Monthly Archives: February 2020

  • 25 February 2020

    A Day in The Life of… Dr Kamal Yakoub

    An initiative here at the NIHR SRMRC is to give people an insight in to what different members of our team do on a day-to-day basis. It is our hope that with this people can…

  • 25 February 2020

    The Trauma Landscape – #WhyWeDoResearch

    The face of trauma and emergency medicine is undeniably changing. Between 2008 and 2017, there were almost 250,000 major trauma cases in the NHS – and the complexity of cases has increased for a number…

  • 20 February 2020

    Birmingham named one of just six new Life Sciences Opportunity Zones

    The Birmingham Health Partners ecosystem – which will soon begin construction of Birmingham Life Sciences Park – has been awarded Life Sciences Opportunity Zone status by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).…

  • 12 February 2020

    Pioneering Research wins prestigious award

    The Scar Free Foundation has been awarded The Sun’s Military Award, “The Millie”, in Innovation. The award recognises the unique partnership between the Foundation and the CASEVAC Club for the pioneering research underway at The…

  • 12 February 2020

    Rheumatology registrar awarded multi-million pound fellowship to develop research

    Dr Adam Croft, an honorary Specialist Registrar at UHB and NIHR Clinical Lecturer at the University of Birmingham, has recently been awarded £2.5 million funding by the Kennedy Trust for Rheumatology Research to develop his…

  • 05 February 2020

    MW-ATTC develop new resources for healthcare professionals

    The Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre network have recently developed training materials for staff in the NHS and beyond working in the excitng new field of advanced therapies. A logistics video, explaining the process for transporting…