Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research

2023

The latest updates from the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research

Centre member awarded prestigious Chancellor’s Fellowship

Dr Holly Tibble wins University of Edinburgh Chancellor's Fellowship
Dr Holly Tibble has been announced as a Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of Edinburgh

Big data – its implications and use in asthma care

Abstract image of big data
Reflections on our Annual Scientific Meeting methodology presentations on big data

New Patient and Public Involvement Volunteer Lead

David Weatherill joins the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research as Patient and Public Involvement Volunteer Lead
David Weatherill becomes a volunteer Patient and Public Involvement lead for the Centre

Delivery of meaningful Patient and Public Involvement needs adequately funded staff

three members of the Patient and Public Involvement group smiling and laughing
Guidance for budgeting Patient and Public Involvement staff costs published in article

Centre Student Representation for 2023

Kathryn Ferris and Andreas Perikleous are the new student reps for the Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research for 2023
Kathryn Ferris is the new Student Representative for the Centre for 2023, with Andreas Perikleous continuing as Deputy

New Patient and Public Involvement team members

Emma Kinley and Amanda Keighley
Emma Kinley is the Centre’s PPI Co-Lead and Amanda Keighley becomes volunteer PPI patient lead

Asthma risk unaltered by taking extra vitamin D

Vitamin D tablets falling out of a bottle
Taking vitamin D supplements does not reduce the risk of asthma attacks in children or adults, research shows.