Chronic pain

The NIHR Themed Call "The management of chronic pain" is now open for applications.

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The webinar to support applications to this Themed Call took place on Monday 26 November 2018.

Taking part was:

Professor Steve Goodacre, Chair, NIHR Health Technology Assessment Clinical Evaluation and Trials Board, ScHARR Director of Research, NIHR Senior Investigator, Consulting Editor, Annals of Emergency Medicine.

Professor David Crossman, Chair, NIHR Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme, Dean and Head of School of Medicine University of St Andrews

You can view a recording of the live webinar, access the slides used in the presentation and read the questions and answers given during the webinar by clicking on the links below


The slide set used in this presentation is available through this link.

Question and answer session link. 

Call open and close dates

The following programmes are participating in this themed call.

ProgrammeCall openCall close
Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) 01/10/2018 19/03/2019
Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) 01/10/2018 Closed
Health Technology Assessment (HTA) - Primary Research 01/10/2018 Closed
Health Technology Assessment (HTA) - Evidence Synthesis 01/10/2018 Closed
Invention for Innovation (i4i) 31/10/2018 Closed
Programme Grants for Applied Research (PGfAR) 07/02/2019  03/04/2019
Public Health Research (PHR) 01/10/2018 12/03/2019
Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) 28/11/2018 20/03/2019
Fellowships 02/10/2018 Closed
Research Professorships 19/09/2018 Closed
Integrated Clinical Academic Programme 01/03/2019 31/03/2019