Professor Dame Sally C Davies has responded to ‘Going the Extra Mile’, the report from the ‘Breaking Boundaries Review Panel’. This is a reference to the removal of barriers between service users and researchers. Nearly 10 years after the NIHR was established, it was timely to consider how far we had come on the public involvement, engagement and participation journey and where we would like to be in 10 years’ time.
Read the Chief Medical Officer’s full response, here.
A competition to renew and refresh membership of the NIHR School for Public Health Research has opened today.
Researchers at the NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC) and the University of Birmingham have created a biomembrane using the molecule Decorin which they hope will prevent scarring in injured tissue.
Marks Samuels, Managing Director of NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure (NOCRI), talks about the importance of collaboration in his recent blog.
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