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Join our communications, engagement and involvement team

Join our communications, engagement and involvement team

9 Jul

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a communciations and engagement coordinator, digital marketing coordinator and senior communications and engagement coordinator.

GP from Wales struck down by coronavirus leads UK-wide research study  to find potential treatment

GP from Wales struck down by coronavirus leads UK-wide research study to find potential treatment

6 Jul

A GP from Wales – who says he’s “one of the lucky ones” after battling coronavirus – is now leading a UK-wide research study to find a potential treatment.

Urgent Public Health COVID-19 Studies

2 Jul

Concerns have been raised across the UK that some UPH COVID-19 studies may be under costed and/or underfunded in respect of activities defined under AcoRD as research costs.

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NIHR research funding opportunity for Welsh Local Authorities open now

2 Jul

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is accepting stage two applications to their Public Health Research Programme Local Authority Research System call. This funding call is open to all Local Authorities across Wales.

Antibodies from recovered patients now being trialled as possible treatment in two major COVID-19 research studies in Wales

Antibodies from recovered patients now being trialled as possible treatment in two major COVID-19 research studies in Wales

30 Jun

Antibodies from patients who have recovered from COVID-19 are now being trialled as a possible treatment in two urgent public health research studies in Wales.

Welsh super database and technology platform play major role in new international COVID-19 research collaboration

Welsh super database and technology platform play major role in new international COVID-19 research collaboration

26 Jun

The Secure Anonymised Information Linkage (SAIL) Databank, funded by Health and Care Research Wales, has been selected to play a key role in an international collaboration to accelerate COVID-19 research.