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  • phd graduation

    Congratulations to our PhD Students who graduated in January!

    Many congratulations to our amazing PhD students who graduated in January 2019. 

    Congratulations to:

    Dr Rebecca Simpson, Dr Paul Mahoney, Dr Jo Rothwell, Dr Katharine Whittingham and Dr Ameerah Qattan.

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    Erin Beal's success with the TA Sure Scheme

    Congratulations to Erin on the TA SURE Scheme.

  • stephenwalters

    Professor Stephen Walters receives NIHR Senior Investigator Award

    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!

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    Big CACTUS End Event: Results and Celebration

    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.

  • 39th Society Clinical Trials Conference

    DTS was well represented at the 39th Society Clinical Trials Conference in Portland, Oregon and presented their work.

    Read more about the presentations here.

  • magic

    MAGIC: Study Update

    The MAGIC trial (Melatonin for Anxiety prior to General anaesthesia In Children)

    For a study update read more about it here.

  • rds

    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.

  • hicals

    HIGHCALS: Study Update

    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.

  • stevenjulious

    DTS New Director

    Professor Steven Julious will be taking over as the DTS Section Director from the 1st August 2018.

    Read his message here.

  • Meridian

    The Meridian team have had a series of 3 papers published in the December issue of the Journal of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

  • mascot


    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

    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

  • dataobservaory

    The Data Observatory Study

    The Data Observatory Study

    For an update on the Data Observatory Study please read further.

  • asticlite

    ASTIClite: Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation In refractory Crohn's disease

    ASTIClite: Autologous Stem cell Transplantation In refractory Crohn's disease - Low Intensity Therapy Evaluation

  • commend

    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