May 2021

Trainee doctors’ experiences of learning and well-being while working in intensive care during the COVID-19 pandemic: a qualitative study using appreciative inquiry

27 May 2021

Concern about trainee work-related well-being has been raised in recent years and is the subject of several reviews, reports and research studies. This study aimed to understand the experiences of trainees working in a large intensive care unit during the first surge of the COVID-19 pandemic from an educational and operational perspective in order to highlight what worked and what could be improved.

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In-depth review of spread and adoption approaches published by AHSN Network

20 May 2021

An in-depth study examining approaches to spreading and adopting innovation in the health sector has been published by the AHSN Network to help AHSNs, and partners, understand and harness the AHSN collective experience and expertise. The review, which identifies the different approaches used across the 15 AHSNs within the Network, highlights the complexity of spread work; the diversity of approaches; the influential factors; and provides recommendations for the future.

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The Menopause Charity launched to support women

17 May 2021

The Menopause Charity has been launched to support women and healthcare professionals and is here to offer practical help with symptoms such as hot flushes, night sweats, body aches, mood change, bleeding changes, anxiety and brain fog.

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Master’s in Genomic Medicine: 2021/22 funding opens

14 May 2021

Health Education England’s Genomics Education Programme (GEP) is pleased to announce that funding applications are now open for those wishing to further develop their knowledge of genomics through the popular Master’s in Genomic Medicine programme.

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Bitesize Genomics: What is Bioinformatics?

14 May 2021

What is bioinformatics, what do bioinformaticians do and how does it impact patient care?

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Midlands investment opportunities revealed in report from Midlands Innovation universities

5 May 2021

Midlands Innovation Universities are set to reveal opportunities for investment in the region that have been identified in a report produced by Beauhurst, a platform that provides data on the UK's high-growth and innovative companies, at an event on Wednesday 12th May.

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