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Introducing NSHCS: Healthcare Science and the Scientist Training Programme - 2020

The National School of Healthcare Science supports the implementation and delivery of healthcare science education and training programmes. Training staff to work at the highest level in healthcare,…

From  Greg Stewart on November 2nd, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

2018 ScHARR Pemberton Lecture - Universal Healthcare: The 21st Century's Greatest Healthcare Story - Sir David Nicholson

Universal Healthcare: The 21st Century's Greatest Healthcare StorySir David Nicholson CBE (Former Chief Executive NHS England) 136 countries have signed up to delivering universal healthcare for…

From  Andy Tattersall on November 26th, 2018 0 likes 58 plays 0  

HAR658 The Social Web and E Health 2018

Welcome to week 4 of HAR658 which looks at the social web and e-health with Andy Tattersall.

From  Andy Tattersall on October 11th, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

CATCH: The Centre for Assisitve Technology and Connected Healthcare

How CATCH - the University's Centre for Assistive Technology and Healthcare - is driving forward research into new technologies that will enable people to live well and age well. Learn more…

From  Ruth Kirkman on June 29th, 2018 0 likes 70 plays 0  

The 20th Sir Arthur Hall Memorial Lecture. What will the NHS be facing on its 90th birthday?

We were delighted to welcome Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Scientific Adviser at the Department of Health, to the University on Thursday 15 February to deliver the 20th Sir Arthur Hall Memorial…

From  Chris Clow on February 28th, 2018 0 likes 280 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 34 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 58 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 172 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 262 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 39 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 24 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 45 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 104 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 134 plays 0  

The Key Stages of HTA

In this video, Professor Simon Dixon, Director of Health Economics and Decision Science at the University of Sheffield, introduces the eight key stages of a health technology assessment.

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 117 plays 0  

Who Should Value Child Outcomes?

In this video, Professor Julie Ratcliffe from Flinders University, Australia, and Dr Tessa Peasgood from the University of Sheffield debate who should value child health outcomes. Julie Ratcliffe is…

From  Online Learning on June 26th, 2017 0 likes 49 plays 0