V&A Dundee Healthcare Design Event Event

23rd May, 2020

A 'Designs on Healthcare' event is being held at the V&A Dundee on Saturday 23rd of May from 10am - 2pm, hosted by Rodney Mountain, ENT Consultant, NHS Tayside.  The event is open to designers, care workers and patients and is free to attend.  Lunch will be provided.   The event will look at: How design is changing mindsets and the delivery of care Why engage...

Realistic Medicine Conference 29 May postponed News

26th March, 2020

The second 'Living Realistically' Realistic Medicine Conference in Tayside which was planned for Friday 29th May 2020 at the Dalhousie Building in Dundee has been postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus situation.  It is hoped that the conference can be re-scheduled for later in the year....

Patients In Research Studies News

12th March, 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: If you are in a research study, please contact your research team for advice on appointments and study visits before your travel. The contact information for your research team can be found in your patient information sheet...

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: