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  • University Hospitals Birmingham

    28 Nov 2017

    Accident, Burns and Critical Care Group meet to discuss research

    The Accident, Burns and Critical Care (ABC) Group met recently to discuss all things research at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. The group, a Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) group, specialises in trauma, burns and…

  • NIHR SRMRC clinical scientists Mark Webber and Fenella Halstead

    27 Nov 2017

    Birmingham based microbiologist awarded PhD

    Birmingham based microbiologist Fenella Halstead has recently been awarded her PhD for her work looking into novel topical antimicrobials for wound care. Fenella, a clinical scientist with the NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre,…

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    24 Nov 2017

    Scar Free Foundation Centre for Conflict Research to open

    The UK’s first ever specialist medical research centre to minimise the impact of scarring and improve the lives of Armed Forces personnel and civilians wounded in conflicts and terrorist attacks is to be established next…

  • Fenella Halstead

    22 Nov 2017

    Antibiotic-sparing wound gel shows “real promise” in fighting biofilm infection

    Scientists from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC) in Birmingham have shown a new antimicrobial wound gel – SurgihoneyRO™– can eradicate biofilms and aid the fight against…

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    15 Nov 2017

    Nursing team come close at Nursing Times Awards

    The shortlisted research nursing team from Birmingham attended the Nursing Times Awards earlier this month for a night of celebrating the very best in nursing. The team from University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHBFT)…

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Duncan Buckley who was treated at the Trauma centre

    06 Nov 2017

    Former patient wins award for research

    A former patient and his wife have won an award for their input into a ground-breaking trial based at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (QEHB). Duncan and Lisa-Marie Buckley have been awarded the Patient and…