Tagged: Research


Exploring clinical research at St George’s

Exploring clinical research at St George’s

News & events | 26 May 2015 | Tags: Awareness Clinical Research facility International Clinical Trial Day patient involvement public engagement Research st georges university

Last week St George’s opened the doors of its Clinical Research Facility (CRF) to mark ‘International Clinical Trial Day’ (ICTD). Each year, ICTD is celebrated on or near 20 May to mark the day that James Lind started his famous trial in 1747 assessing the value of using lemons and …


St George’s pharmacy and therapy teams are “highly commended”

St George’s pharmacy and therapy teams are “highly commended”

News & events | 19 May 2015 | Tags: acute medicine unit awarded intervention pharmacy Research SAM conference therapy

St George’s was proud to see both our pharmacy and therapy teams represented at this year’s national Society for Acute Medicine (SAM) conference. Principle physiotherapist Jennifer Willis gave a presentation to 100 attendees discussing the extended roles of the St George’s therapy team in both our emergency department and acute …


Neurosurgery research

Neurosurgery research

Neurosurgery research | Updated 28 Jun 2021 | Tags: neurosciences research foundation neurosurgery Research

The St George’s Hospital neurosurgery department has been renowned around the world as a centre of excellence for brain and spinal surgery since it was established at its original site at Atkinson Morley Hospital in 1869.  The unit has a rich history of research that has enhanced and saved the lives …


The Neurosciences Research Foundation

The Neurosciences Research Foundation

About Us | Updated 29 Jun 2021 | Tags: brain surgery Charity nervous system neurosciences neurosurgery Research spinal surgery

The purpose of the NEUROSCIENCES RESEARCH FOUNDATION is to help our many patients, suffering from diseases which are often terrible. The central nervous system is immensely complex and our scientific understanding of its diseases is often very limited. Too many diseases of the brain and spinal cord are still untreatable …


Specialised stroke units are saving 96 more lives a year

Specialised stroke units are saving 96 more lives a year

News & events | 11 Aug 2014 | Tags: Rapid Response Research Saving Lives Stroke Treatment

New research has shown 96 more lives are being saved every year thanks to specialised stroke units like the one we have here at St George’s Hospital.


Research on the Neonatal unit

Services at | Updated 10 Apr 2014 | Tags: baby neonatal unit newborn Research

The neonatal unit at St George’s is actively involved in research, and we are pleased to be able to offer parents the chance to participate in a number of exciting research studies aiming to improve care in sick newborn babies. A member of the clinical team may approach you to ask …


New university-NHS alliance to improve healthcare in south London

New university-NHS alliance to improve healthcare in south London

News & events | 18 Jul 2013 | Tags: education King's Health Partners Miles Scott Peter Kopelman Research St George's University of London

A Strategic Alliance that will share best practice in research and the education and training of students and health professionals has been agreed between King’s Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre and St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust Board and St George’s, University of London.