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Invitation for Challenge Ideas

The BBSRC, EPSRC and MRC, as the sponsors of the UK Regenerative Medicine Platform (UKRMP), have issued a call for ‘Challenge Ideas’, giving an opportunity for interested parties to to highlight scientific areas, generic technologies and platform approaches with the potential to significantly …
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Medical Research Council calls

The Medical Research Council (MRC) has launched a series of calls aimed at medical researchers of various career stages: Career Development Awards (CDA): Transition to independence – supports post-doctoral researchers to develop their own research plans and research team, making the transition to …
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Improving Health with Environmental Data call – Pre-announcement of Opportunity

The Natural Environment Research Council, the Medical Research Council and the Scottish Government Chief Scientist Office are investing up to £600,000 in projects to identify and fill knowledge gaps around the potential of environmental data to improve health outcomes in …
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MRC and NIHR Methodology State-of-the-Art Workshops

This call responds to a recent review which identified challenges in achieving widespread acceptance, uptake and routine usage of modern research methods, and in understanding best methodological practice, across the communities, Boards and Panels of the MRC and NIHR. Proposals are …
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Efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme – commissioned calls for proposals

The National Institute for Health Research and the Medical Research Council invite proposals for commissioned research calls under the efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme. Proposals are sought on the following topics: •13/118 active implantable medical devices; •13/119 autism spectrum disorders; …
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ESRC Alcohol misuse research

The Economic and Social Research Council invites proposals for its call on alcohol misuse research.  Social and biomedical research, and programmes that combine both, are encouraged. It is suggested that proposals take a work-package approach, defined as a piece of …
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Department of Health including NIHR – Efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme – commissioned calls for proposals

The National Institute for Health Research and the Medical Research Council invite proposals for commissioned research calls under the efficacy and mechanism evaluation programme. Proposals are sought on the following topics: •patients with chronic pain; •sarcopaenia and its effects on …
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Funding opportunities with the Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme

Funding opportunities with the Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme Commissioned call for proposals The EME Programme is accepting applications to its commissioned workstream. Applicants are invited to submit proposals on the following commissioning briefs by 1pm on 3 June …
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Extending working lives – research partnership awards and research consortia

Research partnership awards aim to inform strategies and investigate critical issues that will better prepare the UK for an ageing workforce. The awards comprise partnerships of academics and public or private employers or stakeholders addressing research challenges and employer needs. …
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Promoting physical activity in older age

The Medical Research Council, in collaboration with the Biological and Biosciences Research Council, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, National Institute for Health Research, the Scottish Government, Northern Ireland Government and the Welsh …
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