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MRC/CONFAP Call for Health Systems Research Networks

The Medical Research Council (MRC) and Conselho Nacional das Fundacoes Estaduais de Amparo a Pesquisa (CONFAP) have launched a call for health systems research networks. The aim is to support interdisciplinary UK-Brazil partnerships to identify research questions on improving the …
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UK/Thailand Infectious Diseases and Non-Communicable Diseases

The Medical Research Council (MRC), the Thailand Research Fund (TRF) and the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) have launched a joint initiative to support collaborative research projects focused on infectious and non-communicable diseases in Thailand. Under this initiative, …
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MRC Joint Global Health Trials Scheme

The Joint Global Health Trials scheme has announced its eighth call for proposals. This programme is administered by the Medical Research Council (MRC) and co-funded by the Department for International Development, the Wellcome Trust and the National Institute for Health …
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NIHR Public Health Research Programme

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research (PHR) Programme evaluates public health interventions in order to provide new knowledge on the benefits, costs, acceptability and wider impacts of non-NHS interventions intended to improve the health of the public and …
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NIHR Large Scale Public Health Studies

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Public Health Research Programme seeks proposal for large-scale primary research projects which address an issue of major strategic public health importance. The Public Health Research (PHR) Programme aims to evaluate public health interventions in order …
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The Health Foundation – Insight 2017

The Health Foundation is offering awards to project teams for original research ideas to improve healthcare quality in the UK. This call invites researchers to submit ideas to advance the development and use of data from national clinical audits and patient …
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The Health Foundation: Young People’s Future Health Prospects

The Health Foundation invites proposals for research to further the understanding of factors that shape young people’s future health prospects, as part of a Health Foundation inquiry on this topic. The aim is to produce a quantitative picture of the …
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UK Prevention Research Partnership (UKPRP)

An alliance of research funders including charities, Research Councils and the UK Health Departments are pooling resources to support the UKPRP, a new initiative in prevention research.  A funding call will follow later in 2017. The aim is to address …
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Wellcome Trust Humanities and Social Sciences Awards

The Wellcome Trust is accepting applications for Humanities and Social Sciences Awards from those working in any relevant area of human and animal health. Research Fellowships support postdoctoral researchers who wish to carry out an extended period of research on …
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Innovate UK Cancer Innovation Challenge

Innovate UK is offering funding for innovative technology approaches to record and integrate cancer PROMs (Patient Reported Outcome Measures) and PREMs (Patient Reported Experience Measures) to improve patient care. This call is funded by Data Lab/Scottish Funding Council. It is …
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