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Researchers collaborate with WHO to develop new infection prevention and control guidelines

A Glasgow Caledonian University research team has contributed to World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines on infection control and prevention to help minimise the spread of infection.

GCU Professor calls on governments around the world to step up the fight to eliminate viral hepatitis

Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health, Sharon Hutchinson, will call on governments around the world to step up the fight to eliminate viral hepatitis at this year's World Hepatitis Summit from November 1 to 3.

GCU London to honour public health professor at winter graduation

GCU London will hold its winter graduation ceremony on Wednesday, November 8 in Christ Church, Spitalfields.

Study uses donated skin to simulate diabetic wound healing

Research carried out by Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is using donated skin to create human stem cells to help investigate diabetes and reduce the need for animal testing.

Design for Change

GCU Digital Design (Graphics) students have been using their design practice to create significant and positive impact in the surrounding communities.

Sir Alex Ferguson hosts New York leadership event

Sir Alex Ferguson emphasised the importance of leadership when he visited Glasgow Caledonian New York College.

GCU launches mentoring scheme for women in finance

Female finance students from GCU will receive one-to-one mentoring from women in the financial services sector under a pilot scheme aimed at addressing gender diversity in the industry.

GCU hosts £1.1m trial into pelvic organ prolapse

A new £1.1million trial based at Glasgow Caledonian University will assess whether a self-management programme could help to improve the lives of women who suffer from pelvic organ prolapse.

Advanced Higher Hub nominated for ScottishPower award

The Advanced Higher Hub at GCU has been nominated for a ScottishPower Foundation Award.

Bosnian human rights activist to receive honorary degree

An international human rights activist who campaigns on behalf of women who were raped and sexually abused in the Bosnian War is to be awarded an honorary degree by Glasgow Caledonian University.

The sky is the limit for Tom

A Glasgow Caledonian University graduate whose business designs low-cost satellites has been named in the Forbes Europe 30 under 30 for 2017.

Researcher to warn MSPs that the Green Man is “too short”

“People with arthritis can’t make the Green Man, they just don’t want to go into town anymore,” says Glasgow Caledonian University Professor Martijn Steultjens.