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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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23
MAY
2017

Vacancy – Research Associate – closing date midnight 01 June 2017

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Centre for Black and Minority Ethnic East Midlands (CBME) to undertake a range of operational and research activities. We are looking for a Research Associate to provide a major contribution to the design, evaluation and... Read More →
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19
MAY
2017

Centre commended by global leader

The Centre for Black and Minority Ethnic Health East Midlands (CBME) has been praised for successfully organising focus group sessions for an international firm. Focus groups were arranged by the CBME on behalf of the healthcare information and technology company about meal time... Read More →
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