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£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.

Tenovus celebrates 50 years of research

12 May

Tenovus Cancer Care has announced £1m of new funding to mark 50 years of cancer research.

Major milestone for new £44m brain imaging centre

12 May

A new £44m Cardiff University brain research imaging centre (CUBRIC) that will lead Europe in helping scientists understand the causes of brain conditions has reached a major milestone in its construction.

Innovate UK to invest up to £1 million to establish new Knowledge Transfer Partnerships in stratified medicine

12 May

Innovate UK is to invest up to £1 million to establish new Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) in developing modelling approaches to support the use of stratified medicine in the UK, across bioinformatics, systems biology, health economics and analytical algorithms.