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Date: 19 August 2018

Time: 10:16

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
Review of sex assault victims support
Researchers speak to sexual assault victims to understand how support received affects long-term health and wellbeing.
17 August 2018
Image: The ICU Chat system
First stage of trials for "ICU Chat" system completed
An innovative new communications system for people recovering and being treated in the Critical Care Unit has completed a first trial
15 August 2018
Image: Mental Health Liaison Nurses Mark McGinley and Susan Nevitt
Mental health support service launched on CDU
UHB has launched a new service aimed at supporting staff caring for patients with mental health needs.
14 August 2018
Image: Youth workers from Redthread
Youth work service launches at UHB
Birmingham is the first city in the West Midlands to have youth workers based in Emergency Departments to help tackle youth violence.
07 August 2018
Image: The Haematology Research Team outside the Centre for Clinical Haematology
Haematology Research Team wins national award
QEHB's Haematology Research Team has been recognised for their work on commercial trials.
07 August 2018
Image: Sarah Crozier at QEHB
Cancer patient’s mastectomy choice supported by genomic knowledge
Sarah Crozier's choice to have a mastectomy was reinforced by genetic results showing a gene mutation likely to lead to her breast cancer recurring.
06 August 2018
Image: West Midlands Academic Health Science Network Celebration of Innovation Awards presentation
Image sharing platform wins WMAHSN award
Innovative image sharing system has won Digital or Artificial Intelligence Innovation of the Year at WMAHSN Awards.
03 August 2018
Image: 3d rendering of a liver
Study to test potential viability of rejected livers
A ground-breaking study is underway to establish if livers that have been rejected for transplantation can be made viable by using a liver perfusion machine.
03 August 2018
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
Planned fire alarm test
We will be conducting a test of the fire alarms at QEHB on Friday 3 August.
02 August 2018
Study to investigate reversing heart damage in chronic kidney disease
Consultants at QEHB are leading on a new study to find out if kidney transplants can reverse heart damage in CKD patients.
02 August 2018
Image: athlete on running track
Dialysis support for British Transplant Games
Smethwick Dialysis Centre will be supporting the British Transplant Games by providing dialysis care.
02 August 2018
Heartlands Hospital
Fundraising for cystic fibrosis patients
Jane Mulvale is raising money for West Midlands Cystic Fibrosis Centre after the care her husband Marc received.
27 July 2018
Image: Birmingham Health Partners (BHP)
BHP top clinical trials recruitment table
Birmingham Health Partners top the National Institute for Health Research league table for recruitment to vital clinical trials.
18 July 2018
Image: Professor Pete Shah
International Glaucoma Fellowship hits target
Professor Pete Shah helps to break down barriers to good eye health through International Glaucoma Fellowship Program.
16 July 2018
Image: Ben Williams with family and staff in the TomoTherapy Suite
#BensWorldCup support from Harry Kane
Football-mad five-year-old undergoing cancer treatment given World Cup trophy and a message of support by Harry Kane.
13 July 2018
Image (L-R): Sadhika Yasmin, Jo Dasgin, Jackie Cobb, Kirsty Bugajski and Parini Mankad
Internships show benefits of collaboration
Inflammation Research Facility (IRF) internship scheme shows collaboration benefits between UHB and the UoB.
09 July 2018
Image: Prof Phil Newsome with members of the ATTC
Next steps for the Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre
The director of the Midlands and Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (MW-ATTC) talks about the latest developments for the centre.
06 July 2018
Image: Hayley Carruthers with a medal from a recent race
Researcher represents England in Toronto marathon
Hayley Carruthers will travel to Canada as one of four Team England atletes for the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront marathon.
06 July 2018
Image: Dame Julie Moore, Tony Iommi and Carl Ikeme
New £2.2million day unit officially opened
Solihull Hospital’s new Haematology and Oncology unit officially opened by Dame Julie Moore, Tony Iommi and Carl Ikeme.
05 July 2018
Image: Heartlands Elderly Care, Trauma and Ongoing Recovery (HECTOR) staff
UHB staff among winners of NHS70 Awards
Emergency Department staff honoured in parliament as part of one-off competition to mark the NHS’s 70th birthday.
05 July 2018
Image: Marietta Iacucci
Leader in her field brings the latest in endoscopy to Birmingham
Professor Marietta Iaccuci, Honorary Consultant Gastroenterologist at UHB, is bringing the latest techniques and technology to Birmingham.
04 July 2018
Image: Carol Rawlings and Laura Chapman
Westminster Abbey NHS celebration
Carol Rawlings and Laura Chapman will be representing UHB at Westminster Abbey to celebrate the NHS's 70th birthday.
04 July 2018
Image: HRH The Earl of Wessex at the Centre for Clinical Haematology
The Earl of Wessex visits world-leading blood cancer centre
HRH The Earl of Wessex was given a tour of the refurbished Centre for Clinical Haematology, which reopened in January 2018.
02 July 2018
Council of Governors election results 2018
Council of Governors election results 2018
The Trust gives notices of the results of the election to the Council of Governors held in 2018.
29 June 2018
General Surgery Research Team
General surgery research team goes from strength to strength
General surgery research has grown significantly over the last few years, boasting an established team from diverse specialities.
26 June 2018
Heartlands Hospital
"What's new in cystic fibrosis (CF) treatments?" event
An interactive session for CF patients and carers will take place at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital.
26 June 2018
Image: paediatric and neonatal recruitment day
Paediatric and neonatal recruitment day
Recruitment event on Monday 2 July 2018 to showcase the Paediatric and Neonatal Services provided across UHB.
25 June 2018
Dave Davies (L), Col Duncan Wilson (Centre) and presentation speakers
Prize-winning concussion study could transform sports safety
A project that could revolutionise how sports-related concussion injuries are diagnosed recently won the prestigious Sankey prize.
20 June 2018
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