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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”.

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    Dr Chris Littlewood - Service of the Year award

    Dr Chris Littlewood recently received a 'Service of the Year' award from the Association of Orthopaedic Chartered Physiotherapists  The award recognized the practical implications of a pragmatic randomised controlled trial conducted in the NHS.

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    Multicentre Randomised Controlled Trial of Induced Endometrial Trauma In Women Undergoing First Time

    Multicentre Randomised Controlled Trial of Induced Endometrial Trauma In Women Undergoing First Time In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF).

    CTRU are collaborating with Sheffield Teaching Hospitals managing a new study from December 2015, funded by the HTA . The Chief Investigator for the study is Dr Mostafa Metwally.

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    The Sheffield Professional Awards 2015

    We are proud to announce that Karen Beck and Nicola Donohoe were both nominated and shortlisted for the Sheffield Professional Awards 2015

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    A Word from the Director

    A Word from the Director

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    The Lancet Series on Research: Increasing value, reducing waste

    Steven Julious was part of a group who published a paper on reducing waste from incomplete or unusable reports of biomedical research as part of a series of articles in The Lancet on increasing value and reducing waste in research ranging from waste in deciding what research to do, through to waste because of unusable reports of research.

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    PLEASANT Trial wins prize

    PLEASANT Trial wins prize