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NICE Eyes on Evidence August 2014

Published: 02 Sep 2014

NICE Eyes on Evidence - providing easy access to a comprehensive evidence base for everyone in health and social care who takes decisions about treatments or the use of resources. Reports in the August 2014 issue of the monthly bulletin includes chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; depression; anorexia nervosa; pelvic organ prolapse; human papillomavirus vaccination.

EME Programme funding opportunities and webinars August 2014

Published: 02 Sep 2014

This call for applications by the Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme commissioned workstream is looking for mechanisms of action of health interventions; bowel control and faecal incontinence in adults; pituitary and/or adrenal disorders and related diseases; renal failure and would healing. Apply by 7 October 2014

Clinfield courses for nurse researchers autumn 2014

Published: 01 Sep 2014

Designed for research nurses and/or clinical trial practitioners, these one-day courses in September to November 2014 cost £125.

Call for abstracts on building careers in clinical research annual conference

Published: 29 Aug 2014

Present an oral or poster presentation, or both, at this event where the keynote speaker will talk about “Why clinical trials and the people who run them matter”.

Tender to run a postgraduate internship scheme for nurses and AHPs

Published: 26 Aug 2014

Arthritis Research UK seeks tenders from a consortium of universities to run this scheme for nurses and allied health professionals, providing 18 internships over three years for promising new graduates. Apply by 17 September 2014.

Encouraging nursing and social care staff to travel to learn

Published: 26 Aug 2014

Would travel overseas make you more effective in your career or field of interest? The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust awards fellowships to British citizens to travel abroad to bring back knowledge and best practice for the benefit of others in their UK professions and communities. Closing date to apply is 23 September 2014.

Skills that nurses contribute to a clinical research team

Published: 20 Aug 2014

Write a 1,000-word article using examples from your research projects on the skills nurses contribute to a clinical research team by 31 October 2014 and win a free place at the 2015 RCN's international nursing research conference.

Nominate a health or care worker for a UK honour

Published: 19 Aug 2014

Recommend someone in the UK for a New Year or Queen’s Birthday honour who has made a difference in their field of work or community, people who have gone that extra mile. Send in your nomination by 12 September 2014.

QNI Fund for Innovation and Leadership 2015 is supporting 10 projects

Published: 15 Aug 2014

Community nurses, midwives or health visitors can apply for a grant of up to £5,000 to improve the care of patients and to enhance their leadership skills. Closing date is 8 October 2014.

Research grants for nurses from the Heart Failure Association of the ESC

Published: 14 Aug 2014

The Heart Failure Association, (part of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), offers two grants annually to nurses with an interest in heart failure who would like to increase their research horizons. Each grant is worth 24,000€ for one year. Closing date to apply is 31 October 2014.

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