Clinical Academic Research Partnerships open News

5th February, 2019

This scheme provides a new flexible route for research-qualified NHS consultants to increase their research skills and experience by engaging with groups and centres of biomedical research excellence, enabling the cross-seeding of perspectives, ideas and connections needed to underpin future translational biomedical research.   Projects are welcome across all areas of the partnering funders...

Ninewells Emergency Department wins award for Best Patient Experience Project 2018 News

7th January, 2019

Congratulations to Ninewells Emergency Department for winning the Royal College of Emergency Medicine Award for Best Patient Experience Project of the Year 2018.   The award is for work that the department carried out in association with the University of Dundee Medical School and College of Art and Design, and built on the feedback provided by staff and patients in the department.  Ne...

University of Dundee Venture 2019 – £25k New Business Idea Competition News

12th December, 2018

£25,000 is on offer to support new business ideas among students, staff and recent graduates as the University of Dundee launches the Venture 2019 competition.   There are 7 specific categories:   Undergraduate Student Award - £2,000 prize fund sponsored by Business Gateway and Centre of Entrepreneurship School of Business Student Award - £2,500 prize fund...

Scottish Healthcare Innovation Directory launches News

4th December, 2018

The AHSP is delighted to highlight the new Scottish Healthcare Innovation Directory (https://health.lcsdirectoryscotland.com/).   It is a valuable addition to improving the navigation of the complicated healthcare innovation ecosystem in Scotland. The directory, which will continue to develop and be updated, aims to to help companies identify and access NHS and health researc...

DRAMS Discovering Research Event 2018 News

23rd November, 2018

Professor Dilip Nathwani, Director of AHSP in Tayside, Consultant Physician and Honorary Professor of Infection attended the Dundee Research and Academic Medicine Society Discovering Research 2018 event last night at Ninewells Hospital and Medical School and gave an inspiring talk on his academic and clinical career, and encouraged medical and dental students to embra...