Recruiting – Participatory Appraisal project

Recruiting – Participatory Appraisal project The Eastern Academic Health Science Network is recruiting for a new Patient and Public Voice initiative. This exciting new project will offer free training in participatory appraisal techniques (expenses paid) and reimbursement for individuals to run local participation workshops to help inform and improve health […]

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Opportunities to influence health research in the UK

Opportunities to influence health research in the UK Are you a health professional with the expertise to support the research funding process? Opportunities are available for experts to join a number of NIHR funding and prioritisation committees and help to shape the future of health research. The committees prioritise important […]

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New report explores how NHS staff can get involved in research

New report explores how NHS staff can get involved in research THIS Institute explored why and how NHS staff contribute to research, the factors that enable engagement, the impact of engagement on research processes and outcomes, and the implications for future engagement efforts. Key findings from report From shaping research questions, […]

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Learning for Involvement – launch of a new website

Learning for Involvement – launch of a new website INVOLVE’s new ‘Learning for Involvement’ website has recently launched. The site offers a range of functions: you can search for learning resources – guidance, reports, toolkits, books, websites, videos, blogs, MOOCs, etc you can recommend resources that you have found useful […]

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NEW GUIDANCE: Public Co-Applicants in research

NEW GUIDANCE: Public Co-Applicants in research INVOLVE, in partnership with the Health Research Authority (HRA) and the NHS R&D Forum have launched a new guide: Public Co-Applicants in Research – guidance on roles and responsibilities https://www.invo.org.uk/posttypepublication/public-co-applicants-in-research-guidance-on-roles-and-responsibilities/ This guidance is intended to help: Researchers wanting to include public co-applicants in a […]

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Health research project required advice or approval from 89 different people to get the green light, in case study of approvals process

Health research project required advice or approval from 89 different people to get the green light, in case study of approvals process Which health research projects involving humans are ethically justified, safe and legal? Who decides whether they should get the green light to proceed? In one case study, researchers […]

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Invitation to Tender: Qualitative review on gender inequalities in clinical academic careers

Invitation to Tender: A qualitative review focusing on gender inequalities in clinical academic careers NIHR Academy in partnership with five other organisations, Academy of Medical Science, Cancer Research UK, Health Education England, Medical Research Council, and Wellcome Trust are inviting research proposals to help understand the factors that influence career […]

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