Liverpool Fellow at Genomic Fellowship Scheme launch

Liverpool Fellow at Genomic Fellowship Scheme launch

Dr. Richard Turner is one of nine fellows who joined leaders in science and healthcare to officially launch the HEE Genomics research and innovation fellowship scheme At a reception at the House of Lords in London, hosted by Lord Willis of Knaresborough, on Tuesday 30th January 2018, Health Education England's Genomics Education Programme (GEP) celebrated the official launch of its Genomics Research and Innovation Fellowship Scheme. The fellowship scheme was created to increase the capa...
 

Published: 9th February 2018

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NWC CRN Awards 2018 - LHP entries shortlisted

NWC CRN Awards 2018 - LHP entries shortlisted

The North-West Coast Research and Innovation Awards 2018 are hosted by the Innovation Agency, Clinical Research Network: North West Coast (CRN NWC) and NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care North West Coast (CLAHRC NWC).   The judging panel have completed their scoring and the following entries have been shortlisted put forward through Liverpool Health Partners (LHP). Well done to all involved for all their hard work and inspiring outcomes.   North W...
 

Published: 24th January 2018

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Blog: Stomach bacteria may affect the risk of stomach cancer

Blog: Stomach bacteria may affect the risk of stomach cancer

Changes in the microbiota of the stomach may alter the risk of stomach cancer Bryony Parsons   For a long time the stomach was considered a sterile environment, due to the presence of stomach acid, which is designed to keep bacterial numbers low. Then, in 1982, Barry Marshall and Robin Warren made the connection between a bacteria call Helicobacter pylori and gastric ulcers. H. pylori was then found to be associated with gastric cancer and is now classified as a class I carcinogen by The...
 

Published: 13th November 2017

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ABPI visit

ABPI visit

On 9th October 2017 the Industry Gateway Office hosted a visit by the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) representatives Dr Sheuli Porkess (Head of Medical Affairs) and Dr Ali Hansford (Head of Science Policy). The session started with two short presentations on LHP and the Industry Gateway Office, followed by a presentation on current priorities for clinical research in the UK by Dr Sheuli Porkess. The session concluded with a highly interactive Q&A session and posit...
 

Published: 27th October 2017

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ISoP 2017

ISoP 2017

In October 2017, the University of Liverpool hosted the 17th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Pharmacovigilance, ‘Pharmacovigilance in the 21st Century: Innovation for Patient Benefit’. The event brought together 370 delegates from 57 nations to present new findings and discuss the opportunities and challenges in Pharmacovigilance. Prof Sir Munir Pirmohamed, Executive Director at LHP, was Chair of the Local Organising Committee and Co-Chair of the Scientific Committee. ...
 

Published: 27th October 2017

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