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Join CATCH as Chair / Reader in Health Services Research

An exciting new position is available to join the CATCH team: we are looking for a strong, dynamic research leader. As a Chair / Reader in Health Services Research (Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare) you will play a key role in contributing to ScHARR’s and CATCH’s strategic aims, building on the existing interdisciplinary activity and expanding our world-class reputation for assistive technology and connected healthcare research.

26 February 2016

In conversation with Sheffield MP Paul Blomfield

The University of Sheffield welcomed Sheffield Central MP Paul Blomfield on a recent visit to meet with leading health service researchers. The Sheffield MP was given a unique insight into the ground-breaking work being conducted at the University’s School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) and Centre for Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare (CATCH).

24 February 2016

CATCH academic to help transform health care

The Sheffield City Region has been announced as one of seven national Test Bed innovation centres to take part in a major new drive to modernise how the NHS delivers care. Test Beds are new collaborations between the NHS and innovators including the University of Sheffield which aim to harness technology to address some of the most complex issues facing patients and the health service.

22 February 2016

Inspiring CATCH Networking Lunch in the Diamond

The third CATCH Networking Lunch was held in the Diamond on Tuesday 26th January where more than 30 academics, researchers and professional services staff networked at the event.

26 January 2016

CATCH project wins Sheffield Smart Lab support

A CATCH project team was amongst the nine Sheffield Smart Lab winners that were announced at an awards ceremony in Sheffield. The CATCH project team that was successful was Novel Assessment of Nutrition and Ageing or NANA for short. NANA, led by CATCH academics Prof Arlene Astell and Dr Liz Williams, is a system that monitors the nutritional intake and cognitive function, mood and activity of older adults.

7 December 2015

CATCH Networking Lunch a huge success

The inaugural CATCH Networking Lunch was a great success on Friday 26 October. Approx 40 academics, researchers and professional services staff networked at the event.

28 October 2015

Marketing and Communications Officer

We have an exciting new position available to join the CATCH team. Are you a whizz with marketing and comms? Do you want to work on cool tech to help people live well and age well? Then this job is for you.

15 September 2015

Funded PhD Studentship Available

Spoken Language Dialogue Systems in Assistive Technology

7 July 2015