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Life Sciences - Nov 19
Forty-four academics are included in Clarivate's 'Highly Cited Researchers 2019' list, which recognises authors of the most influential research papers around the world. The results are comparable with university peers such as Oxford (55 researchers recognised), Cambridge (53) and Imperial College London (34) and represent an increase since last year, when 41 UCL researchers were recognised.
Health - Nov 19

A UCLH and UCL led trial of a technique to preserve men's sexual potency after prostate cancer surgery has begun to recruit participants across the UK. The trial of the NeuroSAFE procedure - designed to avoid the removal during surgery of nerves near the prostate which are important for sexual function - is being led by UCLH consultant urological surgeon Greg Shaw and sponsored by UCL.

Life Sciences - Nov 15

Neurologists and epidemiologists at UCL hope to gain fresh insights into brain ageing and dementia, as part of a new Alzheimer's study, assessing the records of people whose health and health-related behaviours has been uniquely documented since birth.

Innovation - Nov 14

Liam is Innovation Development Manager in UCL Innovation & Enterprise. Here he shares with us his work developing partnerships across UCL, his latest project with the UCL Sustainability team and the top spot in the country for excellent beer! - What is your role and what does it involve? - I work in the partnerships team of UCL Innovation & Enterprise.

Veterinary Science - Nov 14

In February of this year, UCL launched a new online reporting tool called Report + Support to make reporting issues of bullying, harassment and sexual misconduct easier. Staff and students can report 'anonymously' or 'contact an advisor' to find out their options for support and resolution.

Innovation - Nov 14

Dr Celia Caulcott, Vice-Provost (Enterprise), writes about the exciting, challenging and rewarding journey in building and growing relationships with industry and innovative partners.

Philosophy - Nov 15

This week we meet Lily Challenger-Rowe (right) and Sailee Khurjekar (left) - Members of the UCL ChangeMakers Decolonising the Curriculum team who are hyper-organised, uber-creative, and outspoken feminists.

- Nov 14

The process for declaring individual circumstances that Staff feel have affected their ability to research productively during the REF assessment period (2014-2020) is open.

Astronomy - Nov 14

'Planetarium: Welcome to the Museum' by UCL astrophysicist Professor Raman Prinja and artist Chris Wormell has been chosen by children as the winning book for the 2019 Royal Society's Young People's Book Prize.

Architecture - Nov 14

Industrial action, affecting services such as cleaning, portering and security, is due to take place for 24 hours over 19-20 November 2019. Business is largely expected to continue as normal and UCL Security will be working to put appropriate arrangements in place in affected buildings.

Health - Nov 13

People exposed to a lifetime of psychosocial adversity may have an impaired ability to produce the dopamine levels needed for coping with acutely stressful situations, according to a new UCL-led study.




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