Archive for the ‘BIME’ Category

Free lecture: Data Scientist – heal thyself: Fri 7 Nov

BIME's 46th Annual Lecture about the Internet of Things is free to attend but please book tickets.

Don Foster MP named President at medical engineering charity

Don Foster, MP for Bath, has been confirmed as the new President at the Bath Institute of Medical Engineering (BIME).

BIME annual lecture: Moving beyond the pendant alarm - how can technology meet the needs of an ageing population?

A free public lecture at the University of Bath will describe how technology can be used to meet the needs of an ageing population on Wednesday 3 October at 7pm.
In the lecture, organised by the Bath Institute of Medical Engineering (BIME), Professor Gail Mountain will describe her current research into improving the quality of life of older people through technology and how this has been informed by her earlier clinical experiences as an Occupational Therapist.

Please vote and help BIME win a Wizzybug!

The Bath Chronicle together with the BMI Bath Clinic, has launched a community competition where they are giving away £12,000 to nominated community charities. BIME is hoping to raise money for Wizzybugs for disabled children. Please send your forms to BIME through the Uni's internal post to "BIME, RUH". You can also vote online from the prideinbath Facebook page.

Are you our best research student?

The Ede and Ravenscroft Prize is an annual award for the best postgraduate research student, generously funded by Ede and Ravenscroft, appointed robemakers to HM The Queen. The prize of £1,000 is awarded at a private reception, normally held in early July.

New technology revealed to help older people get a better night’s sleep

Older people who have trouble sleeping will soon be able to use a range of state-of-the-art technology including a pillow with inbuilt gentle music that can lull them to sleep.

Public lecture: engineers armed for medical rehabilitation

A free public lecture at the University of Bath will describe how biomechanical engineering is improving joint replacement treatment for older people, on Friday 8 October.

University of Bath designer goes to Downing Street

Simon Halsey, a design engineer from BIME is one of a select few who has been invited to Downing Street today to celebrate his contribution to the NHS.