The Issues with Tissues

The Issues with Tissues (3)

Monday 17th November 12.00-1.00 IBR Seminar

Room (N143)

A significant number of clinical research studies collect, store and use human tissue which requires compliance with applicable legislation and regulatory standards. There is a wealth of support and information within the University to ensure that you are able to both understand and comply with these regulations. This seminar will give you further information regarding the regulations and the support available within the University to help your research with human tissue.

Speakers are:

  • Dr Jane Steele Director, Human Biomaterials Resource Centre
  • Dr Clark Crawford Research Governance Officer

Seminar: Health Informatics and the possibilities for your research.

Monday 20th October 11.30-12.30 IBR Seminar Room (N143)

The seminar will showcase two sources of Health informatics data, give examples of how researchers have used these resources and opportunities for your own research to be enhanced by the resources.

Speakers are:

  • Professor Tom Marshall, Professor of Public Health and Primary Care. Tom uses The Health Improvement Network (THIN) database, a source of electronic primary care records to assist earlier identification of chronic diseases.
  • Dr Krish Nirantharakumar is a Senior Clinical Lecturer his research focuses on the role of informatics and digital technology in the management of diabetes and multiple morbidities.
  • Daniel Ray is Director of Informatics at UHB and one of the leads in the Quality and Outcomes Research Unit (QuORU) at UHB

Open to all, no registration required.


Research Funding Opportunities Seminar

The R&KT Office is holding its first seminar of the academic year  TOMORROW, Thursday 2nd October,  between 1-2 pm in the IBR Seminar Room (N143).

The seminar will highlight the information we produce in the R&KT Office about funding opportunities and some of the more unusual opportunities.

Please come along if you can!  Continue reading