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Opportunities to join NIHR Research Programme Boards and Panels

Opportunities are available for experienced professionals to join several panels and boards of the NIHR’s Research Programmes. The boards and panels prioritise important research questions for NIHR commissioning, and make funding recommendations on project applications. The four programmes seeking board and panel members are: Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme NIHR Health Services […]

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Five Year Forward View for Mental Health Report

Five Year Forward View for Mental Health – A report from the independent Mental Health Taskforce to the NHS in England This independent report from the Mental Health Taskforce sets out the start of a ten year journey for that transformation, commissioned by Simon Stevens on behalf of the NHS. […]

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Abstract call now open – HSRUK Symposium, July 2016

The HSRUK are inviting submissions to their Annual Symposium, July 2016 for individual abstracts (presentations and/or posters), and sessions. Closing date 19 February CALL FOR ABSTRACTS (presentation/poster) HSRUK welcome abstracts on all aspects of health services and policy research.  Suggested themes include but are not confined to: Patient experience Workforce Organisations Methods Commissioning Access […]

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Tine van Bortel on the global suicide epidemic, leadership in public mental health, and why we should care.

The global Mental Health Action Plan (2013-2020) and the launch of the first World Suicide Report ‘Preventing suicide: a global imperative’. On the 4th and 5th of September 2014, a specially invited global committee of stakeholders gathered at the WHO in Geneva to discuss the strategic directions, actions and innovations […]