Professor Wilson Abreu delivers a seminar on Palliative care

Professor Wilson Abreu from Porto School of Nursing, Portugal will present ‘Palliative care needs in people with advanced dementia and psychological distress in the caregivers. A cross sectional study in Porto, Portugal’ on Wednesday 8th February 1330-1430 C1.7, Caird Building, Hamilton Campus



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Kelburne Hockey Club are proud to be hosting the 2016 Euro Hockey Club Champions Trophy at Glasgow Green from the 13th-16th May. The event involves 8 teams from all over Europe and will be streamed live online, giving extensive exposure locally, nationally and internationally. Kelburne Hockey are pleased to offer an

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  • UWS Principal and Vice-Chancellor raises concerns about proposed immigration curbs

    Proposed curbs on immigration announced by Home Secretary Amber Rudd could cause “severe and long-lasting damage” to Higher Education, the UWS Principal and Vice-Chancellor has warned. Professor Craig Mahoney raised his concerns after the Home Secretary unveiled plans to restrict students coming to the UK. Find out more.