A delegation from Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health visited the University of Warwick on the 8th March to learn about healthcare in the UK and find out about how the NHS tackles population health within the NHS.
Warwick Medical School is leading a project to help unemployed people with long term pain conditions back into work.
New research from Warwick Medical School shows how a microscopic ‘railway’ system in our cells can optimise its structure to better suit bodies’ needs.
Congratulations to Prof Kate Seers, who has achieved the status of Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Congratulations to Kate Seers, who has achieved the status of Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, based on her doctoral supervision. She was mentored by Catherine Bennett.
School-based healthy lifestyle interventions alone are not effective in the fight against childhood obesity, according to research conducted in the West Midlands.
Dr Shreeya Tewary, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Registrar based in the Division of Biomedical Sciences at Warwick Medical School, has been shortlisted for a Tommy’s Award presented by baby charity Tommy’s.
Members of the public and Warwick researchers came together this week to discuss key questions related to cancer research.
The realities of implementing alternatives to face-to-face GP consultations, such as telephone, email, online and video consultations, mean that hoped-for reductions in GP workload and increases in available appointments for patients might not be realised according to a study led by Helen Atherton of Warwick Medical School.
A study led by researchers at Warwick Medical School could help thousands of headache sufferers by investigating whether a new education and self-management programme will help improve their quality of life.
Warwick Medical School is starting a trial to improve the lives of long-term strong painkiller users.
Congratulations to Richard Lilford, Professor of Public Health at WMS, who has been awarded a CBE in the New Year Honours in recognition of his services to health research.
Anjali Raj, a PhD student in our Division of Health Sciences, has been announced the winner of the ‘Young Entrepreneur’ accolade at the prestigious Kairali Awards in India in recognition of her work helping women before, during and after pregnancy.
Researchers at Warwick Medical School and University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust have discovered the role that natural killer cells play in preparing the womb for pregnancy.
Our 2017 MB ChB Prizegiving Evening took place last week, 7 December, celebrating the fantastic work and achievements of our students over the last year and recognising three members of staff for their excellent teaching.
Research from Warwick Medical School indicates that most people are in favour of newborn screening for the potentially deadly condition spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).
Dr Felicity Boardman research has found that the majority of people in the UK support screening for spinal muscular atrophy.
Andrew McAinsh, professor of cell biology at Warwick Medical School, is to receive the British Society for Cell Biology’s prestigious Hooke Medal in recognition of his outstanding contribution to UK cell biology.
Cannabis use in youth is linked to bipolar symptoms in young adults, according to new research by Warwick Medical School.
Mums-to-be living in war zones/areas of armed conflict are at heightened risk of giving birth to low birthweight babies, according to research by Warwick Medical School.
Congratulations to Dr Andrew Bowman, who has been awarded a prestigious Sir Henry Dale Fellowship.
Congratulations to the WMS Men’s Football Club, who have won the West Midlands Inter-University League 2017.
Professor Sophie Staniszewska will be a speaker at the New NHS Alliance’s 2017 Action Summit
National Health Executive reported that Professor Sophie Staniszewska will be a speaker at the New NHS Alliance’s 2017 Action Summit being held at the Royal College of General Practitioners.
A team of four first year MB ChB students, the 'Titanic Swim Team', have been crowned winners of the inaugural student versus staff WMS Game Show Jamboree.
Warwick Medical School is helping the Indian state of Kerala redevelop its healthcare system.
Congratulations to the Warwick Clinical Trials Unit PARAMEDIC2 Trial Team, who have won the West Midlands Clinical Research Network (CRN) Team of the Year Award for greatest contribution to research in the West Midlands.