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The CIMA Seminar Series programme for 2017 will be available shortly. Some individual seminars will be broadcast live across the CIMA sites, and the majority will be recorded. Access to recorded seminars will be through this website.
If you would like to give a CIMA Seminar please contact J.A.Hanley@liverpool.ac.uk

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National Joint Registry - Patient Decision Support Tool

National Joint Registry - Patient Decision Support Tool

News - April 1st 2019

CIMA's Professor Mark Wilkinson, in collaboration with a group of other researchers, clinicians and institutions, has developed an online tool to help patients self-assess their possible need for joint replacement surgery. It is hoped that the tool will help reduce the time it takes to diagnose and refer patients for surgery, meaning an improved quality of life for those suffering with joint pain as well as reducing the number of unnecessary consultations.

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CIMA World Arthritis Day: Blog

News - October 15th 2018

For World Arthritis Day, we are posting this blog on behalf of all members of the Centre for Integrated research into Musculoskeletal Ageing (CIMA), on the VOICE website as well as links to the CIMA website and social media feeds.

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CIMA course recently added to list of top 50 online courses.

CIMA course recently added to list of top 50 online courses.

News - September 25th 2018

CIMA's massive open online course recently included in the latest list of top 50 online courses.

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MRC Festival of Medical Research Events 20/21/23 June

Events - June 13th 2018

CIMA is participating in this years MRC Festival of Medical Research with a number of events taking place in Newcastle, Sheffield and Liverpool to showcase how CIMA research is contributing to understanding how and why our bones, joints and muscles function less well as we age and why older people develop clinical diseases of these musculoskeletal tissues, such as arthritis, osteoporosis or age-related muscle fibrosis.

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CIMA MRes and PhD Student visit to AgeUK 29th April 2015

Events - April 24th 2015

Students undertaking the CIMA MRes or a CIMA PhD Studentship have the opportunity to visit AgeUK at their headquarters in London on the 29th April. During this visit they will find out how charities use research evidence to influence and inform public health policy, in campaigning, media and communications, and in the development and provision of services for older people. Students will also learn how they can communicate their research effectively to older people and will get the chance to practise this on the day.

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