Monthly Archives: March 2019

  • 29 March 2019

    Healthcare Science Day 2019

    Students and schoolchildren from across the West Midlands found out about the range of healthcare science careers at the fourth annual Healthcare Science Day, held in the Atrium of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEHB). The…

  • 29 March 2019

    UHB staff awarded prestigious research Fellowships to improve patient care

    Two members of staff at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) will begin their NIHR Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowship (CDRF) this month. Supported by the UHB Integrated Clinical Academic Team, Lisa Shepherd and Nicola…

  • 26 March 2019

    UHB is leading UK recruiter to liver trial

    University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) is the joint leading recruiter across the United Kingdom into an international research trial that could change how liver operations are performed worldwide. A team of surgeons, anaesthetists…

  • 25 March 2019

    Could heart drug help lung disease patients?

    Drugs traditionally used to treat blood pressure and heart disease are to be given to lung disease patients to see if they can be beneficial, in a trial coordinated by the University of Aberdeen. Chronic…

  • 12 March 2019

    Tom Wride – research and racquets

    A 5am training session, a day in the office auditing clinical trials at UHB and then an evening session in the gym is the sort of  regime and discipline that has taken Tom Wride to…

  • 12 March 2019

    NIHR SRMRC Holds Research Showcase alongside UoB’s Launch of New Centre for Trauma Sciences Research

    The launch of the University of Birmingham’s (UoB) new Centre for Trauma Sciences (CTSR) took place on 26th March and was combined with the exciting Show and Tell event for the NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology…

  • 11 March 2019

    Introduction to Metabolomics for the Clinical Scientist

      11 March 2019, 09:45-16:15 School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham The 1-day course, organised by the University of Birmingham in partnership with the Phenome Centre Birmingham, will provide clinicians with an overview of the metabolomics…

  • 05 March 2019

    Healthcare Science Day – 6th March 2019

    The annual Healthcare Science  event will be held in the Atrium of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEHB) from 9am to 4pm, 6th March, as part of the celebration of Healthcare Science Week. Young and old…

  • 05 March 2019

    Healthcare Science Day – 6th March 2019

    On 6th March 2019, healthcare scientists at UHB  will demonstrate the huge range of roles and careers available in the NHS to local schools, patients and the public. The annual Healthcare Science  event will be…