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

Health and Care Research Wales funding opportunities 2015

22 May

Health and Care Research Wales runs a number of funding schemes designed to stimulate excellence and support capacity building in health and social care research.

Call for Access to Large Prospective Cohorts in Europe

21 May

The Second BBMRI-LPC Scientific Call for Access is an opportunity for European scientists to access unique collections of biosamples and data from participating Large Prospective Cohorts (LPS) across Europe, for free.

National Centre for Mental Health

£3m funding renewal for NCMH research

19 May

Mental health research in Wales will receive a £3m boost over the next three years thanks to renewed funding for the National Centre for Mental Health.

£18m investment in health and social care research in Wales

14 May

Major research projects into cancer, public health, primary and emergency care, mental health and the effects of aging will benefit from an £18m investment by the Welsh Government, Deputy Health Minister Vaughan Gething announced today.

Public awareness and understanding of health and social care research: Executive Summary published

13 May

To inform the design and development of the new HealthWise Wales initiative, Beaufort was commissioned to undertake research in order to develop an understanding of current public awareness, attitudes and perceptions of health and social care research.

HealthWise Wales pilot – we need your views

13 May

HealthWise Wales is now live in pilot form. We are interested in your views as to how we can improve things before the full launch.