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Many congratulations to our amazing PhD students who graduated in January 2019.
Dr Rebecca Simpson, Dr Paul Mahoney, Dr Jo Rothwell, Dr Katharine Whittingham and Dr Ameerah Qattan.
Congratulations to Erin on the TA SURE Scheme.
Professor of Medical Statistics and Clinical Trials, Stephen Walters has received an NIHR Senior Investigator Award. The award recognises only the top 200 most pre-eminent researchers and represents the country's most outstanding leaders of patient and people-based research within the NIHR Faculty. This year there were 55 appointments, so to win the position is a great honour. Stephen is the fourth NIHR Senior Investigator from ScHARR to win one.
Huge congratulations to Stephen!
The Big CACTUS End Event: Results and Celebration took place on Thursday 14th June 2018. It was a memorable day with many supporters attending.
A link to the press release and the results video can be read in the story along with some pictures form the big day.
DTS was well represented at the 39th Society Clinical Trials Conference in Portland, Oregon and presented their work.
Read more about the presentations here.
The MAGIC trial (Melatonin for Anxiety prior to General anaesthesia In Children)
For a study update read more about it here.
NIHR awards an additional five-year contract for a Research Design Service in Yorkshire and the Humber
The NIHR Research Design Service Yorkshire and the Humber (RDS YH) has been awarded a further five-year contract funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), to continue delivering the service until September 2023.
Read more about it here.
HighCALS: A programme to develop and evaluate a complex intervention to improve nutritional management for people with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
Please read the study update here.
Professor Steven Julious will be taking over as the DTS Section Director from the 1st August 2018.
Read his message here.
The Meridian team have had a series of 3 papers published in the December issue of the Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Alleviating Specific Phobias Experienced by Children Trial (ASPECT) study is looking at the use of a promising alternative to CBT for use in treating children with phobias, called One Session Treatment (OST).
Read more to find out.
Multiple Symptoms Study 3: pragmatic trial of a community based clinic for patients with persistent (medically unexplained) physical symptoms
CTRU and ScHARR staff have been awarded a 3.5 year grant from the NIHR (National Institute for Health Research) Health Services and Delivery Research programme
The Data Observatory Study
For an update on the Data Observatory Study please read further.
ASTIClite: Autologous Stem cell Transplantation In refractory Crohn's disease - Low Intensity Therapy Evaluation
COMMEND - A feasibility study and RCT of acceptance and commitment therapy for people with Motor Neurone Disease
COMMEND - A feasibility study and RCT of acceptance and commitment therapy for people with motor neurone disease