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NHS staff recognised at Northern Care Alliance NHS Group’s first ever Staff Awards

STAFF from hospitals, community and social care services in Salford, Oldham, Bury, Rochdale and North Manchester celebrated long into the night at the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group’s inaugural Staff Awards evening held on Friday 16 November 2018, at the Sheridan Suite, Manchester.

20 November 2018
Prof Andrew Rowland
Action against female genital mutilation hampered by lack of information

The true scale of female genital mutilation (FGM) in England and Wales is not being properly investigated because of a lack of consistent, high-quality data, new research suggests.

01 October 2018
Prof Andrew Rowland
It’s time to end physical punishment of children, say international experts

Physically punishing children is banned in 52 countries around the world, with Scotland planning to follow suit this summer and a public consultation in Wales recently completed.

23 May 2018
Pam Bradley
Teamwork pays off for new stroke study

Teamwork has paid dividends in setting up an important new stroke study across the Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust and Salford Royal.

09 January 2018
Mohammed Absar
Research is the backbone of modern medicine, says Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon Mohammed Absar

Patients’ willingness to take part in research has led to the good quality treatments - backed up by strong evidence - which we have today.

05 January 2018