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Three prizes for Oxford researchers at BSCMR meeting

Three prizes for Oxford researchers at BSCMR meeting

Posted 22/04/2016

Clinical Research Fellows from the Oxford Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research (OCMR) won three prizes in the Young Investigator Awards held at the 11th British Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (BSCMR) Annual Meeting on 20th April 2016. First prize was awarded to Dr Rohan Wi ...

Dr Svetlana Reilly awarded Best Presentation Prize

Dr Svetlana Reilly awarded Best Presentation Prize

Posted 21/04/2016

Congratulations to Dr Svetlana Reilly, who was awarded the "Best Presentation" prize at cross-disciplinary 110th annual Meeting of physicians of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. It is a very competitive meeting with focussing on clinical Academic excellence.  The presentation took place at the A ...

DPAG's Hege Larsen wins prestigious NCarnation Award

DPAG's Hege Larsen wins prestigious NCarnation Award

Posted 21/04/2016

Final year DPhil and Wellcome Trust OXION student Hege Larsen was awarded the esteemed NCarnation award by the American Physiological Society at the Experimental Biology conference in San Diego last week. Experimental Biology is an annual meeting comprising over 14,000 scientists and exhibitors rep ...

Dr Alexander Liu wins Young Author Award from the American College of Cardiology

Posted 21/04/2016

Dr Alexander Liu (Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research) has been awarded a Young Author Achievement Award by the American College of Cardiology in recognition of outstanding research published in one of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology’s sister journals. His article, in t ...

Dr Victoria Stoll awarded the Early Career Award for Translational CMR

Dr Victoria Stoll awarded the Early Career Award for Translational CMR

Posted 03/03/2016

Dr Victoria Stoll was awarded the Early Career Award for Translational CMR at the 19th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Society for Cardiovascular Medicine. These Scientific Sessions are the leading meeting for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Dr Stoll was one of 8 finalists and presented ...

Charis Antoniades awarded BHF Senior Clinical Research Fellowship

Charis Antoniades awarded BHF Senior Clinical Research Fellowship

Posted 01/03/2016

Congratulations to Prof Charalambos Antoniades, who has been awarded a prestigious BHF Senior Clinical Research Fellowship for his research programme “Exploring new links between adipose tissue and vascular redox state”.  Charis is Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine in the Division of Ca ...

BHF Intermediate Basic Science Research Fellowship award for Dr Svetlana Reilly

BHF Intermediate Basic Science Research Fellowship award for Dr Svetlana Reilly

Posted 18/02/2016

Congratulations to Dr Svetlana Reilly who has been awarded a BHF Intermediate Basic Science Research Fellowship. Svetlana will carry out her research “MicroRNA-mediated proarrhythmic mechanisms in Atrial Fibrillation” in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine.  Svetlana has been supported by the BH ...

Wear it, Beat it (Bake it!)

Wear it, Beat it (Bake it!)

Posted 11/02/2016

There was great excitment around the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine in Oxford last Friday when a team of jolly bakers, and an even jollier team of cake eaters, teamed up to raise money for the BHF.  The march was led by Dr Naveed Akbar and Laurienne Gardener of the Robin Choudhury research grou ...

BHF Retail teams see behind the scenes with Oxford researchers

BHF Retail teams see behind the scenes with Oxford researchers

Posted 11/02/2016

Members of the British Heart Foundation Retail Team, who work to raise research funds for the British Heart Foundation through the network of local shops, were invited to participate in an interactive afternoon learning about how the money they raise is used to carry out research. Demonstrations cov ...

Dr Aiden Doherty selected for Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award COFUND Scheme

Dr Aiden Doherty selected for Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award COFUND Scheme

Posted 16/12/2015

Dr Aiden Doherty, recently awarded a BHF CRE Intermediate Transition Research Fellowship, has been selected as one of the best three fellows among the 1000+ fellows supported under the European Commission’s Marie Sklodowska-Curie Award COFUND scheme (’07-’13 funding stream), for his work analysing b ...