Scientific minds of the future recognised by Liverpool’s public health director at Pandemic Institute’s first Student Excellence Awards

Liverpool's Pandemic Institute hosted its first Student Excellence Awards boosting the career development opportunities of PhD students who could be at the forefront of the fight against future pandemics.   Sponsored by Liverpool-based diagnostics and in-clinic COVID-19 testing company DAM Health, five students working in the areas of infection or diagnostics were

NAHT comments as schools return on the first day of term

As a new school term starts all secondary schools have been asked to provide one on-site test for pupils ahead of their return to the classroom to help reduce the transmission of COVID-19, Students returning to university have also been advised to test before they travel back to campus. Commenting on the

NAHT comments on reports of schools closing early for Christmas

Reports that schools may close early for Christmas due to the rise in the Omicron virus has prompted the National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT), to issue a statement regarding concerns that continue to grow about a shortage of teachers to cover classes. Paul Whiteman, general secretary of school leaders’ union