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Our PrEP Research And What It Means To Wales (And Beyond)

Posted on 4 July 2020 by Kerry Hood

Background A few days ago, the Welsh Cabinet Secretary for Health, Vaughan Gething, announced that the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis (known as PrEP) to prevent HIV would become routine in the NHS in Wales following assessment by the All Wales Medicines Strategy Group (AWMSG). This follows a three year research evaluation after the AWMSG had
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Events

Our Research Collaboration and the European Union

Posted on 31 January 2020 by Kerry Hood

At 11pm this evening Britain officially leaves the European Union (EU) and we move into a transitional phase before fully leaving at the end of 2020.  This means we will spend much of this year working out how things will look going forwards and in order to do that I think it is worth reflecting
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Events

International Year Of The Nurse And Midwife 2020 – Celebrating Nurses And Midwives’ Roles In The Work Of The Centre For Trials Research

Posted on 29 January 2020 by Victoria Shepherd

The World Health Organization has dedicated 2020 to nurses and midwives to create a ‘once in a generation opportunity’ to showcase the critical role that the nursing and midwifery professions play in supporting global health. It chose the theme to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale. While Nightingale is known
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Events

EU Clinical Trial Regulation Conference

Posted on 10 January 2020 by Kelly Gee

Background In early December 2019 I was lucky enough to attend a conference on the EU Clinical Trial Regulation run by the Drug Information Association. Not only did I get to experience the great city of Amsterdam, but I also got to be part of a well delivered and informative conference with lots of colleagues
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