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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

OxFAB study launches

OxFAB study launches

Research

Online study looks into the strategies people use to lose weight

What’s the right diet for you? A BBC Horizon experiment

What’s the right diet for you? A BBC Horizon experiment

Research

NIHR CLAHRC-funded researchers lead unique BBC experiment investigating tailoring diets for weight loss.

NIHR CLAHRC Oxford partners with the James Lind Alliance

NIHR CLAHRC Oxford partners with the James Lind Alliance

Research

The James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership will identify the uncertainties that surround bipolar disorder.

Integrated care package for depressed cancer patients ‘strikingly’ effective

Integrated care package for depressed cancer patients ‘strikingly’ effective

Research

Depression in cancer patients is common, is often untreated, but can be significantly improved with a new, integrated approach to care, NIHR CLAHRC Oxford part-funded research in The Lancet has revealed.

Android tablet app can help COPD patients manage their long-term condition

Android tablet app can help COPD patients manage their long-term condition

Research

An Android tablet-based digital mobile health system to support patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has been found to improve quality of care and aid self-management at home, according to a study published in the British Journal of General Practice.

Guardian Healthcare Innovation Award winners

Guardian Healthcare Innovation Award winners

Research

NIHR CLAHRC Oxford researchers collect Guardian Healthcare Innovation Award for Service Delivery Innovation

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