TASC Research & Development Department News

10th August, 2018

The Tayside Medical Science Centre (TASC) mission is to support safe research today and deliver better treatments tomorrow, therefore improving the health of future generations.  The Centre combines the research strength of the University of Dundee with NHS Tayside and is part of the eastern node of NHS Research Scotland.   To find out more about the TASC Research & Developmen...

Appointment of Biomedical Cluster Director (AHSP) News

17th July, 2018

Professor Graeme Houston has been appointed as Biomedical Cluster Director (AHSP).       Graeme is currently Chair of Clinical Imaging & Intervention and Director of the Clinical Research Imaging Facility, Molecular & Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Dundee.   This new role arose from the revised AHSP strategy which will focus on 4 str...

Good Death Week - May 14-20th News

11th May, 2018

Ninewells Palliative Care Team and TayPEOLC will be hosting an exhibition as part of Good Death Week:   Good Death Week promotes the positives of living in a society where people can be open about talking about loss and grief. The exhibition explores the idea that as people’s health deteriorates, care and support comes in many guises.   You can visit the exhibition on 15...

Tay Cities Deal website launched News

23rd April, 2018

A new Tay Cities Deal website has been launched as part of the University of Dundee site.  To learn more about the Growing the BioMedical Cluster and JustTech bids, click here.  ...

NHS Tayside STARs celebrated News

23rd April, 2018

Congratulations to all the winners of NHS Tayside's Staff Apppreciation and Recognition (STAR) Awards!  The awards ceremony took place on 19 April 2018 at the Apex Hotel in Dundee, hosted by Professor Jason Leitch, National Clinical Director, Healthcare Quality and Strategy Directorate with the Scottish Government.   NHS Tayside Chairman John Brown said, “It has been f...

STAR Awards finalists announced News

17th April, 2018

Following almost 700 nominations from staff and the public, the 2018 NHS Tayside Staff Appreciation and Recognition (STAR) Awards finalists have been announced.   The awards, which are delivered in partnership with Tayside Health Fund and the Academic Health Science Partnership (AHSP) in Tayside, offered staff and the public a chance to nominate an individual, service or team in o...

TASC vacancy - Senior Clinical Research Governance Manager (temporary) News

14th March, 2018

For more details and to apply for this post, please click here....

SISCC Work Programme 2018/19 - deadline extended to 31/03/18 News

31st January, 2018

SISCC has launched a call for research proposals to help shape the 2018/19 work programme.  The aim of this call is to bring together practitioners and academics to work on ideas, challenges and improvement aims, to develop research questions, evaluation methodologies, use of data to support improvement or opportunities to pilot work to build on the current evidence-base and support...

Tay Cities Leaders Visit News

12th January, 2018

We were delighted to showcase the work of the Dundee Institute for Healthcare Simulation at the Medical School and the Academic Health Science Partnership in Tayside during a visit by Tay Cities Leaders on Friday 12th January 2018.  Read more about it in below article from the Tay Cities website. The impact of academic health science on the Tay Cities Region has been demonstrated to s...

New SISCC online course - Tackling Inequalities Through Health and Social Care Design News

12th January, 2018

The Scottish Improvement Science Collaborating Centre (SISCC) is delighted to announce that as part of the Knowledge into Action at Scale work; the Tackling Inequalities Through Health and Social Care Design online course will be launched on 18th February 2018.   **CLICK ANYWHERE ON THE FLYER BELOW TO JOIN THE COURSE** ...