If the obesity epidemic can be reversed it will depend on the lessons our children learn from this generation, according to a panel of academic experts at Brunel University London’s third Big Question event.
With increasing unease about rising debt levels in the UK, Brunel’s Professor of Accounting Robin Jarvis highlights the scale of the challenge for a population facing intolerable social hardship.
A three-year £450,000 cytogenetic study by Brunel University London’s Dr Rhona Anderson will carry out chromosomal analysis of cells from nuclear test veterans and their children.
Researchers will look for any cytogenetic alterations to ascertain if there are any differences between nuclear veteran and control family groups.
Former Brunel psychologist Professor Ian Rivers has called for an understanding of the context in which bullying takes place as a new report shows that nearly a quarter of young people who have been bullied go on to victimise others.
A student who defied doctors that said he’d never walk has qualified for the Rio 2016 Paralympics.
Brunel games designers took home the trophy in the third Ukie Student Game Jam with a game they created in just 36 hours.
Fresh from warnings that one-fifth of adults worldwide will be obese by 2025, a panel of academic experts will discuss what is at the root of the epidemic.
Brunel University London’s Priscilla Harries is taking a leading role at the national body for occupational therapists.