Media

  • 10 July 2018

    Internships show benefits of collaboration

    An internship scheme at the Inflammation Research Facility (IRF), part of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), has shown the benefits of collaboration between UHB and the University of Birmingham (UoB). Sadhika Yasmin, a…

  • 09 July 2018

    Next steps for the Midlands-Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre

    The Director of the Midlands and Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (MW-ATTC) recently spoke about the latest developments for the Centre, as well as the benefits of collaborative working. Professor Phillip Newsome, MW-ATTC Director and…

  • 06 July 2018

    UHB Research Radiographer to represent England in Toronto marathon

    A research radiographer at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), who recently finished fourth in the main women’s race at the London Marathon, has been selected to represent England. Hayley Carruthers will compete internationally…

  • 05 July 2018

    Leader in her field brings the latest technology and techniques in endoscopy to Birmingham

    One of our most high profile researchers comes to University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) via Milan, Tokyo, Rome, London, Cambridge, Germany and Canada, and brings with her a vast international reputation, being at…

  • 26 June 2018

    General Surgery Research Team goes from strength to strength

    General Surgery research has grown significantly over the last few years and now boasts an established team of researchers from a wide range of specialities. Surgeons, trainee surgeons and a stretched trials manager, with the…

  • 20 June 2018

    Prize-winning concussion study could transform sports safety

    A project that could revolutionise how sports-related concussion injuries are diagnosed recently won the prestigious Sankey prize. The REpetitive COncussion in Sport (RECOS) project, led by researchers at the NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research…

  • 18 June 2018

    Clinical Academic event celebrates NHS Research

    Birmingham Health Partners (BHP) recently hosted the second annual Midlands and East of England ‘Celebrating Multidisciplinary Research in the NHS’ event. The event, which coincided with the BHP Research Showcase, welcomed nearly 100 clinical staff…

  • 18 June 2018

    Innovative eye researchers shortlisted for healthcare innovation award

    Professor Alastair Denniston, consultant ophthalmologist at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), and his team have been shortlisted for a prestigious award celebrating the best healthcare innovations in the West Midlands. The team, led…

  • 15 June 2018

    Arthritis event showcases BEACON trial

    A recent event, held at the University of Birmingham’s Medical School, highlighted the benefits of a study focusing on the early phases of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). The academic seminar was a celebration of BEACON (Birmingham…

  • 07 June 2018

    New Research Nurses are a great asset for the Stroke Team

    Michelle Bates and Katherine Ahlquist are two recently appointed stroke Research Sisters working on a number of different trials currently at University Hospitals Birmingham (UHB) NHS Foundation Trust. The Trust holds the coveted status of…