Monthly Archives: June 2013

  • 27 June 2013

    UHB leads the way on clinical research

    UHB is spearheading the trend in a rise in clinical research across the region and the wider NHS, according to a new league table published today. The Trust has increased the number of studies being…

  • Hubble trial logo

    27 June 2013

    HubBLe haemorrhoid trial finds great success

    UHB researchers are among the country’s leading recruiters for a study which could change the standard procedure for treating the painful condition of haemorrhoids. The HubBLe haemorrhoid trial compares the effectiveness of two different treatments,…

  • Fleming Laboratory sign

    25 June 2013

    Lab named for charity supporting burns research

    A Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham burns research laboratory has been named in honour of a charity which has helped to fund research into disfiguring injuries across the country. PF Charitable Trust was founded by the…

  • 20 June 2013

    Research Design Service West Midlands clinic

    Intending to apply for research funding in applied health or social care? This free service can offer you advice and support in areas such as: formulating your research question  designing your research proposal getting the…

  • Screenshot of patient safety research video

    17 June 2013

    Patient safety research video wins national competition

    Researchers from University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) and the University of Birmingham have secured the top spot in a national competition. A video produced by a team examining the importance of information technology…

  • 14 June 2013

    New burns research centre announced

    A £6 million new burn injury research centre has been launched at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. The Healing Foundation Centre for Burns Research will look at understanding how the body responds to burn injury and developing…

  • Laura Lord

    12 June 2013

    New group spreads the word about research

    A new forum has been launched to look at innovative ways to promote the benefits of healthcare research to patients. The Public and Patient Involvement and Awareness of Research Group is chaired by Professor Philip…

  • 11 June 2013

    Mark Cook

    Mark Cook is Associate Director of Research responsible for cancer at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), responsible for ensuring functionality at an MDT (multidisciplinary team) to deliver high quality outcomes across all tumour…

  • 11 June 2013

    Hilary Fanning

    Hilary is Director of Research Development & Innovation at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), where she manages the Trust’s research funding portfolio and oversees a department of approximately 150 wte Research Directorate staff.…

  • 07 June 2013

    Crowds flock to Trust’s research showcase

    Hundreds of people got a glimpse inside the Trust’s large and varied research programmes during QEHB Charity Research 2013 – You Can Make a Difference event. The event was part of International Clinical Trials Day, which…