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Job vacancy: Research nurse

Job vacancy: Research nurse

21 Aug

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 5 Research Nurse to work as part of the Health and Care Research Wales delivery workforce within the Research & Development team at BCUHB based at Glan Clwyd Hospital.

GDPR guidance update for researchers and study coordinators

GDPR guidance update for researchers and study coordinators

21 Aug

The Health Research Authority (HRA) have updated the recommended wording for data transparency following consultation with various stakeholders and public involvement and feedback on the initial published wording to provide a clearer more layered approach.  

Recruitment of pharmacy reviewers update

Recruitment of pharmacy reviewers update

16 Aug

Based on the positive experiences of applicants using the Pharmacy Assurance service, the HRA will be accepting CTIMPs in non-oncology areas for review from Monday 30 September. 

New call for Clinical Research Time Award applications

New call for Clinical Research Time Award applications

8 Aug

Health and Care Research Wales is pleased to announce that the 2019 round of Clinical Research Time Awards will open on 2 September 2019.

Ionising radiation guidance updates

Ionising radiation guidance updates

7 Aug

The Health Research Authority has worked with its Four Nations Radiation Assurance Working Group, which includes Medical Physics Experts (MPEs), Clinical Radiation Experts (CREs), and the Administration of Radioactive Substances Advisory Committee (ARSAC), to update guidance in IRAS regarding ionising radiation. 

Help us shape cancer research in Wales - professional consultation

31 Jul

The Cancer Research Strategy for Wales is being developed, ready for delivery by 2020, following the recommendation in the Cancer Delivery Plan.