Trailblazer Campaign

This year the NIHR is launching the TrialBlazers Campaign which aims to mobilise and connect our community of research volunteers across the UK – ‘The TrialBlazers’.  It showcases their vital role and asks for their help recruiting  their friends, family and colleagues to ‘Join the TrialBlazers’. The TrialBlazers campaign takes place from 16th May to… Read More

April/May 2022

GenOMICC Study: The Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital was in the top 5 recruiting sites! ‘Whole genome sequencing reveals host factors underlying critical Covid-19’ is being published in Nature. (07/03/2022). The full article at this link https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-022-04576-6 Extract from the email: This publication is the result of an extraordinary effort from so many under the… Read More

March 2022

The STAR trial: Evaluation of a care pathway for patients with long-term pain after knee replacement Following the publication of the STAR trial results, one of the Exeter participants was featured on BBC news and BBC Spotlight yesterday (2:25 into the broadcast): https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0014bkw/spotlight-late-news-06022022  https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-60267790 NOVAVAX STUDY: A PHASE 3, RANDOMISED, OBSERVER-BLINDED, PLACEBO CONTROLLED TRIAL TO… Read More