Tuesday, February 23, 2010

News 23/02/2010

The Wellcome Trust has unveiled an ambitious ten-year plan challenging researchers to find bold solutions to the most important questions facing our understanding of health and disease.

For further information visit http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/About-us/Strategy/index.htm

Thursday, February 18, 2010

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**National Institute for Health Research Trainees Coordinating Centre (NIHR TCC)**

Clinical Academic Training Pathway - Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowship.
The closing date for applications is 1pm on 27th April 2010.


**National Institute for Health Research, Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre (NETSCC)**

Public Health Research (PHR) Programme - Researcher-led.
The next cut-off date to submit outline proposals is 10 May 2010 by 1pm


HTA Programme Primary Research (Outline Proposals).
Submissions for all topics must reach the HTA offices before 1pm on Thursday 1 April 2010


**Department of Health**

Health-related managed contact centre services (Invitation to tender).
Closing date for responses is 15th March 2010


**Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)**

The BBSRC has released its Strategic Plan for 2010-2015 entitled "The Age of Bioscience"

The strategic research priorities are:

- Food Security
- Bioenergy and industrial biotechnology
- Basic bioscience underpinning health

For further information and the full strategy document visit:

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Clinical Academic Training Programme for Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health Professionals.
Closing date for completed applications is 1.00 pm on Tuesday, 27th April 2010


**National Institute for Health Research, Evaluation, Trials and Studies Coordinating Centre (NETSCC)**

REF: 10_1007 Patient safety in healthcare organisations.

Applicants are asked to submit outline proposals for the above call by 1pm on Wednesday, 24th March 2010.


SDO: Responsive funding in the NIHR SDO programme.

Applicants should submit outline proposals via the SDO website by 1pm on Thursday, 18th March 2010.