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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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05
MAY
2017

Leicester temple event flags up diabetes risk

The Leicester Charnwood Lions Club has presented the Centre for Black and Minority Ethnic Health East Midlands with a donation. Half of the £1,000 went towards funding screening for Type 2 diabetes at a Leicester temple and the rest has gone towards supporting the work carried... Read More →
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30
MAR
2017

CQC Equality Objectives 2017-2019

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have released their equality objectives for 2017 – 2019 to target inequality in health and social care. Read here Read More →
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24
MAR
2017

Final event inspired action on physical activity

Pledges to improve physical activity were made at an event marking the finale of a Leicestershire campaign to help people from minority ethnic communities avoid Type 2 diabetes. The ‘Live Healthier, Stay Healthier’ event took place on Saturday, March 18, and was the culmination... Read More →
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09
MAR
2017

Capturing experiences of mealtime insulin

We are developing a survey that captures patient experience of using mealtime insulin. This survey will ask questions on topics such as preferences for device characteristics and the impact of mealtime insulin on your lifestyle. To develop a survey that is meaningful to patients,... Read More →
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