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BMA 2016 award winners

BMJ/BMA Cymru Wales Clinical Teacher of the Year Awards 2016

4 April 2016

2016 Clinical Teacher of the Year Awards

Dentist and patient

Getting to the root of the problem

30 March 2016

Study find GPs prescribing ‘unnecessary’ antibiotics for toothache

Professor Tim Rainer

Cracking the code of sustainable healthcare

9 March 2016

Professor Tim Rainer explains how lessons from WW2 can help Wales deliver emergency healthcare for the 21st century.

mother breastfeeding baby

Boosting breastfeeding in disadvantaged areas

2 March 2016

Motivational technique could hold key to increasing breastfeeding rates

family walking in the woods

HealthWise Wales

29 February 2016

Largest ever Welsh health research project launched

Blood Pressure

Blood pressure-lowering treatment trialled

17 February 2016

Cardiff doctor is the first in Wales to recruit patients to trial a promising non drug related, non-invasive therapy

British Heart Foundation

Welsh Heart scientists in the red

5 February 2016

British Heart Foundation Cymru funded scientists raise awareness to power more lifesaving discoveries.

Blood Cells

Test could lead to more effective leukaemia treatment

21 January 2016

Simple blood test capable of detecting levels of leukaemia cells post chemotherapy

Cells green on red

Upgrading the immune system

13 January 2016

Scientists re-engineer body’s immune system for safer and more effective cancer treatment

Professor Meena Upadhyaya

Pioneering medical geneticist, Professor Meena Upadhyaya, receives OBE

5 January 2016

The achievements of an internationally renowned medical geneticist have been recognised in the 2016 New Year’s Honours list.