HEDS is part of the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the University of Sheffield. We undertake research, teaching, training and consultancy on all aspects of health related decision science, with a particular emphasis on health economics, HTA and evidence synthesis.

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Newsletter

Lots of news from across the Faculty – of which ScHARR is one of its four constituent Schools.  This includes:

  • Sheffield Clinical Research Facility (CRF) being one of only 19 CRFs in England selected to receive NIHR core funding for experimental medicine research over the next five years.
  • The Deputy Prime Minister’s unveiling of the Centre of Excellence in Rheumatology at the University of Sheffield’s Medical School
  • New findings have confirmed that one in five deaths in the year following a heart attack could be prevented if a new drug, ticagrelor, was used instead of the standard treatment, clopidogrel
The newsletter can be accessed here.