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Dr Carl Heneghan
Dr Carl Heneghan

Dr Carl Heneghan believes orphan drugs are proving too costly for the NHS and says the price of the treatments often do not reflect their effectiveness. Read more.

BBC Scotland Investigates: Life, Drugs and Enormous Amounts of Money on the BBC iPlayer.

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Wellcome Trust PhD Programme for Primary Care Clinicians


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Reflections on Evidence Live 2015

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Evidence Live 2015 was a great success, attracting 320 delegates to Oxford to discuss the future of evidence-based medicine. Jack O'Sullivan reviews the two-day event.

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Dr Nicola Lindson-Hawley and Dr Rachna Begh led the recent UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies (UKCTAS) early-career researcher conference in Leeds this month.