Wednesday, 28 June 2017

CATCH academic joins celebrations as part of International Women in Engineering Day 2017

Last Friday, Dr Heidi Christensen joined a packed programme as part of the "Celebrating Women in Engineering and Computer Science" event on International Women in Engineering Day 2017.


The event, which took place at King Edward VII School in Sheffield brought together 80 female students from across South Yorkshire with an interest in pursuing a career in Engineering or Computer Science.

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

NIHR Nottingham BRC - Associate Professor in Digital Technology and Mental Health

An exciting new post which has been created in the new NIHR Nottingham BRC Mental Health & Technology Theme. Please circulate the link to this post within your academic institution and networks.


Associate Professor in Digital Technology and Mental Health

http://nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies/ref/MED171217

The closing date is 6th July, with interviews to be held 13th July.

Monday, 26 June 2017

UK Robotics Week @The University of Sheffield

As part of UK Robotics Week, Sheffield Robotics and CATCH will be hosting open labs on Monday 26th June.



Come and explore robotics research at the University of Sheffield, and how robots could impact on our everyday lives. 

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

CATCH receives congratulations from Pro-Vice Chancellor Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health

CATCH were delighted this month to receive congratulations from the Vice President and Pro-Vice Chancellor Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health, Professor Dame Pam Shaw.

CATCH played a key role in consortia that won two prestigious funding calls and has also had papers published in a high impact journal.

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

CATCH researcher Dr Steve Ariss joins ground-breaking improvement initiative

CATCH researcher, Dr Steve Ariss has been selected to join Q – an initiative aiming to support continuous improvement in the quality of care for patients.



Monday, 19 June 2017

UK Robotics Week @The University of Sheffield

As part of UK Robotics Week, Sheffield Robotics and CATCH will be hosting open labs on Monday 26th June.


Come and explore robotics research at the University of Sheffield, and how robots could impact on our everyday lives. Meet Pepper, a state of the art humanoid robot (pictured above), and find out how it could help:

  • stroke survivors to do their physio exercises
  • people to stay more independent in their own home by assisting with routine tasks

Friday, 16 June 2017

CATCH PhD student presents research at NHS Mental Health Services conference in Bristol

Matthew Bennion, CATCH PhD student attended the Facilitating Digital Innovations for NHS Mental Health Services conference in Bristol, 18th May 2017 and presented his recent research around E-therapy usage in the English NHS.