Posts Tagged ‘Research’

Brexit: “UK must collaborate with EU on research to develop new medicines and devices”

Brexit negotiators must prioritise patient safety in the next round of negotiations, a report by the Parliamentary Health and Social Care Committee urges. ...

New science programme offers hope for career progression of female clinical academics

A royal college has welcomed a new initiate supporting women's careers in science and hopes it will leave to more clinical academics. The Academy of Med...

Innovation Bill opens door to irresponsible practice

The Medical Innovation Bill is having its third reading in the House of Lords today. RCPsych understands and sympathises with the sentiment behind the Me...

The students revolutionising surgical research

Medical students interested in undertaking research and audit have limited options to contribute to high-quality, meaningful clinical research. Looking ba...

Medical Innovation Bill is simply unnecessary

RCPsych understands and sympathises with the sentiment behind the Medical Innovation Bill, but regrettably cannot support it in its present form. We have ...

Cancer doctors oppose Saatchi innovation Bill

One hundred doctors have written a letter to the Times opposing the Medical Innovation Bill, the so-called Saatchi Bill, currently going through the House ...

Is fear of being sued holding back innovation?

Is the fear of being sued for clinical negligence holding back medical innovation? Lord Saatchi thinks so and his Medical Innovations Bill is now open for ...

Plan to attract investment in surgical research

A new plan to set up a nationwide network of surgical clinical trial centres is being launched with the aim of revolutionising the delivery of surgic...

Research misconduct ‘alive and well’ in UK

Thirteen per cent of doctors or scientists have witnessed colleagues intentionally altering or fabricating data during their research for the purposes of p...

Protect confidentiality in life sciences boost

Patient confidentiality must be protected as part of new government proposals to boost the life sciences industry say doctors’ representatives. Data fro...

Trainee-led research collaboratives in surgery

In the past couple of years, a number of trainee-led research collaboratives in surgery have appeared in various deaneries across the country, such as the ...