Dr Emma Cunningham, Academic Clinical Lecturer in Geriatric Medicine, was presented with the 2017 Perioperative Cognition Professional Interest Area Travel Award, at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in London last month, for her work showing an association between biological markers of Alzheimer's Disease and acute confusion following surgery.
This study was carried out in Queen's University Belfast and the Belfast Trust in collaboration with University College London and shows for the first time an association between individual cerebrospinal fluid markers of Alzheimer's disease and the development of delirium in the first few days after planned hip and knee replacement surgery.
30/03/2017 - St Mary’s Primary School in Kircubbin have raised an impressive £365 to help cancer research in the Centre for Public HEalth
9/09/2016 - Economy Minister Simon Hamilton has announced £3.6million of research funding for five research projects involving Queen’s University Belfast.
31/08/2016 - This summer, CPH hosted 10 summer students who participated in the CPH Summer Students Symposium on Friday 22nd July. Congratulations to all, particularly Derrick Lim and Michelle Doherty who shared first prize for the best presentations on the day.