Posts Tagged ‘Research’

Trust ranked in top 50 for research

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

The Trust has been ranked again in the top 50 acute trusts for research by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network (CRN), this time for both the number of research studies and the number of participants taking part. Last year, the Trust took part in 127 studies, putting us in 44th place […]

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Trust’s research team feature in prestigious journal

Monday, February 26th, 2018

The Trust’s research team has had a paper about one of their studies published in the prestigious Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology Journal. Above: Members of the team with Adie Vijoen (back row, middle), the study’s European chief investigator and Trust consultant chemical pathologist The study, led at the Trust by the study’s European chief investigator and […]

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Lister team at heart of major international urology research trial

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

The Lister urology team is leading a multi-centre international research trial involving hospitals from the UK, Belgium and the United States.   The trial, called the Robotic Guided Cytokine Study, is being lead by Mr Nikhil Vasdev, consultant urological surgeon and senior lecturer in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire. To date 20 patients have been recruited successfully at the Lister […]

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Research team recruits most number of patients to national trial

Friday, January 19th, 2018

The Trust’s research team has recruited the most number of patients in England to a national study looking at whether a new ultrasound method will help reduce the number of patients needing a diagnostic operation, compared to the current approach. The study is being led at the Trust by consultant head and neck surgeon Mr […]

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Trust awarded £108,000 in additional research funding

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

The Trust’s research team has been successful, following three successful bids, in gaining additional funding of £108,000 from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). The funding pays for staff to work on research projects until 31 March 2019 in three different areas – cancer, renal medicine and multi-specialty research.  

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Trust awarded £108,000 in additional research funding

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

The Trust’s research team has been successful, following three successful bids, in gaining additional funding of £108,000 from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). The funding pays for staff to work on research projects until 31 March 2019 in three different areas – cancer, renal medicine and multi-specialty research. Phillip Smith, the Trust’s associate […]

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