Clinical Research Office. A partnership between Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Sheffield

News & Developments

Without research, breakthroughs in medicine wouldn't be possible.

We have a long tradition of research excellence and innovation, pioneering advances in medicine and care through close collaboration with the city’s leading universities, industry partners and our patients. This section will keep you updated with the latest news and developments from our researchers.

 

Groundbreaking prototype of ‘miniature’ MRI scanner for babies tested in Sheffield

7 Feb 17 - A revolutionary ‘miniature’ MRI scanner for babies is being tested in Sheffield

 

Researchers and patients showcase medical advances of the future

7 Feb 17 - Researchers at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have held a special event showcasing how research can transform future medical care

 

More than 8-fold higher risk of major heart attack for under 50s who smoke

13 Dec 16 - • Younger smokers are over eight times more likely to have a major heart attack than their non-smoking peers, according to new research led by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals in partnership with the University of Sheffield

 

Sheffield researchers awarded £3.1m funding to pioneer new drugs and treatments

25 Nov 16 - RESEARCHERS at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and the University of Sheffield have been awarded £3.1 million to continue to pioneer new drugs and treatments that may one day transform patient care.

 

Sheffield Hospitals awarded £4m to pioneer medical breakthroughs in neurosciences

16 Sep 16 - Sheffield Teaching Hospitals in partnership with the University of Sheffield has now been designated as one of twenty NIHR Biomedical Research Centres to pioneer medical breakthroughs in the treatment, diagnosis and prevention of neurological disorders.

 

CRF Wins Top Recruiter Award

9 Aug 16 - The NIHR Sheffield Clinical Research Facility (CRF) has won a ClinLife® Top Recruiter award in recognition of its outstanding achievements in recruiting patients into studies supported by the global technology platform.