The School of Health Sciences has received significant investment in recent years, culminating in a new £4.2 million building that houses state-of-the-art Biomedical research and consultancy laboratories as well as a food manufacturing pilot plant, which includes general high and low care food processing, bakery, confectionery and sensory evaluation facilities. The School provides applied research and consultancy services and continuing professional development programmes for each of the professions which it represents. It has a number of specialist units which provide day-to-day services to the public, industrial and professional support.
It also has a number of specialist units which provide day-to-day services to the public, industrial and professional support.
Food Research and Consultancy for industry and public sector. (Centre for Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Science)
Health, safety and environmental research, consultancy and training services to the public and private sectors. (Centre for Health, Safety and Environment)
CPD courses for professional social services staff and specialist training for those wishing to become inspectors for the Care Standards Inspectorate for Wales. (Centre for Applied Social Sciences)
Private treatment and consultancy services in podiatry for the entire range of foot conditions. (The Wales Centre for Podiatric Studies)
Support for social housing issues. (Centre for Applied Social Sciences)