Tagged: National Institute for Health Research

The week issue 280 4-10 January 2013

On the agenda this week: A £5.45 billion two-year ring-fenced public health budget for local authorities has been announced by the Department of Health, covering 2013-14 and 2014-15; and in … Read more → – The week issue 280 4-10 January 2013

£120 million investment for research to improve NHS services

The Department of Health has announced funding of £120 million for an open competition to research ways of improving NHS services. Each research project will involve collaborative partnerships between a … Read more → – £120 million investment for research to improve NHS services

School for Public Health Research launched

The new National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) School for Public Health Research has launched. It has a budget of £20 million over five years to undertake research into public … Read more → – School for Public Health Research launched

Funding for two patient safety research centres announced

Two research centres will receive a share of over £13 million funding to help make the NHS a safer place for patients. The money, which comes from the National Institute … Read more → – Funding for two patient safety research centres announced

New plans for developing the role of the clinical academic researcher announced

A new strategy announced today develops the clinical academic workforce in nursing, midwifery and allied health professions (AHPs). It offers support for the national clinical academic training scheme administered through … Read more → – New plans for developing the role of the clinical academic researcher announced

Over £100 million given to support groundbreaking clinical research

Laboratory testing

Over £100m will be invested in NHS clinical research facilities to develop new treatments to benefit thousands of patients. The money, provided by the National Institute for Health Research, will be … Read more → – Over £100 million given to support groundbreaking clinical research

National Institute for Health Research to award professorships

Eight of the UK’s most promising leaders in medical health research will each be awarded a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) professorship, the Government announced today. Each professor will … Read more → – National Institute for Health Research to award professorships