The NIHR welcomes Professor Dave Jones (left) as NIHR Dean for Faculty Trainees where, in this important leadership role, he will help achieve a key aim of creating the next generation of health researchers by ensuring the quality of training programmes and development of career pathways for healthcare professionals.
Professor Jones takes over from Professor Jim Neilson (right) who was the inaugural post-holder in 2008 and is now retiring.Read the full story here.
The trial funded by the EME Programme, an MRC and NIHR partnership, is the first to show that repeated doses of gene therapy can have a meaningful effect on the disease, and change the lung function of patients.
The NIHR Clinical Research Network has announced a new partnership with global biopharmaceutical company, Pfizer, which will further maximize cancer research activity in England.
A unique collaboration between the NIHR Clinical Research Network and Pfizer aims to see UK patients among the first to benefit from innovative medicines development