Category: NIHR

Mental health

Round 2 of the Mental Health Themed Call is now open for applications. The NIHR 2018 Themed Call is ‘Promotion of good mental health and the prevention or treatment of mental ill health’ across the whole life course. We welcome proposals for clinical and applied health research that evaluate healthcare interventions, health services, social care or …

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Brain tumours

The NIHR is calling for research on brain tumours. See our current funding opportunities. This call supports the report of the Department of Health & Social Care Task & Finish Working Group on Brain Tumour Research.  It encourages collaborative applications that demonstrate how they build on recent initiatives and investment in the area made by the NIHR, …

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Complex health and care needs in older people

‘Complex Health and Care Needs in Older People’ is an ongoing research priority for the NIHR. See our current funding opportunities. We welcome proposals for clinical and applied health research into the evaluation of healthcare interventions, health services, social care or public health measures for older people with complex health and care needs. The NIHR …

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NIHR Launches Two New Global Health Research Funding Schemes

The UK Department of Health and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) have announced the launch of two new funding schemes for applied global health research. Intended to improve the health of people in low and middle-income countries, the schemes represent an investment in UK research totalling £60 million over the next five years. …

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NIHR: Health Services and Delivery Research Programme: commissioned calls

The NIHR HS&DR programme is currently accepting applications to their commissioned workstream for the following topics: • Improving the quality of care in care homes by care home staff • Use of GPs in and alongside emergency departments For more information and to apply, please see their website. Deadline: 17th December 1pm A free briefing …

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NIHR – Health Service and Delivery Research Programme

The HS&DR Programme is accepting applications to its commissioned workstream for the following topics: Evidence Syntheses to support emerging new models of care The process of commissioning will be one stage and applicants should submit full proposals via the HS&DR website by 1pm, 3 September 2015. Evaluating service models of smoking cessation in prison (launched …

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Funding Opportunities – Health and well-being

Below are a selection of funding opportunities identified via Research Professional.  Further details can be accessed via the links provided. Health innovation challenge fund – Closing date: 5th May, 2015  Deadline information:  Preliminary applications due by 5 May; invited full applications due by 7 September 2015.   The Wellcome Trust and the Department of Health invite …

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