Andrew Dalton - Lecturer in Social Sciences - University of Sunderland - Find an Expert

HIV research diagnoses failings by healthcare professionals

Newly published research has highlighted shocking failures around HIV testing, diagnosis and confidentiality, suggesting there is a need for improved training of healthcare and mental health professionals. Silent Scream? The Life Histories of People Living with HIV in the North...
Austerity research hoping to raise fortunes of socially excluded - Andrew Dalton

Austerity research hoping to raise fortunes of socially excluded

Research at a North East university is aiming to provide a practical tool to help those most at risk of social exclusion - primarily older people - and will focus on the emotional impact of austerity in one of the...
Rachel Wong - Sunderland Pharmacy PhD student

National accolade for young scientist

A North East student has achieved second place in a prestigious national competition to find the UK’s finest young academic speakers. The 2015 National Final of the Young Persons’ Lecture Competition was held at the Armourers’ Hall in London, with...
Children’s cancer researcher in demand down-under

Children’s cancer researcher in demand down-under

A graduate from a North East university has gone from an office in London, to performing cutting-edge research at the prestigious Children’s Cancer Institute in Sydney. Helen Forgham arrived at the University of Sunderland with only a handful of GCSE’s...
Students ready to work on employability

Students ready to work on employability

With the record number of students entering University this year it can be difficult to stand out from the crowd, but there are options available to those studying degrees before they step into the graduate job market. An innovative course...