Case studies

Improving sensory experiences for older people

Working with the Sensory Trust, this joint research project is undertaking a systematic review to assess the health and wellbeing benefits of sensory experiences, especially in the outdoors.

Connecting children with nature

A ground-breaking research partnership is hoping to reinvigorate children’s connections with nature through a new method of teaching.

Stimulating growth for wellbeing businesses

In a pioneering research initiative, John Tredinnick Rowe has worked with Spiezia Organics to improve understanding of how the health and wellbeing sector can work with mainstream organisations such as the NHS.

Examining links between health and housing

This research-business partnership is working with Cornish companies Coastline Housing and Carnego Systems to use cutting edge technology to understand how resident behaviour can affect indoor air quality in our homes.

Research partnership brings multiple benefits

Working with two community interest companies, this research partnership is providing a powerful way to examine how natural environments can affect children’s health and wellbeing.

Mobile tech collaboration explores rare disease

This Cornish research partnership is using mobile technology to transform our understanding of Ménière’s Disease, a rare and poorly understood condition. Bringing together the region’s leading academic and digital experts, the collaboration is highlighting Cornwall's expertise in eHealth.

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