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Professor Solomon Tesfaye appointed to national research position

Professor Solomon Tesfaye appointed to national research position

28 Mar 24 - Professor Solomon Tesfaye, a Consultant Physician/Diabetologist at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, has been recognised with a prestigious National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) Senior Investigator award. 

 
South Yorkshire study could speed up access to bowel cancer tests

South Yorkshire study could speed up access to bowel cancer tests

21 Mar 24 - People in South Yorkshire with ‘red flag’ bowel cancer symptoms could bypass the GP and be fast-tracked to hospital for diagnostic tests as part of a new research study.

 
New smartphone illness prevention study announced as part of Google investment in groundbreaking research

New smartphone illness prevention study announced as part of Google investment in groundbreaking research

2 Feb 24 - Google has announced investment in groundbreaking health tech research and upskilling for the South Yorkshire region through the South Yorkshire Digital Health Hub

 
Stroke experts to test new nerve stimulation therapy in bid to improve hand and arm weakness in stroke survivor

Stroke experts to test new nerve stimulation therapy in bid to improve hand and arm weakness in stroke survivor

17 Jan 24 - A new stroke treatment which delivers electrical pulses to the brain via a portable, pacemaker-like device whilst rehabilitation therapy is being carried out is to be tested in a pioneering trial in a bid to improve arm recovery after stroke.

 
Sheffield researchers boost drive to national DNA programme with senior NHS figures signing up as first recruits

Sheffield researchers boost drive to national DNA programme with senior NHS figures signing up as first recruits

21 Dec 23 - Researchers in Sheffield have joined a groundbreaking that collects genetic and lifestyle information from people with and without health conditions that can be recalled for future research 

 
Renowned haematologist and pioneer of stem cell therapies receives prestigious national society award

Renowned haematologist and pioneer of stem cell therapies receives prestigious national society award

18 Dec 23 - Professor John Snowden wins accolade from the British Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation & Cellular Therapy was given in recognition of the significant and lasting contributions to the field.