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Myra Mufti - Recipient of Allan and Nesta Ferguson scholarship

Myra recieved the Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust Masters Scholarshp in September 2018 when she joined us to study MSc International Social Change and Policy.

From  Christina Sommerville on December 4th, 2018 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Wen-Chen Chen- Recipient of CK Wong bursary

Wen-Chen recieved the CK Wong bursary in September 2018 when she joined us to study MSc International Social Change and Policy.

From  Christina Sommerville on December 4th, 2018 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Iwan Evans - STRI symposium 2015

Getting a fellowship.

From  Keira Borrill on October 15th, 2018 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Heather Mortiboys - STRI symposium 2015

Publication strategy - how to develop an independent funding track record.

From  Keira Borrill on October 15th, 2018 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Criticism in Science....

This video examines key issues in the way that science is critiqued, and looks at some of the reasons why scientists they not critique their own work as rigorously as they sometimes should......

From  Graham McElearney on May 23rd, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Intellectual Property Development and Commercialisation (IPDaC) Fund

The University of Sheffield has launched the IPDaC fund, an extra £1million pounds every year to build up the commercial potential of academic work. This is managed by the Impact and IP Team…

From  Andrew Hogben on December 14th, 2017 0 likes 75 plays 0  

Uses and Abuses of Economics in the Debate on Universities by Martin Wolf, CBE

The President and Vice-Chancellor’s Annual Guest Lecture by Martin Wolf, Chief Economics Commentator at the Financial Times Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 6.30pm, Lecture Theatre 1,…

From  Christopher Clow on December 8th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

An Introduction to Clinical Trials

When undertaking a Health Technology Assessment at ScHARR, there will often be a need for at least one clinical trial to provide evidence of the effectiveness of a new treatment. In this video, we…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 19 plays 0  

How Does the Media Report on NICE Decisions?

In this video Allan Wailoo, Professor of Health Economics and Director of NICE Decision Support Unit and Mark Strong, Director of the Public Health Section at ScHARR, give their insights on how the…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 43 plays 0  

An Introduction to Economic Evaluation

Economic evaluation is fundamental to both HTA and to decision making in healthcare. In this video, Professor Simon Dixon explains what economic evaluation is (and what it isn’t) and how this…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 70 plays 0  

Reviews and Reviewers

In this video, expert reviewers based at ScHARR take us through the review process and what it contributes to HTA. We’ll hear from: - Chris Carroll, Reader in Health Technology Assessment -…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 123 plays 0  

The Role of Modelling

As a part of the economic evaluation, mathematical modelling can be used to give a broader picture of the longer-term benefits of a treatment. In this video, Professor Alan Brennan explains how…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Bringing the Data Together

In this video Dr Emma Hock, Research Associate in Systematic Reviewing and Evidence Synthesis at ScHARR, takes us through how the evidence is brought together in a systematic review. Here,…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Health Technology Assessment (trailer)

Find out how new drugs and treatments are assessed before being introduced in this free online course from the University of Sheffield https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/hta

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 27 plays 0  

How Do NICE Apply HTA Techniques?

In England and Wales, The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) make recommendations to the government about which drugs and treatments to fund. Professor Simon Dixon sits on one…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0  

What is HTA?

This playlist is all about HTA - but what exactly does this mean? In this animated video, Claire introduces us to the core activities and aims of HTA.

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 72 plays 0