Monthly Archives: June 2019

  • 20 June 2019

    University Hospitals Birmingham, BT and WM5G demonstrate UK’s first remote ultrasound over a public 5G network

    University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), BT and WM5G are today showcasing how 5G can transform healthcare and the emergency services – with the UK’s first demonstration of a remote-controlled ultrasound scan over a…

  • 17 June 2019

    NIHR BioResource launches at UHB

    Volunteers can now join the NIHR BioResource, which has recently launched in the Centre for Rare Diseases (CfRD) at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (QEHB). The BioResource will form part of a national database, which…

  • 13 June 2019

    MAVORIC trial could lead to new treatment for dermatology patients

    The skin lymphoma team at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust have worked alongside international colleagues on the largest clinical trial of its kind. The MAVORIC trial, which compared a new treatment for two rare…

  • 13 June 2019

    Dermatology trial leads to approval for new treatment

    An international trial, which University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) were the leading recruiters to, has led to the first new drug for skin lymphoma treatment being approved in 18 years. The Alcanza trial…

  • 04 June 2019

    Research Showcase 2019

    At the annual Birmingham Health Partners Research Showcase, held at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham on May 17, hundreds of patients, staff and members of the public found out about the latest breakthroughs and cutting-edge…