Tag Archives: Courtney Davis

New study led by Dr Courtney Davis published in the BMJ today shows that most new cancer drugs entering the European market are failing to deliver any clinically meaningful benefit

Almost two thirds (57%) of cancer drugs authorised by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) between 2003 and 2009 came onto the market without any clear evidence they improved the quality or quantity of patients’ lives, according to research from King’s … Continue reading

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What SSHM students do after they graduate: Andrew Barnhart (MA Bioethics & Society)

Andrew Barnhart was a Bioethics & Society MA student at SSHM in 2014/15. Before joining SSHM Andrew Barnhart graduated with a B.Sc. in Biology and Philosophy from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. When asked about his interest in pursuing a Master’s … Continue reading

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Report of first NHS National Cancer Patient Conference by MSc students Anna Williamson and Victoria Stanway

Blog post by Anna Williamson and Victoria Stanway, current students in the MSc Medicine Science & Society. On Friday the 13th of March, we had the opportunity to attend the first NHS National Cancer Patient Conference, held at the G-Mex … Continue reading

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Mark your diaries: POSTGRADUATE OPEN EVENING FOR OFFER HOLDERS MARCH 25, 2015

For all prospective Master’s students who hold an offer for any Postgraduate programme at SSHM for 2015/16: please mark your diary for a Postgraduate Open Evening on March 25th, 2015. Programme: 17:00-17:30: Registration and Tour of Strand Campus with students’ ambassadors.. … Continue reading

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Misleading drug promotion – A failure of pharmaceutical industry self-regulation?

We have the pleasure to invite you to our next SSHM Seminar Series event in which Dr. Shai Mulinari will present his work on “Misleading drug promotion – A failure of pharmaceutical industry self-regulation?”  will be followed by two discussants – Prof. John … Continue reading

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