Primus study

£1.5 million study aims to empower GPs to make faster and more accurate diagnoses for men with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms

26 March 2018

The PriMUS study aims to develop a clinical decision support tool based on symptoms, signs, patient characteristics and tests that can be done in primary care.

Scientist in lab

£5.5m cash boost from Cancer Research UK

23 February 2018

£5.5m over next five years for ground-breaking work at the Centre for Trials Research.

Centre for Trials Research Executive

£5.5m successful funding award for Centre for Trials Research

21 February 2018

£5.5m successful funding award for Centre for Trials Research.

Louise Padgett, Health Check Advisor

Traffic light cancer health checks launched in Yorkshire communities

18 January 2018

A new health check project designed to improve cancer symptom awareness and help-seeking in Yorkshire’s deprived communities has been launched.

People in a meeting

Cardiff University research seeks to help address gaps in methodology across clinical trials worldwide

20 December 2017

Cardiff University researcher investigates whether who conducts a site visit in a research study makes a difference.

Social Care

Cardiff University researchers to drive improvements in social care sector

16 November 2017

University named as research partner in new £4.85m Department for Education initiative

Kerry Hood Outstanding Leadership Award 2017

Professor Kerry Hood wins Cardiff University Outstanding Contribution to Leadership Award

9 November 2017

Professor Kerry Hood Wins Cardiff University Prize for Outstanding Contribution to Leadership.

Sir Mansel Aylward

Sir Mansel Aylward announced as new Chair of Life Sciences Hub Wales

21 September 2017

Professor Aylward will develop repurposed vision for Life Sciences Hub

Wearable tech

Wearable well-being – can technology make us healthier?

29 August 2017

‘Doctor on Your Wrist’ event explores healthcare and technology.

Newborn baby in incubator

New diagnostic kit for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

10 August 2017

New test for screening of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in newborn babies