Latest news

Hunterian Professorship awarded to Birmingham Clinician Scientist

Hunterian Professorship awarded to Birmingham Clinician Scientist
Description
Mr Nigel Drury, Clinician Scientist in Paediatric Cardiac Surgery at the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, has received the prestigious Hunterian Professsorship for 2021.
Date:
13/01/2021

Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences welcomes new Birmingham Fellow

Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences welcomes new Birmingham Fellow
Description
Dr James Guggenheim has been appointed as a Birmingham Fellow with the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, joining its long established world class research team.
Date:
04/01/2021

Major award for a new national approach to improving clinical research in the NHS to benefit patient care

Major award for a new national approach to improving clinical research in the NHS to benefit patient care
Description
Funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the Department of Health & Social Care, DaRe2THINK will develop an entirely new way to run large clinical trials for patient benefit in the NHS.
Date:
15/12/2020

New research challenges the reason why a new class of drugs benefit patients with heart failure

New research challenges the reason why a new class of drugs benefit patients with heart failure
Description
A recently published study by scientists from King's College London, University of Oxford, University of Glasgow and University of Birmingham sheds light on the mechanism of action of an exciting new class of drugs.
Date:
02/12/2020

Targeted therapies for heart failure research receives £850,000 boost

Targeted therapies for heart failure research receives £850,000 boost
Description
Dr Katja Gehmlich has been jointly awarded a three-year research grant from the Medical Research Council to understand how cardiac mechano-sensing works to help develop therapies for heart failure.
Date:
20/11/2020

University receives two awards to mark gender equality

University receives two awards to mark gender equality
Description
The College of Medical and Dental Sciences has achieved the Athena SWAN Silver award from the Athena SWAN Foundation, recognising the College's commitment to gender equality.
Date:
15/10/2020

Reader in Cardiovascular Immunology joins the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences

Reader in Cardiovascular Immunology joins the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences
Description
Dr Ingrid Dumitriu has joined the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences from St George's, University of London
Date:
11/06/2020

Birmingham professor awarded Weizmann Institute joint programme grant

Birmingham professor awarded Weizmann Institute joint programme grant
Description
Professor Dirk-Peter Herten at the ICVS has received the Weizmann-UK Joint Research Programme Award to improve spatial resolution and quantitative assessment of fluorescently labelled proteins in cells
Date:
03/06/2020

Birmingham researcher wins Programme Grant from the National Institutes of Health

Birmingham researcher wins Programme Grant from the National Institutes of Health
Description
Dr Neil Morgan has been awarded a (Multi PI) R01 Programme Grant from the National Institutes of Health (USA) to research the role of the SLFN14 gene in megakaryopoiesis and platelet development.
Date:
26/05/2020

Global virtual forum keeps heart research going during COVID-19 lockdown

Global virtual forum keeps heart research going during COVID-19 lockdown
Description
A series of live webinars aimed at connecting the global community of cardiovascular researchers are attracting thousands of scientists and clinical doctors from around the world.
Date:
20/04/2020
Displaying 1 to 10 of 60
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next