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Read health and social care research news from across Wales and the UK.

New Funding for Pathology is Keeping Cancer Research at the Cutting Edge

2 Nov

More than half a million pounds has been committed to a new initiative called Cellular Molecular Pathology (CM-Path) which aims to boost UK pathology research, it was announced at the annual National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Cancer Conference in Liverpool.

Marie Curie Research Grants Scheme 2016 – Call for applications

29 Oct

Marie Curie, in partnership with Chief Scientist Office (CSO) and Motor Neurone Disease Association (MND Association), is spending up to £1.425 million this year through the Marie Curie Research Grants Scheme to fund high quality research.


Workshop - Securing NIHR funding in Wales

16 Oct

The NIHR is running a series of free, one day workshops for researchers in Wales interested in finding out more about opportunities to secure funding from NIHR research programmes.

Primary Care Research Incentive Scheme (PiCRIS) funding call launched

13 Oct

The Health and Care Research Wales Support Centre is pleased to announce the launch of the 2015/16 Primary Care Incentive Research Scheme (PiCRIS) funding call.

Health Research Fellowship call 2015 launched

7 Oct

Health and Care Research Wales are pleased to announce a new call for research proposals: the Health Research Fellowship award. Once again this will be managed by the Wessex Institute.

Vacancy for National Director of Support & Delivery

6 Oct

The Division for Social Care and Health Research (DSCHR) within Welsh Government is looking to recruit an individual to provide strategic leadership to the national Support & Delivery Infrastructure...