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Understanding international student mental health

26 March 2019
The University of Nottingham's Andy Winter on how the mental health needs of international students differ from those of home students.

Supporting students through the transition from school to university

7 March 2019
On #UniMentalHealthDay, Professor Steve West and Stuart Rimmer call for better support for students transitioning from school to university.

How universities can help solve the UK’s shortage of nurses

14 December 2018
The Royal College of Nursing's Lara Carmona explains how, with the right investment, universities can help to solve the UK's nursing shortage.

Freshers' week and mental health: top tips for students and staff

29 September 2017
Ahead of Freshers' week, Gedminte Mikulenaite highlights some mental health and wellbeing tips for students and staff.

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Why widening access to the medical profession should matter to us all

13 October 2016
How an extended medical programme at King's College London is helping students from disadvantaged backgrounds overcome barriers to the medical profession.

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Universities and mental health

3 March 2016
John de Pury contemplates the factors behind a possible 'crisis' in student mental health.

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Healthcare degree funding: making the reforms work

25 February 2016
'Universities will work with health and social care providers to develop the high quality workforce they need', writes Professor Steve West.