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What do race and ethics have to do with recruiting stem cell donors?
Dr. Ros Williams, Lecturer in Digital Media and Society, Department of Sociological Studies, explores how racially minoritised stem cell donors are recruited onto the bone marrow stem cell registry.
Rethinking the Rainbow Baby
Dr Kirsty Liddiard, Senior Research Fellow, The School of Education
*This post discusses baby and pregnancy loss*
Do autistic people feel empathy?
Any parent of an autistic child is likely, at some point, to wonder how their son or daughter is able to understand and experience emotions. Working as an Educational Psychologist, it is a question I’m asked, in one form or another, quite regularly.