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  1. 12, February, 2016 Researchers size up North Sea offshore workers’ helicopter escape potential

    Offshore Helicopter Windows

    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.  

  2. 11, February, 2016 RGU professor puts the spotlight on health and social care education

    Professor Lesley Diack

    The way forward in health and social care education will be explored by RGU's Lesley Diack at a professorial lecture next week.  

  3. 22, January, 2016 Researchers assess benefits of high intensity exercise and nutritional supplement regimes

    Dean Leighton and Giovanna Bermano

    Health researchers at RGU are working to identify the impact of a time-efficient exercise regime and nutritional supplements to improve health and reduce heart disease risk among overweight adults.  

  4. 05, November, 2015 Study on health of homeless patients in Aberdeen secures funding boost

    Dr Vibhu Paudyal

    Academics and health professionals who have been investigating the healthcare of homeless patients in Aberdeen have secured £10,000 funding to further their research.  

  5. 22, October, 2015 RGU researcher highlights Fukushima disaster impact on Japanese fisheries

    Dr Leslie Mabon

    An RGU researcher has highlighted the ways in which Japanese fishing communities are still being affected after the Fukushima nuclear disaster.