Clinical Lecturer in Plastic Surgery

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The Welsh Centre for Burns & Plastic Surgery & ReconRegen, Swansea University £31,838 to £45,304 + 1A on-call banding per annum This job provides a role for a candidate with both clinical progression and academic output in mind. It would … Read More

Call for RCS Systematic Reviews

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The RCS has advertised a fourth round of systematic reviews. Applications will be accepted from teams formed of at least one supervising consultant surgeon and three trainees. From these applications, three teams will be invited to carry out the reviews … Read More

RSTN Trials Day 2017

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The 2017 Trials Day was very well received by delegates and sponsors alike. Following an introduction from the organising committee and Mr Stephen Hamilton on behalf of the primary sponsor, PRASIS, we kicked off the day with the sandpit session. … Read More

Recruiting to RSTN Committee now!

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The RSTN Committee is looking for enthusiastic and hard working trainees who would like to learn more about clinical trials and contribute to running the RSTN. A big thank you to Emma Reay, Paul Malone, and Richard Kwasnicki for their hard … Read More

iBRA newsletter

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iBRA is going very well. Over 1600 patients have been recruited from 70 centres. Below is a link to the latest newsletter. There are details about how to avoid missing data and information on citing your contribution to the project. … Read More

Technology in Collaborative Research

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There are a lack of multi-centre studies within surgery that research collaboratives are trying to address. Collaboratives use technology to help network, engage, communicate and share events. A subset of the collaborators from the RSTN’s optiFLAPP project prepared work about … Read More

Academy of Medical Sciences – Team Science Report

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The Academy of Medical Sciences has published a report on Improving recognition of team science contributions in biomedical research careers. This is a challenge for clinical trials owing to the large number of collaborators. They have some sensible recommendations including … Read More

Are you feeling collaborative?

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The RSTN year got off to a great start. A number of new projects are starting out on the road to becoming RCTs; established projects continue to flourish. The WIRE and optiFLAPP are recruiting collaborators and we have two new … Read More