International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2023
Theresa Burkard, Nicholas Ilott, Dominic Furniss, Ananya Bhalla
10 February 2023
Saturday 11 February marks International Day of Women and Girls in Science. To celebrate, we asked NDORMS people to share their female science icons with us!
An ambulance to Ukraine
1 June 2022
Prof Lavy and OUH Consultant Anaesthetist Dr Viv Addy take ambulance of supplies to Ukraine border.
The Open Arms away (not away) day!
11 April 2022
Despite not being able to meet in person, the Open Arms PPI group held a virtual away day, sharing ideas for its future development.
Resilience, adaptability, collaboration, creativity, self-care, and family.
28 March 2022
International Women’s Day Event: ‘Women and the Pandemic’
NDORMS Writing Club
22 March 2022
Louise Hailey shares her experience of the NDORMS Writing Club.
A Medical Student’s Reflection; Oxford University Research Internship
21 January 2022
Hassan Kamal shares his experience on working as a research intern at the University of Oxford Medical Sciences Division.
VROOM study - Behind The Scenes
22 November 2021
VROOM is one of the newest clinical trials to be started by OCTRU. It has been getting lots of attention in the media, so we asked the Clinical Trial Manager, Lucy Cureton, to tell us a bit more about it.
Meat the future - The Oxford Natural History Museum
9 September 2021
Earlier this year, the histology team at The Kennedy Institute were thrilled to receive an enquiry like no other. We are used to processing and sectioning a wide variety of tissues for Oxford university researchers as well as other British and European institutions; however, we never expected to deal with chicken breast and beef steak from Sainsburys!
Trials on trial
11 August 2021
Trial methodology research is a type of research that looks at how researchers do clinical trials and asks ‘how can we do them better?’ The trial methodology research I do looks at how researchers decide whether to move from a small, pilot trial to a larger, longer and more expensive Randomised Controlled Trial (RCT).
9 July 2021
On Friday 2 July my team, Cinq au Swim, and I managed our channel relay swim! It took us 16 hours 47 minutes, and was not without its challenges!!
My life as a study volunteer
20 May 2021
Today is International Clinical Trials Day. Patricia Logullo talks about her experience as both a trials participant and researcher
COVID vaccines made simple
Anna Katharina (Katja) A Simon
26 March 2021
Katja Simon explains the difference between COVID vaccines and how they work.
Good news from Zimbabwe
25 January 2021
Chris Lavy gives us an update on the CURE Children's Hospital of Zimbabwe.
Bridging the gender gap in data science at the launch of WiDS Oxford
11 December 2020
The WiDS Oxford network officially launched with an online speaker event featuring three researchers using cutting-edge data science to solve real-world problems
Nurses on the front line of the COVID-19 Vaccine Trial
30 November 2020
Earlier this year, when the world was somewhat uncertain, a few nurses within NDORMS received a calling. The Oxford Vaccine Group (OVG) were looking for help with a Covid Vaccine Trial. Six NDORMS nurses stepped up to join the fight against coronavirus.
Women in Data Science Oxford - the journey begins
23 November 2020
On 24 November a new group for women in data science will launch at Oxford with its inaugural event. Josie Eade speaks to Sara Khalid, the WiDS Oxford ambassador and Maria Sanchez, WiDS Oxford advisor to hear about their journey to data science, their inspiration for forming the new group, and hopes for the future of women in data science.