New report: Responding to Adverse Childhood Experiences - An evidence review
Public Health Wales’ Policy, Research and International Development directorate in conjunction with the Public Health Collaborating Unit at Bangor University, has produced a new report ‘Responding to Adverse Childhood Experiences
NIHR - Behavioural intervention to treat anxiety in adults with autism and moderate to severe learning disabilities
Closing date: 31 July 2019
The Health Technology Assessment Programme is accepting stage 1 applications to their commissioned workstream for this primary research topic: 19/32 Behavioural intervention to treat anxiety in adults with autism and moderate to severe learning disabilities
Public Health Intervention Development Scheme (PHIND) - July 2019
Closing date: 18 July 2019
The MRC Public Health Intervention Development scheme (PHIND) supports the early stages of development of interventions that address an important UK or global public health issue.
New NIHR Funding calls
Funding opportunities within Health Services and Delivery Research Programme, Invention for Innovation Programme and Policy Research Programme
Call for abstracts for The Lancet Public Health Science
Closing date: 17 June 2019
The Lancet are delighted to announce the call for abstracts for The Lancet Public Health Science 2019: A National Conference Dedicated to New Research in UK Public Health, to be held in London, UK on November 29, 2019.
Preventing violent extremism needs a public health approach - new report!
The Preventing violent extremism in the UK: Public health solutions report urges public services to work together to tackle the broader risk factors for involvement in violent extremism that are often hidden behind discussions about politics, race and religion.
UK Local Information Pack - Update for Commercial Sponsors and Contract Research Organisations (CRO)
A UK Local Information Pack will be introduced on Wednesday 5 June 2019. From this date the Organisational Information Document will be required as part of the UK Local Information Pack, to be shared by commercial and non-commercial sponsors when setting up NHS/Health and Social Care participating organisations in the UK. More information is given in the IRAS Help Site Specific section.
Setting up NHS / Health and Social Care research in the UK
Following from the previous communication a UK Local Information Pack will be introduced on the 5 June 2019 to support the set-up of NHS / Health and Social Care research in the UK. Researchers working with NHS / Health and Social Care organisations across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales will benefit from a consistent package to support study set-up and delivery across the UK.
Career Opportunities - Wales Centre for Public Policy
The Wales Centre for Public Policy at Cardiff University invites applications for 3 exciting new research posts.
More than eight in ten men in prison suffered childhood adversity
Childhood adversity linked to more times in prison, violent offending and a history of time in youth offender institutions.