This section provides details of topical events organised by Public Health Wales and other national and international organisations related to research opportunities, training and dissemination. Whilst we make every effort to ensure all details are correct, please visit the source links for the most up to date information.

29 May

Researcher Academy’s upcoming webinar will counter this lack of knowledge and provide perspectives from both successful researchers who have received prestigious grants and also offer tips from the funders whose job is to look at these applications.

Health and Care Research Wales Training

Health and Care Research Wales provides a high-quality, needs-driven training programme accessible to health and social care researchers in Wales. The free training programme is delivered across Wales by a range of expert facilitators. To find out more about the wide range of training available or to register on a course, visit the Health and Care Research Wales Training programme.

11 Jun

10th Annual R&D Conference - Aneurin Bevan

Christchurch Centre, Newport, NP20 5PP

Research for Clinical Futures Delivering "A Healthier Wales". To be held at the Christchurch Centre, Newport

18 - 21 Jun

The Nottingham Systematic Review Course

University of Nottingham

This course qualifies for 24 Royal College of Physicians CPD Points. The Nottingham Systematic Review Course is aimed at participants who wish to become proficient in developing and undertaking a Cochrane-style systematic review of interventions. As this is an introductory course, no previous knowledge of systematic reviewing is required.

24 - 28 Jun

Developing and Evaluating Complex Public Health Interventions

Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University

The aim of the course is to provide you with an introduction to the socio-ecological model of health and how it can be used as a framework for designing public health improvement interventions. You will also learn about different research methods used for developing new interventions, how to develop an intervention ‘logic model’, and how DECIPHer works with policy-makers, health professionals and the public to co-produce interventions.

02 Jul

MediWales Connects - Delivering Innovation

The Great Hall, Swansea University

The Wales NHS: clinical, care and research communities meet to share innovation and showcase collaboration.

03 - 04 Jul

The theme for the Annual Conference is 'Civil Society and Participation' and it promises to provide colleagues from across the academic, policy, public, private, and third sectors with the opportunity to network and discuss cutting edge inter-disciplinary research from Wales and beyond that focuses on approaches adopted in a wide range of policy areas.

08 - 12 Jul

The Summer School offers participants a unique opportunity to gain access to internationally renowned experts in a range of topic areas, including complex interventions and their evaluation (including clinical trials); realist synthesis and evaluation; health economics, implementation, social care research, public health, ageing and dementia, primary care, language awareness and the service user perspective.

08 - 12 Jul

The Summer School offers participants a unique opportunity to gain access to internationally renowned experts in a range of topic areas

12 - 14 Sep

Call for papers: ECSR Annual Conference

University of Lausanne, Switzerland

The European Consortium of Sociological Research (ECSR) will hold its next annual conference at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, on 12-14 September 2019. The conference theme is Inequality over the life course

12 - 13 Sep

Pharmacoeconomics short course

The Management Centre, Bangor

2-day short course at the Centre for Health Economics and Medicines Evaluation, Bangor University

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