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Announcement: Save the Date for Early Career Researchers

This EPSRC FAST Healthcare NetworksPlus event will focus on engaging Early-Career Researchers within the remit of the FAST NetworksPlus.  The workshop will build on a roadmap produced in a previous event which focused on home-based monitoring of chronic conditions, and will be organised with Asthma UK.The event will take place over one day (27th November), […]

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Announcement: Save the Date (Sandpit on Raman Spectroscopy as a Tool for Detection of Antimicrobial Resistance and other Clinical Applications )

EPSRC FAST HEALTHCARE NETWORKSPLUSSandpit on Raman Spectroscopy as a Tool for Detection of Antimicrobial Resistance and other Clinical Applications 11th December 2018 in Manchester – Save the dateRaman spectroscopy is an optical technique that measures the chemical composition and molecular structure of a sample. Utilisation of the ‘molecular fingerprint’ of Raman spectra has proven an […]

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FAST Healthcare NetworksPlus partners with NHS England in Knowledge Transfer Partnership 2018

NHS England has announced the winners of the 2018 Chief Scientific Officer’s (CSO) Knowledge Transfer Partnership Programme – a bespoke 12 month development programme that aims to improve patient care and identify new approaches to measurement and outcomes. FAST Healthcare NetworksPlus is proud to announce that we are partnering with NHS England to support successful […]

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Data Challenges in Cardiovascular Research

Members of the FAST Healthcare Networks Plus may remember our Cardiovascular Disease workshop in January 2017, as a result of which we are funding a project on Smart Stents. Here is another event that may be of interest: Data Challenges in Cardiovascular Research (24th September 2018). Although predominantly a Cambridge-focussed event, the organisers have agreed […]

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Calling all LinkedIn Members

Are you a member of LinkedIn?Would you like to join the Network’s community page?Our aim is to create an active community of leading researchers, working together to improve the effectiveness of treatment in the NHS.Here at FAST Healthcare NetworksPlus, one of our long term goals is to transform the network from a collection of members into […]

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Our first workshop kick-starts the New Year

A big thank you to all of our speakers and delegates who made time to attend the FAST Assessment and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease Workshop in Cambridge on January 5th, 2017. There was a balanced representation of the NHS, industry, and research institutions with 65% of the delegates from UK Universities.CVD is #1 cause of […]

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