Year: 28th October 2023

Developing Skills and Knowledge through NIHR GHR SPARC Award

Lathika Athuada, a Postdoctoral Researcher from the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, undertook a career placement with Imperial College Business School. The placement was supported by a Short Placement Award for Research Collaboration (SPARC), funded by NIHR Academy.

Visit to Study Sites in Sri Lanka

Petya Atanasova - a PhD student from Imperial College London, working on the determinants of children nutritional choices & behavioral interventions for food behavior change, visited study sites in Sri Lanka.

NIHR GHR CADA-R2-004 awarded to Prof Madawa Chandratilake

Prof Madawa Chandratilake, Cadre Chair and Professor, Faculty Dean, Department of Medical Education, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka was awarded the NIHR GHR CADA-R2-004. The award was used to organise a workshop on Communicating Research.

GHRU Trainee research visit to Imperial College London

Ananya Gupta, a PhD student from the LKC School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, undertook a career development placement with the School of Public Health, Imperial College London, supported by the iHealth T2D, COV-Ind-UK and NIHR 132960.

GHRU Postdoctoral research visit

Dr Awais Butt, a regular medical officer at Services Hospital, Lahore, undertook an research visit at LKC School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, supported by the NIHR 132960.