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Celebration of BRC Research Excellence Event

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We are excited to share that the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) are hosting an event to celebrate the diversity of their research excellence.

This event will provide an…

A Blind Date With Knowledge: Dr Rachel Dickinson

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Dr Rachel Dickinson discussed the work of the NIHR Newcastle MIC on a podcast that showcases research in the North East of England.

A Blind Date With Knowledge is a…

North East Life Sciences Conference 2024

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We are looking forward to exhibiting at the North East Life Sciences Conference 2024 which will take place in Newcastle Upon Tyne in March.

Building on the 2022 conference, this…

Association of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland Annual Meeting

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We are excited to share that the 117th Annual Meeting for the Association of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland will take place on 23 and 24 May 2024…

Diagnostics North East Conference 2024

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Diagnostics North East (DxNE), a consortium of the North East of England’s leading diagnostics organisations, are excited to share the date for our next annual conference.

The theme of this…

Evidence Generation for Diagnostics Developers 2023

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We introduced key concepts associated with evaluating new diagnostics to over 30 individuals from a variety of organisations at our training course.

On 8 and 9 November 2023 we delivered…

NIHR i4i Connect Call 8 – Collaboration Opportunity

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Collaborate with the NIHR Newcastle MIC and North East Innovation Lab on NIHR Invention for Innovation Connect funding.

The National Institute for Health and…

Newcastle awarded multimillion investment to establish HealthTech Research Centre

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The NIHR has awarded Newcastle close to £3M of government funding to develop and evaluate new innovative technology solutions for better diagnosis for people across the country.

The funding from…

Meet the MIC: Jay Hall

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Jay is a postgraduate student at Newcastle University. Jay joined the MIC team in 2022 as part of her master’s degree in neuroscience. Her dissertation focused…

Survey participants wanted to shape new diagnostics for patients with cystic fibrosis

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Opportunity to ensure that new diagnostics for lung infections are aligned with the needs of people living with cystic fibrosis.

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is an inherited, chronic and progressive condition…

New website to help put the public at the heart of research

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A new free digital planning tool is available to help researchers put patients and the public at the heart of their work. is an online planner,…

Meet the MIC: Sara Pretorius

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Sara joined the NIHR Newcastle In Vitro Diagnostics Co-operative (NIHR Newcastle MIC) as a methodologist in August 2022. Sara’s role at the MIC so far has…