13, December, 2017 Positive leadership is needed to improve healthcare safety
There are serious concerns around medication error internationally, and a newly completed international study has identified positive leadership and increasing engagement as being key to improving matters.
12, April, 2016 Researchers tackle public protection issues with police, health and social care professionals
Researchers in Scotland have highlighted the need for greater collaboration between agencies to enhance public protection and the safety of vulnerable adults and those at risk of harm.
Environmental & Occupational Health Research Staff
Staff within this theme focus on clinical and basic science research around the topic of environmental health and physical wellbeing.
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Academic Team Leader - Sport and Exercise Science/Senior Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science
Dr Lamb is a reader in Microbiology at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. His key research area is in the development and evaluation of novel antimicrobial agents and he has extensive experience in the field of bacteriology.
Dr Matthews is a lecturer in Pharmaceutics at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. His key research interests lie in drug delivery and formulation science, polymer science and its application in the pharmaceutical industry and wound healing.
Dr O’Driscoll is a lecturer at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences.
Lecturer in Applied Sport & Exercise Science
Dr Thompson is a lecturer in Surface Chemistry and Drug Delivery and Research Degrees Coordinator at the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences. His research interests lie in the areas of polymer-drug conjugates, Drug micro- and nano-encapsulation, Polyelectrolyte delivery systems and Oral protein delivery.