A word from our Interim FVP – June 2020

Dear Colleagues,  I hope you are all well. This edition of The Pulse shows that, despite the current challenges, there is a huge volume of work taking place right across the Faculty. I’d like to thank you again for the continued efforts you are making across all aspects of faculty activity, and the innovative approaches…

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Key Faculty priorities

In line with Faculty priorities, I would encourage discussions in SRDS meetings this year relating to the following ACP criteria: Research Outputs (core ACP criterion) Publish regularly, with at least one item in a rolling two-year period that is judged through peer review as being internationally excellent or world leading in terms of originality, significance…

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UEB priorities for FMDH in 2020-21

These are the specific priorities that FMDH as a whole has been asked to deliver against in 2020/21. UEB priorities for FMDH in 2020-21 Embed the faculty priorities, ensuring collaboration across departments and divisions and breaking down silo working Ensure the action plan for REF2021 is enacted with plans to reduce 2* outputs and produce…

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Sheffield Medical Graduate compiles report on residents living in buildings with combustible cladding and its effects on their mental health

Sheffield medical graduate William Martin started at Sheffield’s Medical School aged 27 after several years of earning. Shortly after Grenfell, it was discovered that his building – along with hundreds of others – had the same type of Grenfell cladding on it. Initially he was told he and the residents would have to each pay…

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