26 May 2016
Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford
The 5th annual UK Diagnostics Forum will take place on 26-27 May 2016 at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford.
Organised by the NIHR Diagnostic Evidence Co-operative Oxford in collaboration with NICE, Innovate UK and the British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVDA), this is a meeting of industry, academia and healthcare developing ways to facilitate the utilisation and adoption of innovative tests through good quality evidence.
Bookings will go live at 12.30pm today, Wednesday 9th March: click here to register
For all enquiries, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
09 June 2016
Our Research Design Service (RDS) is running a workshop for researchers and health professionals who want to develop and submit an NIHR research funding application. Preparing a good application takes time. This workshop will illustrate the application process and will help you to focus your ideas and efforts to produce a strong application. Find out more.
13 June 2016
Bailbrook House Hotel, Bath.
Our Research Design Service (RDS) is offering a unique opportunity for health and social care professionals across England to attend a week-long residential Grant Writing Retreat in June 2016. The purpose of the Retreat is to give busy professionals dedicated time to rapidly progress their research idea into fundable proposals.
29 June 2016
Newcastle, Nottingham, Stansted, Manchester
Our Research Design Service (RDS) is running a series of information events which offer an opportunity to gain a greater understanding of the NIHR Programme Grants for Applied Research (PGfAR) funding stream. Registration to these events will be free and refreshments will be provided.
Professor Paul Little, Director of the PGfAR programme will be joined by staff from the NIHR Central Commissioning Facility (CCF) and a local PGfAR funding panel member to give a presentation followed by a Q&A session
Researchers currently developing, or considering developing, a proposal for submission to PGfAR for funding are invited to take advantage of a one to one session with PGfAR programme and RDS staff to discuss their proposed study.
05 July 2016
Our Research Design Service (RDS) is running a free one-day Bid Development Workshop to provide clinicians and researchers who are developing NIHR funding applications with generic and project specific guidance so they can further improve the quality of their applications.
The workshop will be held on Tuesday 5 July 2016 in Takeley, Essex. Find out more.
06 September 2016
Our Research Design Service (RDS) is running a one-day event that will provide the chance to explore and share innovative and effective ways of involving members of the public in health and social care research.
09 September 2016
Our Research Design Service (RDS) will be holding a morning seminar and support afternoon for those intending to apply for RfPB funding.
The morning seminar is one of a series organised by our RDS to highlight national funding opportunities for applied health and social care research. The aim is to give researchers a better understanding of funding priorities, application processes and future plans and an opportunity for dialogue with panel members and successful grant holders. We will highlight Public Involvement and how the RDS can support you through the application process.
The support afternoon is for those planning to submit an RfPB proposal and is a facilitated half-day support session for applicants involving one-to-one advice with a range of experts from different methodological backgrounds. The aim is to maximise your chances of success in securing RfPB funding and to ensure your project is robust, well designed and properly supported.