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CRN WM Awards 2023 - Winners and Highly Commended


Collaboration in Research

Winner - Sandwell and West Birmingham Alcohol Care Team and the University of South Wales Addictions Research Group 

Highly Commended - Ruth Lambley-Burke, Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

HC - Julie Edwards and Governance Teams, The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust  & Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust  

Innovation of the Year

Winner -  Research Team. West Midlands Ambulance Service University NHS Foundation Trust & University of Warwick 

HC - DaRe2THINK Team. University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust/ and University of Birmingham

HC - R&D Data & Digital Delivery Team. University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire

Patient & Public Involvement and Engagement Award


HC - Jane Sausman (UHCW)

Research Contribution of the Year

Winner - Cardiology Research Team, Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust

HC - Neurology Research Team, UHCW

Industry Award

Winner - Oncology Research Team, Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

HC - R&D Team, Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust

Embedding Research Award

Winner - East Staffordshire Primary Care Network

HC - Alice Madden, Herefordshire & Worcestershire Health & Care NHS Trust

HC - Centre for Care Excellence, UHCW

Access to Research Award

Winner - Charlotte Ferris & BHH Cancer Research Team UHB 

HC - Ryeland Surgery, Leominster

HC - Research Delivery Team, Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Training & Development Award

Winner - Johanne Tomlinson, Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust

HC - iCAhRE Team, UHCW

Shining  Research Star

Winner - The Staffordshire and Shropshire Health and Care Research Partnership (SSHERPa) 

Outstanding Contribution to Research - Special Award

Winner - Professor David Loughton, CBE