Social justice food project could soon be rolled out nationally
Plymouth University news: Dr Clare Pettinger, whose research has focused on how food can be a lifestyle motivator for marginalised individuals, aims to take her project to a national stage.
Breastfeeding peer supporters need to feel valued
Plymouth University news: Breastfeeding peer supporters need to feel valued to make their service sustainable, according to a study by Plymouth University.
Genetics team offers expertise to Israeli health professionals
Plymouth University news: Genetics specialists from Plymouth University have travelled to Israel after being selected to offer their expertise to the country’s health professionals.
Parents who pass on genetic conditions are likely to opt for prenatal testing in future
Plymouth University news: Having a child with a severe genetic condition will heavily impact on a parents’ decision to have prenatal testing in future, according to a new study co-conducted by Professor Heather Skirton.
Genetic healthcare reform has hallmarks of Plymouth’s DNA
Plymouth University research news: A case study from the Research Excellence Framework which looks at the University's work in introducing training and qualifications for those responsible for genetic healthcare counselling