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Strategy for Genomics and Precision Medicine in Wales - consultative questions

24 Aug

In January, a Genomics Taskforce was established to ensure Wales capitalises on recent advances in genomics for health and wealth.

Call for public member to join the Health and Care Research Wales Social Care Delivery Board and Strategy Subgroup

18 Aug

Health and Care Research Wales is offering the opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed member of the public to sit on the new Social Care Delivery Board and the Strategy Subgroup of the Board that together provide advice to Health and Care Research Wales and Social Care Wales.

 Minister (fourth from the right), Prof Burholt Director of CADR (right of Minister) and the CADR team

Minister visits Swansea’s specialist dementia research centre

17 Aug

Making Wales a dementia-friendly nation means investing in research to improve health and social care, says Minister for Social Services and Public Health, Rebecca Evans.

Name our magazine competition

Name our magazine competition

15 Aug

On 13th October 2016, more than 250 delegates will join us for our annual Health and Care Research Wales conference. At the conference we’ll be launching our first ever electronic magazine to showcase research in Wales to the world. It will feature news and events, and highlight research stories from across Wales. 

Consultation: ‘Guideline on strategies to identify and mitigate risks for first-in-human clinical trials with investigational medicinal products’

11 Aug

The European Medicines Agency (EMA), in cooperation with the European Commission and the Member States of the European Union (EU), are now seeking comments on the proposed revision of the ‘Guideline on strategies to identify and mitigate risks for first-in-human clinical trials with investigational medicinal products’.

Health and Care Research Wales Mentoring Scheme – Open for Applications

8 Aug

Health and Care Research Wales are excited to launch the pilot stage of its mentoring scheme.