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Survey - barriers and enablers to eating and physical activity for managing body weight

Published: 21 Jul 2014

Registered nurses' beliefs about influences on eating and physical activity for weight management: A nationwide survey

Commonwealth Fund Harkness Fellowships in health care policy and practice

Published: 04 Jul 2014

Mid-career health services researchers and practitioners from nine industrialised countries to spend up to year in the US conducting original research and working with leading health policy experts. Closing date for UK residents to apply is 17 November 2014.

Cochrane looking for volunteers to screen RCT’s for their EMBASE project

Published: 04 Jul 2014

You will identify reports of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) and quasi-RCTs from EMBASE, the Excerpta Medica dataBASE, for publication in the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials. No prior experience is necessary as the task supports a ‘learn as you do’ approach.

SIGN 140 - management of primary cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

Published: 04 Jul 2014

Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network (SIGN) guideline 140, "Management of primary cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma", published in June 2014.

From expert nurse to novice clinical research nurse

Published: 04 Jul 2014

A UK-wide study of 309 clinical research nurses conducted in early 2014 describes their perceptions of role transition, looking at the main barriers to success, what does work and makes recommendations to improve role progression.

News from the RCN library collection June 2014

Published: 03 Jul 2014

News from the RCN Library Collection, detailing acquisitions, PhDs submitted, print and e-books acquired for June 2014.

Parkinson’s UK 2014 Innovation Grants

Published: 03 Jul 2014

Parkinson’s is encouraging nurses to apply for up to £35,000 to fund innovative research. All innovation grant rounds are open to international applicants. Closing date to apply is 10 September 2014.

Nurse Researcher - chair of the editorial board

Published: 02 Jul 2014

Position available as chair of the editorial board, Nurse Researcher

Research and innovation conference on paediatric palliative care

Published: 02 Jul 2014

Tˆy Hafan, the family hospice for young lives and the School of Healthcare Sciences, Cardiff University, are holding a one-day research event on caring for children and young people with life limiting and life threatening conditions. Booking closes on 5 August 2014.

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

Published: 02 Jul 2014

Apply to attend a series of three half-day seminars in September, October and December 2014 organised by the Research Design Service North West if you plan to submit a grant application for this programme in January 2015.

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