New systematic review published on interventions to reduce risk of overweight and obesity in infancy and childhood

A new study has been published by led by Prof Sarah Redsell of Anglia Ruskin University and a team of researchers at the Universities of Cambridge, Nottingham and Lincoln, including Prof Niro Siriwardena of CaHRU.…

Comparison of coronary heart disease genetic assessment with conventional cardiovascular risk assessment

A new study, published in April 2015 in the journal Primary Health Care Research and Development, entitled ‘Comparison of coronary heart disease genetic assessment with conventional cardiovascular risk assessment in primary care: reflections on a…

Jolien Vos wins Postgraduate Choice Award at Lincoln Student Union Awards 2015

Jolien Vos, graduate research assistant and PhD student with CaHRU, was winner of the student Postgraduate Choice Award at the University of Lincoln Student Union Awards ceremony on 23 April 2015. The award, sponsored by…

Discussion paper on improving care for people with asthma through patient stories published in Chest

A new paper entitled ‘Using a narrative approach to enhance clinical care for patients with asthma‘ has been published online in the journal Chest. The paper was authored by Dr Helen Owton, previously of De…

Promoting good outcomes in LGBT cancer care

We are looking for trans* gender (transsexual, transgender, non-binary) participants to take part in a Patient Participant Involvement (PPI) meeting. The meeting will take place in Lincoln, at the university or by SKYPE. We are…