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Centre for Urgent and Emergency Care Research

The Centre for Urgent and Emergency Care Research (CURE) aims to improve the quality of urgent and emergency care through rigorous objective independent research.

From  Andy Tattersall on July 23rd, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research - Supporting a mentally healthy NHS workforce - Dr Emily Wood

There are over 100,000 vacancies in the NHS, meaning 1 in 12 jobs are unfilled. Half of staff report working unpaid overtime and 1 in 8 left the NHS in 2018. Chronic understaffing and long hours…

From  Andy Tattersall on July 21st, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Measuring and Valuing Health for Children and Adolescents - Dr Philip Powell and Dr Donna Rowen

Measuring and Valuing Health for Children and AdolescentsHealthcare treatments and vaccinations can be expensive, but healthcare systems have limited budgets. The allocation of these budgets requires…

From  Andy Tattersall on June 16th, 2021 0 likes 11 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research # 11 - Dr Sam Caton

AbstractDiets rich in plant-based foods confer benefits for planetary and human health. Despite this, adults and children do not consume the recommended daily amount of vegetables. This presentation…

From  Andy Tattersall on May 13th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research 9 - Professor Steven Julious

AbstractClinical research is expensive. For this reason there is a design to undertake studies as efficiently as possible whilst maintaining scientific standards. This presentation will first define…

From  Andy Tattersall on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class in Health Research #8 Dr Liz Croot and guests - Doing Research with People with Learning Disabilities

People with learning disabilities have poorer health and shorter life expectancy, differences that are, to some degree, avoidable.About this EventPeople with learning disabilities have poorer health…

From  Andy Tattersall on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini MasterClass in Health Research #7 - Professor Stephen Walters - The ABCs of RCTs

The ABC of RCTs This talk will emphasise the importance of randomised clinical trials in evaluating alternative treatments or interventions. The rationale for, and methods of, randomising patients…

From  Andy Tattersall on January 20th, 2021 0 likes 97 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini MasterClass in Health Research #6 - Colin Angus - Visualising the Covid-19 Pandemic

Presenter - Colin AngusAbstractCOVID-19 has changed our everyday lives in many huge and disruptive ways, including a substantial impact on mortality and illness. However, one notable byproduct of the…

From  Andy Tattersall on December 11th, 2020 0 likes 115 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Masterclass in Health Research #5 - Dr Andrew Booth - Question of WHO, not IF? Real Impact with Qualitative Systematic Reviews

Achieving impact is a core tenet of health services research and health technology assessment, extending far beyond the narrow definitions of impact promoted by journal impact factors (IFs) or by…

From  Andy Tattersall on November 9th, 2020 0 likes 92 plays 0  

Ask our academic experts

Dr Andrew Lee, Reader of Global Public Health in the School of Health and Related Research, is one of the appointed academic experts responsible for advising the University about its response to…

From  Harry Clulow on October 1st, 2020 3 likes 1,268 plays

ScHARR Mini Master Class - Public health in action: Pandemic response to Covid-19

Presented by Dr Andrew Lee on 11/09/2020

From  Daniel Smith on September 11th, 2020 0 likes 284 plays 0  

ScHARR Mini Master Class - Building successful health systems in fragile states during or post-COVID 19

Presented by Dr Muhammad Saddiq on 22/07/2020 Building successful health systems must start with three fundamental decisions that the government in fragile states must make. Clearly defined and…

From  Daniel Smith on September 11th, 2020 0 likes 43 plays 0  

ScHARR - About the Design Trials and Statistics Group

Design Trials and Statistics (DTS)DTS is one of four academic groups within the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the University of Sheffield. The other groups are Health Economics…

From  Andy Tattersall on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 89 plays 0  

About ScHARR's Design Trials and Statistics group

ScHARR Design Trials and Statistics aim to conduct analysis of clinical cost-effectiveness for health technologies. DTS is one of four academic groups within the School of Health and Related…

From  Andy Tattersall on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

An introduction to population adjustment for committee members

Training resources produced by the DSU are intended to provide assistance to those involved in submitting or critiquing evidence as part of the NICE Technology Appraisals Programme. Please be aware…

From  James Little on November 25th, 2019 0 likes 452 plays 0  

2017 ScHARR Pemberton Lecture - Reform strategies for the NHS: effective or cosmetic cladding? - Dr Jennifer Dixon CBE

The NHS is the largest, highest profile, most complex and risky industry in Europe, in England alone spending £124bn this year, employing over 1m staff and providing care for the majority of…

From  Andy Tattersall on November 26th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0