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Two senior Jaguar Land Rover staff become Professors at WMG

WMG Chairman Professor Lord Bhattacharyya is proud to announce two new Professors at WMG.

Warwick to lead study into improving university outreach

Researchers from the University of Warwick are to lead a study into higher education outreach schemes.

Commissioned by the Office for Fair Access (OFFA), the study aims to improve understanding of the impact of outreach on access to higher education for students from disadvantaged groups and to improve evaluation practice across the sector.

Mon 26 September 2016, 15:44 | Tags: Social Science, Economics and Finance

Design in Business: How to trigger radical innovation

Three key practices have been uncovered to end the internal power struggles between departments that scupper firms’ attempts at creating new products, thanks to research by Professor Pietro Micheli of Warwick Business School.

Mon 26 September 2016, 13:55 | Tags: WBS

New collaboration between WMG and Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Macedonia

His Excellency Jovan Donev, the Ambassador of the Republic of Macedonia and Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya, Chairman of WMG at the University of Warwick have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that provides an initial framework through which research, education and impact activities will be designed to promote collaboration in the fields of education and research between WMG and organisations in Macedonia.

Thu 22 September 2016, 16:05 | Tags: WMG

Care home dementia study finds failure to reduce antipsychotic prescribing

Despite government guidelines there has been no reduction in the level of antipsychotic drugs prescribed to dementia patients.

The finding follows the government’s 2009 National Dementia Strategy (NDS), which recommended a review of the medication’s use in light of potential serious side effects.

The research was conducted by a group of academics including Dr David Owen from the University of Warwick and published in the medical journal BMJ Open.

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