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Medical Research Council announce third round of Clinical Academic Research Partnership

Medical Research Council announce third round of Clinical Academic Research Partnership

18 Jun

The Medical Research Council (MRC), in partnership with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), have announced that the third round of the Clinical Academic Research Partnership will open on 7 August 2020. Applications from consultant level staff in Wales are welcome.

NICE and NIHR launch a clinical evidence guide

NICE and NIHR launch a clinical evidence guide

12 Jun

NICE and NIHR launch a clinical evidence guide promoting the highest standards possible to ensure research on new treatments for COVID-19 can be translated into clinical practice as fast as possible.

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Open to Welsh researchers: NIHR launches new funding call for longer-term COVID-19 research

9 Jun

Today the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is launching a new UK wide call inviting applications to better understand and manage the health and social care consequences of the global COVID-19 pandemic beyond the acute phase, and to help mitigate the impact of subsequent phases of the pandemic and its aftermath.

Public Involvement Achievement Award 2020

Public Involvement Achievement Award 2020

8 Jun

Entries are now invited for the 2020 Health and Care Research Wales Public Involvement Achievement Award. 

Setting priorities for social care research in Wales

Setting priorities for social care research in Wales

8 Jun

Health and Care Research Wales and Social Care Wales want to identify research priorities for the social care and support of people aged 65 and over.

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New NIHR global health research funding open to Welsh researchers

6 Jun

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) will be launching funding initiatives over the next year to support global health research, alongside the global focus on COVID-19. All initiatives will be open to applicants from Wales.