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Job vacancy: Director of Health and Care Research Wales

Job vacancy: Director of Health and Care Research Wales/Deputy Director of Research and Development Division

26 Oct

The Director of Health and Care Research Wales/Deputy Director of the Research and Development (R&D) Division is the senior official leading research and development across the health and social care sectors in Wales. 

Cardiff University opens world-class biobank

Cardiff University opens world-class biobank

15 Oct

Cardiff University has opened a brand new facility with the capacity to hold up to a million biological samples for medical research. 

Our conference is nearly here!

Our conference is nearly here!

12 Oct

It’s just under two weeks until Health and Care Research Wales takes over the SSE SWALEC Stadium for our 2018 conference. Are you as excited as we are?

Technical Assurances: Pharmacy

Technical Assurances: Pharmacy

12 Oct

Following a period of process development and successful reviewer recruitment, the Health Research Authority (HRA) are opening Pharmacy Assurance on Monday 15 October.

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day – How research in Wales is improving the inclusion of diverse communities in end of life care

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day – How research in Wales is improving the inclusion of diverse communities in end of life care

12 Oct

13 October marks World Hospice and Palliative Care Day 2018. Find out how research in Wales is committed to making a difference to how end of life care is discussed and delivered.

World Smile Day® 2018 – How dental research in Wales aims to bring a smile to your face!

World Smile Day® 2018 – How dental research in Wales aims to bring a smile to your face!

5 Oct

Smile and the world smiles with you - if you have good teeth. At the moment, many people visit the dentist every six months. However, this may not be the best use of patients’ time and money or NHS resources.