Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health

Year 2011

    Grass-Fed Beef And Lamb Can Have Human Health Benefits

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    Grass-Fed Beef And Lamb Can Have Human Health Benefits

    Beef cattle and lambs reared on grass rather than cereals can have potential health benefits for humans eating the meat.

    21st June 2011



    PhD for strawberry breakthrough

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    An academic who proved the cancer fighting potential of strawberries will be awarded a PhD at the University of Ulster’s first graduation ceremony of the summer.

    27th June 2011



    University of Ulster Research Funding Up £2 million

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    University of Ulster Research Funding Up £2 million

    Academics at the University of Ulster were awarded approximately £14million in research grants for the academic year 2010/11 – almost £2 million up on the previous year, despite the economic downturn.

    8th August 2011



    Annual Dairy Council Lecture

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    The Northern Ireland Centre for Food and Health, University of Ulster in association with The Dairy Council for Northern Ireland invites you to the ANNUAL DAIRY COUNCIL NUTRITION LECTURE

    "New Directions in Sports Nutrition†by Professor Ron Maughan BSc PhD, Professor of Sport and Exercise Nutrition, Loughborough University



    Masterclass in Nutrition Series

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    Masterclass in Nutrition Series Personalised Nutrition: Opportunities for the Food Industry
    Date: 30 November 2011 Venue: Riverside Theatre, University of Ulster, Coleraine campus
    This master class is open to all those currently working/studying within the area of food, nutrition and health and we particularly welcome those working within the local food industry.



    NICHE Team Raises £2300 for Community Rescue Service

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    NICHE Team Raises £2300 for Community Rescue Service Friends and colleagues of the late Karen Coyles have raised £2300 to help the Community Rescue Service (CRS). 20th December 2011