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Public Health Research, Policy and Practice: Research with Impact


Public Health Research, Policy and Practice: Working Together in Wales Conference


NIHR - Public Health Research Programme Rapid Funding Scheme

Closing date: 31 December 2018

The RFS offers researchers the opportunity to apply for funds to conduct rapid baseline data collection.


Second phase of Innovate to Save fund launched

Closing date: 16 July 2018

A second phase of the Welsh Government’s £5m Innovate to Save fund to help support public and third sector organisations deliver services in Wales has been launched by Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Mark Drakeford.


Tenovus Cancer Care iGrant Funding Opportunity

Closing date: 23 April 2018

Tenovus Cancer Care fund research that highlights or meets the needs of cancer patients and their families, including cancer prevention research.


All Wales Continuous Improvement Community's Annual Awards 2018

Closing date: 16 March 2018

AcademiWales are delighted to launch the All Wales Continuous Improvement Community’s (AWCIC) Annual Awards 2018. This is the 4th AWCIC Awards and following the successful format from the past couple of years again this is a stand alone event celebrating the important recognition of the hard work being carried out by the public service continuous improvement practitioners throughout Wales.


Understanding the peer review and publication process


The first webinar of the series—Preparing your article and submitting to a journal—will take place on March 09th 2017, 12:00—13:30 GMT.


UKCRC's new Health Research Classification System website launched


The UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) has launched a brand new version of the Health Research Classification System (HRCS) website. The HRCS was designed to produce a broad strategic overview of health research funding, and the site supports both the classification system itself as well as the UK Health Research Analysis reporting series.


Primary care research manager vacancy

Closing date: 12 March 2018

An exciting fixed term/secondment opportunity has arisen to join the Primary Care Research team within the Health and Care Research Wales Support Centre.


New UK-Wide agreement (mCTA) to speed up clinical trials and medicines R&D


The new version of the Model Clinical Trials Agreement (mCTA) will allow a single model contract for commercial R&D to be used in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, cutting out unnecessary administration to run the same study across the UK


Chafea/2017/Health/03 concerning a feasibility study for an monitoring system on food reformulation initiative for salt, sugars and fat

Closing date: 13 February 2018

This project/study intends to pilot test the functioning of the monitoring system in key areas.

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