‘Patient experiences and perceptions of receiving benzodiazepines and z-drugs: lessons for safer prescribing’: international conference presentation

Dr Coral Sirdifield, Senior Research Associate at CaHRU, presented at the Society for the Study of Addiction annual conference – an international conference which was held online on the 4th and 5th of November 2021. Coral’s presentation was part of Continue reading ‘Patient experiences and perceptions of receiving benzodiazepines and z-drugs: lessons for safer prescribing’: international conference presentation

Invitation to participate in new study ‘Exploring the lived experiences of people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and sleep disturbance (Insomnia)’

Are you an adult living with emphysema or chronic bronchitis, otherwise known as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)? Do you currently find it hard to sleep, lie awake at night, wake up several times during the night, still feel tired Continue reading Invitation to participate in new study ‘Exploring the lived experiences of people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and sleep disturbance (Insomnia)’

CaHRU Newsletter (Spring 2020)

The latest edition of the CaHRU Newsletter (Spring 2020) was published in June 2020. The newsletter presents the work of the research centre over the past three months and includes articles from the CaHRU blog covering publications, conferences and funding. Continue reading CaHRU Newsletter (Spring 2020)

Primary care for insomnia – past, present and future

Insomnia graphic

Prof Niro Siriwardena was invited and presented a seminar on CaHRU’s work on management of insomnia in primary care at a recent seminar at King’s College London this Spring on 29 April 2020, hosted by the Department of Population Health Continue reading Primary care for insomnia – past, present and future

CaHRU at British Sleep Society 2019

Profs Graham Law and Siriwardena, together with Dr Simon Durrant in Psychology were at the recent British Sleep Society conference, Birmingham Sleep 2019, which took place at the Birmingham Hilton Metropole, part of the National Exhibition Centre. Prof Law and Continue reading CaHRU at British Sleep Society 2019