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Research funding opportunities - RCBC First into research fellowship

New research funding opportunities - RCBC First into Research Fellowship

9 Jan

The call for up to six RCBC First into Research Fellowship grants is now open. 

Job vacancy: Research assistant/ associate

Job vacancy: Research assistant/ associate

8 Jan

An exciting opportunity has arisen to become a research assistant/ associate in statistics at Cardiff University's Centre for Trials Research. 

Health and Care Research Wales launches the Pathway to Portfolio Development Funding Scheme

Health and Care Research Wales launches the Pathway to Portfolio Development Funding Scheme

21 Dec

Health and Care Research Wales has launched the Pathway to Portfolio Development Funding Scheme to support individuals in the NHS to undertake a research project and/or activity that will allow them to refine and develop their grant application writing skills, develop their research ideas or provide opportunities to support pilot, feasibility or proof of concept work.

Passing on the mantle of cancer research nursing in Wales

Passing on the mantle of cancer research nursing in Wales

20 Dec

Siân Whelan and Mandy Edwards are the past and future of a vital role in Welsh cancer research; Siân is soon to retire from the role of Cancer Research UK (CRUK) senior research nurse for Wales, with Mandy succeeding her in the new year.

Sepsis, it’s a matter of time

Sepsis, it’s a matter of time

20 Dec

Every year in the UK sepsis kills more than 44 thousand people – that’s more than bowel, breast and prostate cancer combined.

SoECAT – what it is and what it means to you

20 Dec

The Schedule of Events Cost Attribution Template (SoECAT) captures and calculates the different activities and costs associated with clinical research in a standardised and consistent way.