Healthy Liverpool talking to patients
Healthy Liverpool: Shared Decision Making Consultation
NHS Liverpool CCG has launched a public conversation with patients to understand how, through shared decision making, we can better support local people to have a stronger voice in decisions about their health and care.
Shared decision making, in which clinicians and patients work together to identify the best choice of treatment, is supported by the Government’s commitment to ‘no decision about me without me&r...
Published: 17th July 2015Read more
Respiratory Research at the Royal win Chief Executive's Award
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
Respiratory team win Chief Executive award... The Respiratory Research at the Royal (RRR) Team won the The Chief Executive's Award at the Trust’s Make a Difference Awards. Voted by the Trust Board, this award recognises a team or individual who has collaborated with a source outside of the Trust for the greater good of the Trust. The judges commented: “This multi-disciplinary research team and the...
Published: 3rd July 2015Read more
EULAR Centre of Excellence Designation
Liverpool Health Partners Musculo-skeletal Clinical Academic Programme have joined a small and select group of units around Europe to have the designation “EULAR Centre of Excellence”.
There are 22 EULAR Centres of Excellence in Rheumatology.
EULAR collates a register of the top research centres in European rheumatology with a three-fold goal: to develop a group of first-class research centres for active researchers, to enable exchange of fellows' research projects, and to ...
Published: 22nd June 2015Read more
Professor Munir Pirmohamed knighted in Queen’s Birthday Honours
Liverpool Health Partners Interim Executive Director and The University of Liverpool’s David Weatherall Chair in Medicine, Professor Munir Pirmohamed, has received a Knights Bachelor in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2015.
Professor Pirmohamed, also Consultant Physician at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, holds the only NHS Chair in Pharmacogenetics in the UK and is Director of the Medical Research Council’s Centre for Drug Safety Sciences. He has been recogni...
Published: 15th June 2015Read more
LHP welcomes Australian Delegation
Liverpool Health Partners (LHP) has played host to a delegation from North Queensland in Australia today, who are in Merseyside on a fact finding party looking at how LHP works as a strategic partnership in order to explore the potential for establishing a Tropical Australia Academic Health Science Centre.
LHP’s Chairman, Professor Sir Ian Gilmore, led the tour, which included the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital Trust’s Clinical Research Unit, the Un...
Published: 2nd June 2015Read more