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Research drives campaign to reduce hot drink injuries to babies and toddlers

Research drives campaign to reduce hot drink injuries to babies and toddlers

30 Oct

‘SafeTea’ campaign launched on National Burns Awareness Day

 

The Scar Free Foundation and Health and Care Research Wales are supporting a national campaign aimed at reducing the number and severity of injuries caused to babies and toddlers by hot drinks.

Job vacancy: Head of population cancer research

Job vacancy: Head of population cancer research

25 Oct

Public Health Wales are seeking a highly motivated Head of population cancer researchto lead and develop the high quality research undertaken at the Welsh Cancer Intelligence and Surveillance Unit (WCISU).

Health and Care Research Wales conference 2019: showcasing partnership and collaboration

Health and Care Research Wales conference 2019: showcasing partnership and collaboration

24 Oct

We would like to extend a huge thank you to everyone who attended, and presented or exhibited at, this year’s Health and Care Research Wales conference on 3 October at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff.

Nominations are open – Let’s celebrate our research stars!

Nominations are open – Let’s celebrate our research stars!

15 Oct

Nominations are now open for the Support & Delivery Impact Awards 2020.

Dr Ashra Khanom scoops 2019 Public Involvement Achievement Award

Dr Ashra Khanom scoops 2019 Public Involvement Achievement Award

11 Oct

Dr Ashra Khanom, based at Swansea University Medical School, and her team of researchers from asylum-seeking and refugee communities won the 2019 Public Involvement Achievement Award for their ground-breaking work on the HEAR study.

@ResearchWales on location… The hidden figures making kidney research happen in Wales

@ResearchWales on location… The hidden figures making kidney research happen in Wales

9 Oct

Tucked away at the back of the building on the first floor of the Welsh Blood Service headquarters in Llantrisant. That’s where you’ll find the Welsh Transplantation and Immunogenetics Laboratory – known around the building as WTAIL for short.