Announcements

Save the date - Brittle Bone Society Annual Conference & AGM 2018 Event

18th August, 2018 Until 20th August, 2018

The Brittle Bone Society's Annual Conference & AGM is the only conference in the UK exclusively for those living with Osteogenesis Imperfecta. This is the biggest event in the Brittle Bone Society calendar typically attracting around 170 delegates from all over the UK & ROI during the course of the three day weekend. An event not to be missed!  Whether you are an individual...

Save the date - 18th BioDundee International Conference Event

22nd May, 2018 Until 23rd May, 2018

New Perspectives, New Opportunities: Life Sciences and Healthcare The BioDundee conference is now in its 18th year and is the longest-running and most established event of its kind in Scotland. The Conference is a two-day event with accompanying exhibition, sponsorship and partnering opportunities. The accompanying Networking Reception and Gala Dinner is also attended by over 100 key stakeholde...

Save the date - Using Implementation Science in Practice Seminar Event

16th April, 2018 Until 17th April, 2018

This 2 day seminar will take place in the Engineering for Health Building at the University of Surrey and is for healthcare professionals, managers, commissioners, researchers and policy makers in both the public and private sector who want to make effective use of evidence based treatment and care. The seminar will be structured around 4 main themes: 1 - Introduction to implement...

Hubs for Trials Methodology Research Workshop - How to be a good Chief Investigator Event

17th January, 2018

The Hubs for Trials Methodology Research (HTMR) Network are holding their 4th workshop on ‘How to be a Good Chief Investigator’ on 17th January 2018 at the University of Liverpool. It’s led by Paula Williamson and Tony Marson from the North West HTMR hub on this occasion. This one day workshop offers insight to new or relatively new chief investigators (CI) worki...

Launch of new AHSP Innovation web page News

30th November, 2017

Got a Great Idea? Are you an NHS Tayside member of staff - or team - with an idea or proposal for improvement within the NHS across areas such as training, quality improvement, research, healthcare delivery or some other aspect of your role?  Do you know where to go for help in taking your idea forward? The Academic Health Science Partnership in Tayside (AHSP) working in collaboration with...

Applications invited for NRS Career Researcher Fellowships News

20th September, 2017

The next round of the NRS Career Researcher Fellowship scheme is now open for applications. This scheme provides 2 sessions of research time to allow Fellows to develop a research portfolio within the NHS. The scheme for GP’s and Consultants will again be run as regional competitions in the NRS nodes around Scotland. The scheme for non-medical applicants will be run separately as a national...

The Scottish Innovative Student Awards Programme - now open! News

11th September, 2017

SIE contacted academics in the summer to let them know about the new Scottish Innovative Student Awards programme which was being developed from the SMART project pilot. The programme is now being launched and the student workshops are open for registrations. Space is limited, so early student registration is encouraged. 20 September 2017 - Dundee By partipating in...

The Tayside Academic Health Sciences Partnership (AHSP) Clinical Fellowships 2017 News

6th September, 2017

In the third round of the AHSP Fellowships Dr Vassilis Pitsinis, Consultant Breast Surgeon and Dr Jai Mannick (Jaiganesh Manickavasagam), Consultant ENT, both Ninewells, have been awarded Fellowships, commencing September 2017 for a period of 2 years.   Dr Pitsinis’ work will aim to answer the question: could the novel technique of fluorescence detection of sentinel lymphnodes (S...

Dundee Science Festival 2017 - take part News

30th August, 2017

Dundee Science Centre is calling for organisations/individuals to be part of Dundee Science Festival 2017 running from Friday 28 October – Sunday 12 November. This is an exciting opportunity to engage with a variety of audiences and share your research or raise awareness of your work. Events include: How Do Our Bodies Work? Find Out! (28th October, 10am - 5pm) The Horrib...

The Tayside Academic Health Sciences Partnership Clinical Fellowships - June 2017 News

28th June, 2017

Applications are invited for the third round of Tayside Academic Health Sciences Partnership Clinical Fellowships.  This is an innovative opportunity for health professionals working in the NHS to develop and consolidate a research portfolio.  Candidates must be Consultants in the NHS within 6 years of obtaining their first consultant post (or equivalent WTE if part-time) on 1st April...