Sudden cardiac death in young people may be preventable, finds Dr Rina Ariga, Clinical Lecturer at Oxford
3 July 2019
A new scanning technique may enable doctors to diagnose hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the leading cause of sudden cardiac death in the young. Such is the finding of the study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology by Dr Rina Ariga and colleagues.
8 May 2019
Dr Thomas Smith, Head of Aerospace Physiology, King's College London, and OUCAGS alumnus, talks about his #MedSciLife.
17 April 2019
The NIHR Doctoral and Advanced Fellowships support individuals with the potential, and on a trajectory, to become future leaders in NIHR research. These NIHR Fellowships now have two rounds per annum that open in April and October. The April 2019 round is now open.
16 April 2019
An afternoon of invigorating science, technology, and innovations in Genomics, organised by Innovation Forum Oxford, and taking place on 1st May 2019, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford.
8 February 2019
Oxford DPhil students are invited to find out about clinical academic careers in ‘Developing a clinical academic career: experiences from the front-line’. This event is being organised by OUCAGS and will take place on Monday, 1st April 2019, 12:00-14:30, in the John Radcliffe Hospital.
14 January 2019
On 25th January, the Surgical Grand Round talk will be given by Dr Regent Lee, Clinical Lecturer in Vascular Surgery at the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford.
14 January 2019
Professor Chris Pugh, OUCAGS Director, will be a guest speaker at the Oxford Surgical Collaborative for Audit and Research (OxSCAR) Winter Educational Meeting.
5 October 2018
Oxford ACF posts for 2019: applications open 8th October.
25 September 2018
OUCAGS is hosting the annual Research in Clinical Practice (RiCP) meeting, on Wednesday 7th November, from 6.00 p.m., in the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. The call for abstracts is now open.
17 September 2018
Oxfordshire Health Services Research Committee (OHSRC) Research Grants: grants of up to £10,000 are made to salaried staff working within the NHS in Oxfordshire, including those with honorary contracts, and to general practitioners. The deadline for applications is Monday 22nd October 2018.
22 August 2018
The OUCAGS Research Elective Bursary is a competitive award for Oxford medical students wishing to undertake a research project during either their first or second elective period with a view to a longer-term career in biomedical research.
21 August 2018
Aspiring to Excellence: The Tenth Oxford Colloquium on Medical Education, 26th September
27 July 2018
The Innovation Forum's 2018 edition of the IMAGINE IF! Global Competition and Pre-Accelerator programme for healthcare science ventures is now open for applications. Participation is free and open to all.
1 May 2018
According to Dr David Eyre, OUCAGS Clinical Lecturer, multi-use patient equipment can contribute to health-care associated outbreaks of infection, such as that caused by 'Candida auris'.
13 December 2017
Our ‘Introduction to Medical Research: Essential Skills’ course provides an overview of key steps and common methods in medical research and its publication.