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MRes scholarships available at Bangor University

MRes scholarships available at Bangor University

7 Jun

The School of Healthcare Sciences at Bangor University is currently working with Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships to offer multiple MRes scholarships.

How Wales gave ordinary people a vital say in research

How Wales gave ordinary people a vital say in research

6 Jun

When Barbara Moore started her nursing career in the 1970s, health and social care research wasn’t a big feature in her training manual. And, although doctors and nurses were asking patients and members of the public for their opinions on research studies, it wasn’t anything like we know today.

Clinical exercise research makes a giant leap forward at Swansea University

Clinical exercise research makes a giant leap forward at Swansea University

5 Jun

Grants totalling £700,000 have been awarded to Swansea University researchers who are looking at ways of improving our understanding of the importance of physical exercise in high risk groups of patients with diabetes or obesity.

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.