The latest research and news from the NIHR CLAHRC Oxford and our partners

Medical statistician wins best presentation at RSS Young Statisticians Meeting

Medical statistician wins best presentation at RSS Young Statisticians Meeting

CLAHRC Partner

Usama Ali, medical statistician at the Centre for Statistics in Medicine (CSM), wowed the crowd at the Royal Statistical Society's (RSS) Young Statisticians Meeting, winning best presentation for his work on a CLAHRC Oxford funded project preventing falls in hospitals.

CLAHRC Oxford Infographic Shortlisted for NIHR Digital Award

CLAHRC Oxford Infographic Shortlisted for NIHR Digital Award

CLAHRC Research Public engagement

A CLAHRC Oxford infographic, produced to share the preliminary results of the OxFAB study with participants of the study, has been shortlisted as part of the NIHR’s Let’s Get Digital competition.

INVOLVE IS RECRUITING FOR A NEW CHAIR

INVOLVE IS RECRUITING FOR A NEW CHAIR

Partner

Can you champion the role of patients and carers in improving UK health and care research? Do you have the skills to help our advisory group become a leading influence in global public involvement?

NIHR releases new 'in a nut shell' video

NIHR releases new 'in a nut shell' video

CLAHRC Partner

The NIHR have just released a new video to explain who the NIHR is and what it does.

Stakeholder Symposium Success

Stakeholder Symposium Success

CLAHRC Partner

June 6th was the third CLAHRC Oxford Stakeholder Symposium.

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust tops table of recruitment for research

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust tops table of recruitment for research

Partner Research

NIHR CLAHRC Oxford's host NHS trust has risen to the top of a table for the most people recruited to take part in research studies.

Talking about healthy, happy eating

Talking about healthy, happy eating

Public engagement

CLAHRC-funded diet researchers take part in Oxfordshire Science Festival

CLAHRC Oxford researcher part of new research estimating the health impact of the UK soft drinks ‘sugar tax’

CLAHRC Oxford researcher part of new research estimating the health impact of the UK soft drinks ‘sugar tax’

Research

Professor Susan Jebb, who leads the CLAHRC’s ‘Behaviour Change: Diet and obesity’ research theme, is co-author of new research, published in The Lancet Public Health, estimating the health benefits of the UK soft drinks industry levy.

Double Win at BNF Awards for CLAHRC Oxford Researchers

Double Win at BNF Awards for CLAHRC Oxford Researchers

CLAHRC

HRH Princess Anne presents Professor Susan Jebb and Dr Carmen Piernas with British Nutrition Foundation awards

CLAHRC funded study finds that early intervention services can save NHS millions

CLAHRC funded study finds that early intervention services can save NHS millions

CLAHRC Partner Research

A CLAHRC Oxford and Oxford AHSN study led by our Early Intervention theme lead and Deputy Director, Professor Belinda Lennox, has shown how early community intervention to tackle psychosis paves the way to shave £63 million off the societal costs of the illness.

CLAHRC Oxford Launches Raft of New Studies

CLAHRC Oxford Launches Raft of New Studies

CLAHRC Partner Research Funding

The NIHR CLAHRC Oxford is delighted to announce the launch of 11 new projects tackling issues ranging from weight management and mental health to understanding and using patient experience feedback to improve health services.

Oxford receives £126 million boost to biomedical research

Oxford receives £126 million boost to biomedical research

Partner Funding Research

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), which is funded through the Department of Health, have announced that Oxford will receive £126 million in funding for ground-breaking health research, between 2017 and 2022.

CLAHRC Oxford Infographic Gets Awards Honourable Mention

CLAHRC Oxford Infographic Gets Awards Honourable Mention

CLAHRC Public engagement

CLAHRC Oxford is delighted to have received an honourable mention in the Outreach and Public Engagement category at the 2016 OxTALENT awards for an infographic produced to share the preliminary results of The Oxford Food and Activity Behaviours (OxFAB) study with its participants.

Exploring collaboration: The 2015 CLAHRC Stakeholder Symposium

Exploring collaboration: The 2015 CLAHRC Stakeholder Symposium

CLAHRC Partner

Nearly 100 people from over 20 organisations came together under one roof in late November last year. Their purpose? To identify new opportunities for collaborations and explore some of the barriers and facilitators to collaboration in health and social care at our second annual Stakeholder Symposium.

Infrastructure Doctoral Training Exchange Scheme

Infrastructure Doctoral Training Exchange Scheme

CLAHRC Partner Funding Research

The NIHR Trainees Coordinating Centre has just launched the 3rd round of their Infrastructure Doctoral Training Exchange (IDTE) scheme

CLAHRC Oxford researcher, Dr Jane Fossey, wins Best Dementia Lead

Research

Dr Jane Fossey, of Oxford Health NHS Foundation trust, and CLAHRC Oxford researcher was awarded the prize for the ‘Best Dementia Lead 2015’ at the prestigious 6th National Dementia Care Awards 2015.

Professor Michael Sharpe Wins Excellence and Innovation Award

Professor Michael Sharpe Wins Excellence and Innovation Award

CLAHRC Partner

NIHR CLAHRC Oxford theme lead honoured by the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine.

CLAHRC Oxford in the NIHR Annual Report: ‘saving money, saving lives’

CLAHRC Oxford in the NIHR Annual Report: ‘saving money, saving lives’

CLAHRC Funding Research Publication

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) – the research arm of the NHS – has acknowledged the work of NIHR CLAHRC Oxford in its 2014-2015 annual report.

Dr Jane Walker shortlisted for ‘academic researcher of the year’ award 2015

Dr Jane Walker shortlisted for ‘academic researcher of the year’ award 2015

CLAHRC

Dr Jane Walker, Senior Clinical Researcher and Consultant Psychiatrist, has been shortlisted for 'Psychiatric Academic Researcher' of the Year 2015 by the Royal College of Psychiatrists. The annual RCPsych Awards mark the highest level of achievement within psychiatry, and are designed to recognise and reward excellent practice in the field of mental health.

Professor Carl Heneghan highlighted as one of the UKs top clinical leaders

Professor Carl Heneghan highlighted as one of the UKs top clinical leaders

CLAHRC

Professor Heneghan, part of the CLAHRC Oxford management board, has for the second time been included in the Health Service Journal's top 100 most influential clinical leaders (for innovation).

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