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Specialty lead awarded prestigious scholarship to form international research collaboration

Specialty lead awarded prestigious scholarship to form international research collaboration

14 Jun

Health and Care Research Wales’ specialty lead for surgery, Professor Iain Whitaker, has been awarded a prestigious scholarship to form a research collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Practice-changing Welsh diabetes research shared across the pond

Practice-changing Welsh diabetes research shared across the pond

12 Jun

Professor Stephen Bain, Health and Care Research Wales specialty lead for diabetes and director of the Diabetes Research Unit Cymru, has spoken at the world’s largest meeting on diabetes – the American Diabetes Association’s 79th Scientific Sessions - in San Francisco, California.

UK Local Information Pack - Setting up NHS/HSC research in the UK

UK Local Information Pack - Setting up NHS/HSC research in the UK

6 Jun

From the 5 June researchers working with NHS/HSC organisations across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales will benefit from a consistent package to support study set-up and delivery across the UK.

New treatment researched in Wales

New treatment researched in Wales doubles time breast cancer is controlled

4 Jun

Millions of patients with incurable breast cancer could benefit from Welsh-led research presented to the world leading cancer research conference in Chicago today (Tuesday 4 June).

Catch up on our International Clinical Trials Day celebrations

Catch up on our International Clinical Trials Day celebrations

24 May

This week we’ve been celebrating International Clinical Trials Day (20 May) by showcasing all of the amazing work that happens in research in Wales through social media.

 

Setting up NHS/HSC research in the UK

UK Local Information Pack - Setting up NHS/HSC research in the UK

22 May

Setting up NHS/HSC research in the UK - preparing for change on 5 June 2019