THE ENGINEER: COLLABORATE TO INNOVATE 2017 AWARDS

The School of Clinical Dentistry is delighted to announce that the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices (MeDe Innovation) has won the Academic Innovator award at recent ‘The Engineer: Collaborate to Innovate’ 2017 awards.  The awards celebrate the best examples of innovative, technology-led collaboration. From the biggest and boldest infrastructure projects to the…

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First Prize at British Medical Association Patient Information Awards for Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and Human Communication Sciences Collaboration

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and Human Communication Science experts in aphasia have produced a leaflet for people with swallowing problems after stroke, which has won First Prize in the Easy Read Category at the recent BMA Patient Information Awards. Sabrina Eltringham worked in collaboration with Caroline Haw to develop an information leaflet for people with aphasia…

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A Novel Regulator, which Directs Development of Vascular Disease

Researchers at the University of Sheffield have demonstrated that a regulator, which controls enhanced inflammatory responses, is central to development of cardiovascular disease. The IL-1RI co-receptor TILRR, originally identified by Professor Qwarnstrom’s group, is present at high levels within affected areas of the vessel where it amplifies activation of inflammatory cells, leading to a worsening…

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Celebrating Speech and Language Therapy

The Department of Human Communication Sciences (HCS), in partnership with the  Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) and the Sheffield Speech and Language Therapy services held an event on July 11th 2017 to celebrate Speech and Language Therapy in Sheffield and the wider region. Over 100 speech and language therapists (SLTs) and SLT…

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