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NIHR EME awarded in Wales

NIHR EME awarded in Wales

16 Feb

Professor Colin Dayan and Professor John Gregory of Cardiff University, with support from the Diabetes Research Unit Cymru and the Swansea Trials Unit, have recently received funding for a five-year study.

Wales joins the 100,000 Genomes Project

16 Feb

Wales has joined the 100,000 Genomes Project, the Welsh Government announced today. The project, now a UK-wide initiative, seeks to transform patient care, encourage genomic discovery and drive a thriving genomics sector.

Job vacancy: Digital Marketing Coordinator

Job vacancy: Digital Marketing Coordinator

15 Feb

An exciting opportunity has arisen at the Health and Care Research Wales Support Centre for a digital marketing professional to help support vital research driving better health and social care for Wales, through high quality, effective digital communications.

UKCRC’s new Health Research Classification System website launched

UKCRC’s new Health Research Classification System website launched

15 Feb

The UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) has launched a brand new version of the Health Research Classification System (HRCS) website.

New social care research and development strategy aims to inform and improve social care policy and practice

New social care research and development strategy aims to inform and improve social care policy and practice

14 Feb

The Social Care Research and Development Strategy for Wales 2018-23 will be launched by Huw Irranca-Davies, AM the Minister for Children and Social Care today (14 February 2018).

Health and Care Research Wales Funding Board/Committee Membership Opportunities

Health and Care Research Wales Funding Board/Committee Membership Opportunities

9 Feb

Health and Care Research Wales is inviting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from individuals wishing to become scientific members of the:

·         Research for Patient and Public Benefit (RfPPB) Funding Board

·         PhD Health Studentship Committee