Registration now open for the Tayside Realistic Medicine Conference 2020 Event

29th May, 2020

Registration is now open for the second 'Living Realistically' Realistic Medicine Conference in Tayside which takes place on Friday 29th May 2020 from 9am - 4pm in the University of Dundee Dalhousie Building. Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Gregor Smith will provide an update on Realistic Medicine from a national perspective and an overview of the latest national report. The four key themes...

NHS Tayside STAR Awards 2020 open for nominations News

6th February, 2020

The NHS Tayside Staff Appreciation and Recognition (STAR) Awards 2020 are now open for nominations.  The awards are a great opportunity to celebrate NHS Tayside staff who provide excellent patient care or go the extra mile in their job.   There are various categories including Outstanding Individual, Outstanding Team, Innovation and Improvement, Global Citizenship and Un...

International Day of Medical Physics - 7th Novemeber 2019 News

7th November, 2019

Today is the International Day of Medical Physics (IDMP).  The International Organisation for Medical Physics (IOMP) started the annual event to help raise awareness of the profession.   A theme is chosen by the IOMP every year - this year's theme is "It's a Medical Physics world" - click here to view the official IOMP poster.   National professional bodies are enco...

New AHSP Innovation Development Manager post - open for applications News

11th September, 2019

NHS Tayside is recruiting for an AHSP Innovation Development Manager (IDM) to join the team.   The position is full time, 37.5 hours per week for a fixed term of 3 years.   The IDM is a new appointment and the role will have a primary focus on driving healthcare innovation collaborations and raising external project funding. The IDM must also demonstrate a s...

New AHSP brochure now available News

2nd July, 2019

Click on the image below to read the new AHSP 'Transforming lives through research and innovation' brochure.  ...

AHSP Ethnographic Evaluation June 2019 News

20th June, 2019

"The Academic Health Science Partnership (AHSP) in Tayside was founded in May 2014 as a formal enabler of innovation across the University of Dundee, NHS Tayside and Social Care that has impact on health, care and wealth.  It is inter-disciplinary and cross sectorial, including commercial, local and regional collaboration that drives transformation through innovation in service delivery,...

TASC Clinical Research Fellowships now open for applications News

19th June, 2019

Applications are invited for the TASC Clinical Research Fellowships 2019.     The aim of the fellowship is to promote and support translational research within NHS Tayside by enabling clinicians to develop an independent research portfolio.     The fellowship offers funding for up to 2 sessions (1 day/week) for up to 2 years.  Continuation of R...

SHIL Inventor Guide News

24th May, 2019

Scottish Health Innovations Ltd (SHIL) work in partnership with NHS Scotland to identify, protect, develop and commercialise healthcare innovations to improve patient care.   Click here to read SHIL's new Inventor Guide to help bring your idea to life.   You can also visit the SHIL website for more information:

NHS Tayside STAR Awards winners News

24th May, 2019

The winners of NHS Tayside’s Staff Appreciation and Recognition (STAR) Awards were announced at the Apex Hotel in Dundee on 23 May 2019.   The awards provide staff and the public a chance to nominate an individual, service or team for delivering outstanding patient care or going the extra mile in their job.   The ceremony was hosted by Professor Jason Leitch, Nati...

Realistic Medicine Conference in Tayside May 2019 News

17th May, 2019

A conference was held on 17 May 2019 to explore the challenges and opportunities of the Scottish Government Chief Medical Officer’s ‘Realistic Medicine’ concept.   Realistic Medicine puts the person receiving healthcare at the centre of decisions about their care, and encourages health and care workers to find out what matters to the person so that their care mat...