Research and Development News
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
Andy Ustianowski
Research making a big difference to patients’ lives

Thirty years of research into HIV has revolutionised treatments and made a huge difference to patients’ lives.

15 November 2017
Cuong Dang
Colleagues honoured at Clinical Research Network awards

Congratulations to Diabetes Consultant Professor Cuong Dang who was awarded the prestigious Investigator of the Year title at the Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards.

13 November 2017
Jimmy Limdi
Staff Stories - Dr Jimmy Limdi

Being able to offer patients the chance to take part in research gives them hope – and it also inspires confidence that their health team is able to offer them cutting edge treatments.

31 October 2017
northern care alliance
Research team leads the way

Well done to research staff at Pennine Acute and Salford Royal, who are leading the way in recruiting patients to commercial studies.

24 October 2017
Jason Raw
Keeping up to date through research

Patients cared for in research-active hospitals have better outcomes – and those that are able to take part find it rewarding and reassuring.

20 October 2017

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