News from Robert Gordon University http://www.rgu.ac.uk/dmNews/feedRSS Latest News from Robert Gordon University feeds Researchers tackle public protection issues with police, health and social care professionals http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=DB9D0FE0-0086-11E6-BD470050569D752C 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. Tue, 12 Apr 2016 08:16:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=DB9D0FE0-0086-11E6-BD470050569D752C ICMAN and IUPHAR Conference to head to Aberdeen http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=198F27B0-FFD4-11E5-A46B005056997A0C The first joint conference between The International Conference on Mechanisms of Action of Nutraceuticals (ICMAN) and the International Union of Pharmacology (IUPHAR) Natural Products Section will bring their biennial meetings to Aberdeen from September 2017. Mon, 11 Apr 2016 10:56:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=198F27B0-FFD4-11E5-A46B005056997A0C Research to assess Scottish plants in fight against cancer http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=E292D570-F274-11E5-A46B005056997A0C Health researchers at RGU have been awarded funding of almost £10,000 to investigate whether Scottish plants could hold the key to increasing the effectiveness of cancer drugs and boosting survival rates. Fri, 25 Mar 2016 10:32:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=E292D570-F274-11E5-A46B005056997A0C Researchers size up North Sea offshore workers’ helicopter escape potential http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=CC2FE2D0-D174-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C Research on the size and shape of the North Sea offshore workforce has revealed that some UK workers are larger than average American males and take up more space than earlier data had indicated. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:38:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=CC2FE2D0-D174-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C RGU professor puts the spotlight on health and social care education http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=7F42ED00-D0A2-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C The way forward in health and social care education will be explored by RGU's Lesley Diack at a professorial lecture next week. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:33:00 GMT http://www.rgu.ac.uk/index.cfm?objectid=7F42ED00-D0A2-11E5-A5A6005056997A0C