This PhD project is offered on a self-funding basis. It is open to applicants with funding or those applying to funding sources. Details of tuition fees can be found at View Website
A bench fee may also payable on top of the tuition fee to cover specialist equipment or laboratory costs required for the research. The amount charged annually will vary considerably depending on the nature of the project and applicants should contact the primary supervisor for further information about the fee associated with the project.
(i) The global impact of the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, Education and Management Division: engaging stakeholders and assessing HbA1c quality in a multicentre study across China English, E., Weykamp, C., Ji, L., Siebelder, C., Shan, Z., Wang, Y., Li, H. & John, W. G. 19 Dec 2018 In : Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. 57, 2, p. 288–295
(ii) Evaluation of Four HbA1c Point-of-Care Devices Using International Quality Targets: Are They Fit for the Purpose? Lenters-Westra, E. & English, E. 1 Jul 2018 In : Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology. 12, 4, p. 762-770 9 p.
(iii) EurA1c: the European HbA1c Trial to Investigate the Performance of HbA1c Assays in 2166 Laboratories across 17 Countries and 24 Manufacturers by Use of the IFCC Model for Quality Targets. The EurA1c Trial Group Jun 2018 In : Clinical Chemistry. 64, 6
(iv) The use of POCT HbA1c devices in the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme: Recommendations from an expert working group commissioned by NHS England. Misra, S., John, W. G., Alberti, G., Barth, J. H., English, E. & Oliver, N. 2016 NHS.