

NHS Health Survey seeks views from members of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Communities

Nottingham North and East Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are seeking views from members of the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community on health services so they can better serve health needs. If you are part of the Nottingham North and East area and would like to... Read More →
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23
JUN
2017

Mental health and technology survey launched

Views are being sought on how technology can help people with mental health problems. Online support groups, smartphone apps, computer games, virtual reality, virtual therapists, robots….so many big emerging ideas about how digital technology can be used for mental health.... Read More →
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22
JUN
2017

Call for GP registrations during Refugee Week

Asylum seekers and refugees are being urged to register with a doctor as part of a campaign to celebrate the contribution they make to society. Refugee Week started on Monday, 19 June, and runs until Sunday, June 25, with a programme of arts, cultural and educational events... Read More →
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19
JUN
2017

East Midlands marks sickle cell day

An awareness drive to educate people about the UK’s biggest genetic blood disorder has been launched in Leicestershire and the East Midlands to coincide with an international campaign. Resources have been made available to educate people and raise awareness of sickle cell disease... Read More →
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01
JUN
2017

Equality Action seeking new Directors/Trustees – deadline 5pm Monday 5th June 2017

Equality Action (formerly Human Rights & Equalities Charnwood) are looking to recruit 3 new volunteer Directors/Trustees. Established in 1969 to promote equality and diversity, dignity and respect through inclusion, they are a registered charity and company limited by... Read More →
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30
MAY
2017

Dignity in Action Day 2017

The Dignity in Action Day took place on Wednesday 1st February 2017, an exciting series of events took place across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, including Hinckley Hospital, Loughborough Hospital, Melton Hospital and Market Harborough Hospital. This is an opportunity... Read More →
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25
MAY
2017

Vacancy – Project Support Officer – closing date midnight Friday 09 June 2017

An exciting opportunity has arisen to promote the work of the Centre for Black and Minority Ethnic Health East Midlands (CBME). We are looking for a Project Support Officer to work with researchers, community champions, research assistants, and other Centre for BME staff to... Read More →
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24
MAY
2017

South Asian Type 2 diabetes risk highlighted

A short film has been made to promote awareness and understanding of the increased risk of Type 2 diabetes among the South Asian community. It was recorded at an event held in Loughborough at the Bangladeshi Association staged to celebrate the culmination of a NIHR-funded CLAHRC... Read More →
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