Newsletters

Issue 7 206Current Newsletter:

August 2016

  • Pokémon Go in Type 2 Diabetes
  • Get Involved in Heart Research
  • Trial for Chronic Cough Treatment
  • CBE Award

 

 

Previous Newsletters:

March 2016Issue 6 2016 Inform

  • World COPD Day
  • Rare Diseases Research
  • Sitting Time and Health
  • Take Heart Leicester

 

 

January 2016Inform Jan 2016

  • Stand Up Campaign                                         
  • Public Lecture Series
  • Public Events and Talks

 

 

 

  

September 2015Issue 4 Sept 2015

  • Picture of Health Exhibition
  • SCAD Project
  • Poster designing with the PPI Group

 

 

 June 2015 Issue 3 2015

  • Ground breaking lung cancer trial
  • BRU Partnership with Youth Sport Trust
  • Aortic Dissection Research Paper
  • Visit by HRH Duke of Gloucester

 

 

March 2015 

  • A Picture of Health Photography Competion Issue 2: March 2015
  • Results from IMPROVE IT Study Inform Clinical Practice
  • DAPT Study
  • Fast Food and Type 2 Diabetes 

 

 

 

January 2015 Issue 1 2015

  • First Joint BRU Newsletter!
  • Reducing Heart Disease Pre-Diabetes
  • Comparing Drugs that Prevent Stroke
  • New Year's Honours Award

 

 

April 2014Issue 8: April 2014

  • Women in Science
  • Lobbying and Involvement
  • Profile: Professor Alison Goodall
  • Research Nurses and Assistants

 

 

January 2014Issue 7: January 2014

  • Research Changed My Life
  • New Mechanism Involved in MI
  • GENVASC Wins Award
  • Groundbreaking Stroke Research

 

Issue 6: June 2013June 2013

  • Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD)
  • Welcome to Professor Gavin Murphy
  • Cardiac Research: The Next Generation
  • Research on the Road

 

 

Issue 5: April 2013April 2013

  • New research facility opened at Glenfield Hospital
  • Patient and patient engagement: Aortic Stenosis, Research Roadshow
  • Highlighted research project: GENVASC

 

 

Issue 4: September 2012September 2012

  • Research highlights: Genetic Research, Heart Failure Research
  • UHL NHS Trust focus: Respiratory BRU, Leicester-Loughborough Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity BRU
  • Patient and patient engagement: Research Awareness

 

Issue 3: July 2011July 2011

  • New MRI scanner at Glenfield Hospital
  • Industry collaboration award
  • Expansion at LCBRU
  • Patient and public engagement: Participating in Research
  • Research highlights: Leicester leads on cardiovascular genetic research, Researchers explore new blood pressure device

 

Issue 2: February 2011February 2011

  • Health Minister Andrew Lansley opens the LCBRU
  • Patient and public engagement: Influencing research - the role of the patient, Results from public opinion poll on cardiovascular research, What happens to your blood?

 

Issue 1: July 2010July 2010

  • National investment in heart research in Leicester
  • Research Focus: First patient recruited into BRICCS project, New research at LCBRU (PATHWAY)
  • Inside Research: Getting permission to do research

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