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  • RSC 2015

    DTS postgraduate research students present their work at the 38th Research Students' Conference in Probability & Statistics 2015, Leeds.

  • Stephen Walters

    A Word from the Director June 2015

    A Word from the Director June 2015

  • Munya Dimairo invited as speaker at the PSI 2015 Annual Conference in London

    Munya Dimairo invited as speaker at the PSI 2015 Annual Conference in London

    Munya gave a talk on cross-industry barriers, concerns and facilitators to the appropriate use of adaptive designs in confirmatory trials.

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    DTS Section Team Building

    DTS Section Team Building

    On Friday 5 June, the Design Trials and Statistics section had an away afternoon at The Ridge.

  • Randomised Trials Videos

    Randomised Trials Videos

    Professor Mike Campbell in DTS has created a series of short videos introducing the main concepts and methodological approaches to Randomised Trials in health care.

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    Hospital mortality - what does it tell us?

    Hospital mortality – what does it tell us?

    Mike Campbell in DTS has been involved in a number of projects involving deaths in hospital. He recently (March 2015) gave a talk to the Sheffield Festival of Science on the topic.

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    Dr Dawn Teare to take part in the Big Walk

    The University has organised a special fundraising walk of the Pennine Way in September. Funds are to be raised to support translational research into pulmonary arterial hypertension in University of Sheffield labs. Twenty one alumni, staff and friends are taking part including our very own Dr Dawn Teare.

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    E-See Trial

    The University Sheffield Clinical Trials Research Unit (CTRU) are collaborting with Dr Tracey Bywater and colleagues from the University of York, the University of Plymouth, Lancashire Care Foundation NHS Trust, the University of Central Lancashire, and the National University of Ireland Maynooth and have been awarded over £1.8 million by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research (PHR) programme to conduct the E-SEE Trial.

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    ACtiF Study

    CTRU and ScHARR staff have been awarded a five-year programme grant by the NIHR, Programme Grants for Applied Research.  The aim of the programme is to Develop and evaluate an intervention to support Adherence to treatment in adults with Cystic Fibrosis (ACtiF).

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    Clinical Research Fellow - Rachael Curley

    Clinical Research Fellow - Rachael Curley

  • Physiotherapy Management of Sciatica, does early intervention improve outcomes?

    Physiotherapy Management of Sciatica, does early intervention improve outcomes?

    Michael Reddington has recently joined DTS after being awarded a NIHR Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowship. Michael will undertake his fellowship at ScHARR part-time over 4 years. He will remain working in the NHS for the remaining day, as a Spinal Extended Scope Physiotherapist for the spinal surgeons in Sheffield.

  • New Staff within DTS

    New Staff within DTS 

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    NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow - Zhe Hui Hoo

    NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow - Zhe Hui Hoo

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    Amy L. Whithead's abstract selected for the 36th Annual Meeting of the Society for Clinical Trials

    Amy L. Whitehead (ScHARR PGR student attached to DTS) had her abstract selected for the 36th Annual meeting of the Society for Clinical Trials

  • Munya Dimairo supervises 2nd year MBChB intern Abigail Stevely

    Munya Dimairo has been supervising Abigail Stevely a 2nd year MBChB intern working on adaptive designs related project investigating “Differential reporting of group sequential randomised controlled trials in “high impact” medical journals: shortcomings of the CONSORT 2010 statement”.