Research and innovation news
Keep up-to-date with the latest news, publications and events from the Research and Innovation team at MFT.
CMFT joins new national IMPACT network to deliver early stem cell transplantation trials
Congratulations to the haematology research team, headed by Dr Eleni Tholouli, who will receive funding to recruit a new Band 6 Research Nurse for the four-year project.
Manchester Dysmorphology Course attracts doctors from around the world
The 8th Manchester Dysmorphology Course has attracted delegates from 24 different countries including many from Eastern Europe, Morocco, the Middle East and Scandinavia as well as the UK.
CMFT researcher named Royal College of Emergency Medicine Young Researcher of the Year
Laura Howard has also been rewarded with a £5000 prize for her project on how events in the emergency department affect the wellbeing of medics.
Renal research team recruit first UK patient for study investigating drug to reduce cardiac risk
Congratulations to the renal research team who have recruited the first patient in the UK for the CaLIPSO study into helping treat patients with chronic kidney disease.
MAHSC Internal Peer Review – NIHR Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) Applications
NIHR have recently announced the next call for RfPB applications. MAHSC will be reviewing applications for the Wednesday 19th July 2017 deadline.
Bridging the Gap
TITCH is a national healthcare technology network that has been established to support the development of technology solutions to help improve children’s healthcare.
Manchester researchers secure funding to develop a tool to identify fractures associated with osteoporosis
A team from Manchester has been awarded funding to develop a novel software system that will identify vertebral (spine)
Innovative 3D printing projects awarded funding for areas of unmet clinical need
At total of £40,000 has been awarded to pilot projects led or supported by staff from CMFT to work with specialist teams to co-develop pioneering medical technology.