Press releases

Large differences in personality traits between patients with social anxiety disorder

Apr 29, 2020 19:00 BST
Individuals with social anxiety disorder have markedly different personality traits tha...

EXPERT COMMENT: Why do we dream?

EXPERT COMMENT: Why do we dream?

Apr 21, 2020 08:41 BST
If you are finding yourself having extremely weird dreams during lockdown, you are not ...

New study identifies brain changes which  explain why sleep apnea increases risk  for developing Alzheimer’s

New study identifies brain changes which explain why sleep apnea increases risk for developing Alzheimer’s

Mar 23, 2020 20:11 GMT
(Strictly embargoed until 2000hrs (GMT) Monday 23rd March 2020) Researchers working ...

Early Intervention Foundation appoints Prof Paul Ramchandani as a trustee

Feb 21, 2020 09:15 GMT
Prof Paul Ramchandani, LEGO Professor of Play in Education, Development and Learning at...

​Imbalance between serotonin and dopamine in social anxiety disorder

Jan 24, 2020 12:24 GMT
The balance between the neurotransmitters serotonin and dopamine may affect whether a p...

Prof Nick Pearce to join the Early Intervention Foundation as chair, as Dame Clare Tickell DBE steps down from role

Jan 15, 2020 09:00 GMT
The Early Intervention Foundation (EIF) has appointed Nick Pearce to become its chair.

Northumberland School and AkzoNobel celebrate a year of achievement

Northumberland School and AkzoNobel celebrate a year of achievement

Jan 08, 2020 14:35 GMT
A special community partnership between paint makers AkzoNobel in Ashington and Castle ...

Northumbria University academics seek over 65s for Healthy Ageing research

Northumbria University academics seek over 65s for Healthy Ageing research

Jan 08, 2020 10:54 GMT
Researchers from Northumbria University are asking adults aged 65 or over to spare some...

Transforming care through workforce development

Transforming care through workforce development

Dec 11, 2019 12:30 GMT
Northumbria University’s first cohort of students to study on the Transforming Care-com...