Successful addition to Acute Oncology Series
LHP’s NWC Oncology Education Group held a recent workshop entitled Dilemmas in Urgent Cancer Care following on from their successful Acute Oncology days.
The study day explored frequently forgotten themes designed to equip specialist clinicians and clinical specialist nurses with in-depth knowledge and skills to inform critical decision-making for complex acute oncology patients.
Talks covered the challenges of communicating risk and uncertainty in the acute oncology setting; exploring...
Published: 13th December 2018Read more
New Programme Directors at LHP
The following Programme Directors have been appointed to lead LHP’s research themes:
Professor Michael Beresford:
Michael is the Brough Chair and Professor of Child Health at University of Liverpool, and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust. He is Specialty Cluster Lead for NIHR Clinical Research Network responsible for five National Specialty Groups including ‘Reproductive Health and Childbirth’ and ...
Published: 12th December 2018Read more
Job Opportunity at Clatterbridge Cancer Centre
Director of Research and Innovation Operations
Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s leading specialist cancer centres. They have hugely ambitious plans embarking on an £162 million investment in facilities including a new cancer hospital in the heart of Liverpool due to open in 2020.
Based on the same thriving research and healthcare campus as the University of Liverpool and Royal Liverpool University Hospital, the new hospital will ens...
Published: 7th November 2018Read more
LHP’s Chief Operating Officer on the move
One of the first people to work at Liverpool Health Partners is moving on.
Rosalind Way, LHP’s Chief Operating Officer, has had a successful six years delivering crucial work, including growing the team and partnership members. She is leaving LHP on secondment to join the Cheshire and Merseyside Health Care Partnership as the Director of Transformation and Innovation.
Rosalind said: “I am excited for the future, developing the relationships built through my work at LHP and continui...
Published: 26th October 2018Read more
Liverpool Centre for Cardiovascular Science launch
Liverpool Health Partners has teamed up with the Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital and Liverpool John Moores University to create the Liverpool Centre for Cardiovascular Science (LCCS).
The Liverpool City Region has some of the poorest heart health in the country, with the highest levels of cardiovascular disease and stroke, as well as associated health inequalities. The new centre aims to address this unenviable record through the development and application of collaborative researc...
Published: 16th October 2018Read more