Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice
Closing date: 11 November 2019
The Commonwealth Fund's Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice provide a unique opportunity for mid-career health services researchers and practitioners to spend up to 12 months in the United States, conducting original research and working with leading American health policy experts.
New call for Clinical Research Time Award applications
Closing date: 17 October 2019
Health and Care Research Wales is pleased to announce that the 2019 round of Clinical Research Time Awards will open on 5 September 2019.
SoECAT & Excess Treatment Costs (ETCs) - what it is and what it means to you
The Schedule of Events Cost Attribution Template (SoECAT) captures and calculates the different activities and costs associated with clinical research in a standardised and consistent way.
GDPR guidance update for researchers and study coordinators
The Health Research Authority (HRA) have updated the recommended wording for data transparency following consultation with various stakeholders and public involvement and feedback on the initial published wording to provide a clearer more layered approach.
KESS2 MRES Scholarship: The SOLVE Study: Solving non-participation in the Cwm Taf Health Check programme
Closing date: 2 September 2019
The aim of the programme is to prevent the onset of heart disease, type 2 diabetes and stroke in the first place. Everyone aged between 40 and 74 (approximately 191,500 people) is invited to attend a Health Check at a GP surgery but the problem is that only half of those invited make use of this opportunity
New Call for Clinical Research Time Award
Closing date: 17 October 2019
Health and Care Research Wales is pleased to announce that the 2019 round of Clinical Research Time Awards will open on 02nd September 2019.
New Research and Evaluation Strategy Launched
The new Public Health Wales Research and Evaluation strategy highlights our commitment to embedding research and evaluation across the organisation, enabling us to build the knowledge needed to improve health and well-being across Wales (Strategic Priority 7).
Call for projects to support the digitalisation of the public sector
A call for proposals will be issued in the autumn of 2019. More information is available here.
Improve social connections to help communities thrive in uncertain times
A new report will help public services and other organisations in Wales work to develop resilient individuals and communities that are better equipped to respond to challenging circumstances like economic crises, stress, trauma, and the challenges of everyday life.
Investing in research now will provide new opportunities to save lives
The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) Cymru Wales has published a variety of recommendations for protecting clinical time for research aimed at the Welsh Government, NHS Wales, doctors, patients and research bodies.