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Wales Cancer Research Centre - associate director posts

Wales Cancer Research Centre - associate director posts

5 Jun

Expressions of interest are sought from individuals keen to contribute to on-going excellence in cancer research in Wales by taking senior leadership roles within the Wales Cancer Research Centre (WCRC), as associate directors. 

Wales to raise international research profile at US event

Wales to raise international research profile at US event

31 May

Representatives from Health and Care Research Wales will travel to Boston for the Biotechnology Innovation Organization’s (BIO) 25th annual international convention, raising Wales’ reputation as a world-leading centre for high quality research.

Public involvement developments

Exciting developments for public involvment in Wales

31 May

The way in which we support and champion public involvement in research is changing, starting with a move towards a broader Health and Care Research Wales public involvement community.

Wales’ international leadership in critical care research

Wales’ international leadership in critical care research

30 May

Only one in ten current critical care treatments are based on the best quality evidence, partially due to the challenges of conducting research trials in emergency situations. Wales is leading the way in this area, finding better ways of involving patients and families in studies vital for improving care for critically ill patients, long into the next 70 years of the NHS.

mNCA Stakeholder Workshop – London 26 June 2018

30 May

The revised model Agreement for Non-Commercial Research in the Health Service (mNCA) will be published in mid-June. 

Job vacancy: senior technician (stem cell biology)

Job vacancy: senior technician (stem cell biology)

29 May

There's a new opportunity to join the BRAIN Unit team. The role is full time, Grade 4, available from July 2018 and fixed term until 31 March 2019.