Why I’m proud to be a Principal Investigator for sexual health research
When Lisa Southon was a student nurse, she had absolutely no interest in doing clinical research. However, 15 years later as a band 7 senior clinical research nurse she is a research pioneer at MFT.
My journey to becoming Manchester’s first Professor of Transplantation
Mr Titus Augustine was recently appointed as Manchester’s first Chair of Transplantation via the MAHSC Honorary Clinical Chair Scheme. He shares his career journey and goals for the future.
Why I’ll never underestimate research again
Second-year student children's nurse Sophie Roberts is encouraging others to embrace research
My experience of the Formal Research Radiography Mentoring Scheme
Rebekah Goulston is a diagnostic radiographer at the University Dental Hospital of Manchester. Below, Rebekah blogs about her experience of the Formal Research Radiography Mentoring Scheme (FoRRM).
Wythenshawe Research Nurse attends global launch of Nursing Now
Nursing Now is a three year global campaign developed by the International Council of Nurses and the World Health Organization to tackle the changing needs of 21st century healthcare.
Working towards earlier diagnosis and a more targeted approach for respiratory conditions
Professor Jørgen Vestbo blogs about respiratory research funded by the NIHR Manchester Biomedical Research Centre and improving diagnosis and treatment of respiratory conditions.
The importance of safeguarding NHS patients
Catherine Chmiel, Safeguarding Lead for R&I sets out to raise awareness that safeguarding in everybody's business and discusses how and why it is important to report concerning behaviour.
Why the NHS has a vital role to play in pioneering treatments for fatal childhood diseases
As a clinician you get first-hand experience of the benefits, but also limitations, of existing treatments, and naturally identify questions that can often be answered through research.