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Public involvement in research tell INVOLVE what you think

Published: 20 Nov 2014

In 2014 INVOLVE brought a project advisory group together to look at whether it would be possible to Comment on a draft framework of values, principles and standards for public involvement to support involvement in research. Closing date is 05 January 2015.

Marie Curie Cancer Care has a 1 million research fund for 2015

Published: 20 Nov 2014

Make a bid for this fund to produce high quality research that could improve care for people with terminal illnesses. Closing date to apply is 16 January 2015.

Health Informatics for Enhancing Health and Wellbeing

Published: 17 Nov 2014

Present your research or practical experience reports as an oral or poster presentation at this two-day conference in June 2015. The organisers particularly welcome abstracts from the health and research community, send in your abstract by 15 January 2015.

Developing proposals for the RfPB programme: a support programme for applicants

Published: 17 Nov 2014

Apply to attend a series of three, free, half-day seminars in January, February and April 2015 organised by the Research Design Service North West if you plan to submit a grant application for this programme in May 2015.

Evidently Cochrane blog on pressure ulcers

Published: 17 Nov 2014

Read about a web chat in November 2014 on the lack of reliable evidence in using the Waterlows and Bradens tools to reduce the incidence of pressure ulcers.

Funding for innovations supporting people with musculoskeletal conditions

Published: 17 Nov 2014

Arthritis Research UK and the Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre have grants of up to 100,000 to fund projects that develop or evaluate innovative technologies that meet a MSK clinical need. Complete an expression of interest by 5 January 2015.

Two researcher roles for NIHR compassionate care study

Published: 13 Nov 2014

Researchers at the University of Southampton are launching a study funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to improve the compassion and care given by nursing teams to older people on hospital wards. Closing date to apply is 5 December 2014.

Two nurses awarded NIHR grants for wound care

Published: 12 Nov 2014

Professor Dame Nicky Cullum and Dr Jo Dumville have each been awarded grants from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to support the ongoing production of high-quality systematic reviews as part of the Cochrane Wounds Group.

Research role for a study into the lived experience of older people with dementia and their carers

Published: 12 Nov 2014

You must have an MSc in health sciences, social science or related area, experience and relevant postgraduate qualitative research experience for this part time, fixed contract role. Apply by 21 November 2014.

SIGN 141 - British guideline on the management of asthma

Published: 05 Nov 2014

Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network (SIGN) guideline 141, "British guideline on the management of asthma", published in October 2014.

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