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22/68 Health inequalities in overprescribing

Contact

  • For help with your application contact hsdrinfo@nihr.ac.uk
  • For more information about the funding Programme, visit the HSDR Page
  • Got a research idea and not sure how to turn it into a funding application? The Research Design Service (RDS) supports health and social care researchers across England on all aspects of developing and writing a funding application. Find out how the RDS can help with your application.

Supporting Information

Please note that the Word version of the stage 1 application form is to be used as a guide and to assist with completion of the online application form only, for example to see how many characters are accepted in each section and how the printed complete form is laid out. Please do not try to use this as an application form, you must apply using the online form available through the links available when calls are open. You should also refer to the application form guidance notes.

Anyone can submit an idea for a research topic. If you would like to suggest a topic relating to healthcare where you feel more research is needed, please send it to hsdrinfo@nihr.ac.uk.

The Health and Social Care Delivery Research (HSDR) Programme is accepting stage one applications to this funding opportunity.

The HSDR Programme aims to commission high-quality, well-designed research which will be carried out by effective and efficient research teams, providing findings which meet the needs of NHS and Social Care managers and leaders.

This call is for further research to understand the links between overprescribing and deprivation, ethnicity, age and inequalities and the impact these have on the health of the population, as recommended in the report from the Department of Health and Social Care’s (DHSC) National Overprescribing Review (NOR) led by the Chief Pharmaceutical Officer, detailing the extent of overprescribing in the NHS.

The Health and Social Care Delivery Research (HSDR) Programme is accepting stage one applications to this funding opportunity.

In order to apply for this call you will need to carefully review the following documents:

All primary research projects are expected to establish a programme appointed Study Steering Committee and it is important that you read the Research Governance Guidance before completing your application. Costs incurred by this committee should be included in the budget as appropriate.

Timescales

Any changes to these dates will be emailed to all Lead Applicants with an application in progress.

  • Stage one deadline: 1pm on 22 September 2022
  • Notification of out of remit/non-competitive decision if unsuccessful: mid-October 2022
  • Notification of stage one shortlisting decision: December 08 2022
  • Stage two writing window: early December - end of January 2023
  • Notification of stage two funding decision: mid-April 2023
  • Start date for funded studies: 01 August/September 2023