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  • Sandra Graham-Bermann
    Sandra Graham-Bermann
    2016-02-05

    Sandra Graham-Bermann awarded honorary doctorate at Örebro University

    Sandra Graham-Bermann, Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at University of Michigan, has been awarded an honorary doctorate of philosophy at the School of Law, Psychology and Social Work at Örebro University, Sweden. The award is in honor of her research on children exposed to violence and the methods that have been designed to support these children – intervention methods that have been implemented for instance in Sweden. Read more
  • Kathleen Armour
    Kathleen Armour
    2016-02-04

    Kathleen Armour awarded honorary doctorate at Örebro University

    Kathleen Armour, Professor of Education and Sport and Head of the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences at University of Birmingham, has been awarded an honorary doctorate of philosophy at Örebro University, Sweden. Over a number of years, she has worked with fellow researchers in sport science at Örebro University. Read more
  • 2016-01-19

    New report from UKÄ: Örebro students are quickly employed

    Örebro University students can be confident that they will be employed soon after graduation. A recent report... Read more
  • 2015-12-17

    Continued talks paving the way for Aston University partnership

    Örebro University is currently hosting a delegation from Aston University, UK. Over the two-day visit, the... Read more
  • 2015-12-09

    Örebro researcher's goal is to reduce neonatal mortality

    A doctoral dissertation at Örebro University has led to a national effort in Bangladesh next year to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality in the country."For me research is a way of doing good in society", says Animesh Biswas. Read more
  • 2015-12-07

    Robot to help passengers find their way at airport

    The robot in the "Spencer" project has now faced the real world at the major international airport Schiphol in Amsterdam. Its mission: to help passengers find their way around the airport. Contributions from researchers at Örebro University in Sweden have enabled the robot to map its surroundings. The project is funded by the European Commission and is a collaboration between researchers and businesses in five different countries. Read more
  • 2015-11-16

    Minute's silence for the victims in Paris

    Today at 12:00 pm Örebro University will hold a minute's silence in honour of the victims in Paris. Read more
  • 2015-11-12

    Seniors positive to robotic helpers at home

    Researchers from Örebro University have looked into how robots can make it easier for elderly people to live independently. During an open house at Ängen, a research and innovation testbed apartment in Örebro, Sweden, senior citizens who had tried out the technology shared their stories about interacting with the intelligent robots. They were positive and would definitely like to have robots at home in the future. Read more
  • 2015-10-05

    Örebro University Recognised in World Ranking

    Örebro University has received a place on the Times Higher Education’s ranking of the world's top universities. It is the first time the university is on this ranking list. – This contributes to making both Örebro University and the city of Örebro more well known on the international stage, says Örebro University Vice-Chancellor Jens Schollin. Read more
  • Mats Eriksson
    Mats Eriksson
    2015-09-24

    Pain overlooked in premature infants

    Premature infants receiving intensive care are exposed to a great deal of pain, and this pain causes damage to the child. Despite this half of the infants admitted to neonatal intensive units will not receive any pain relief, according to a new European study published today in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine.– That is, no one assesses if the infant is experiencing pain or how much pain relief the infant requires, says Mats Eriksson, researcher at Örebro University. Read more

Updated: 2009-10-07

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