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PRP (39-01-05) Understanding disparities in the use of medical devices in the pregnancy and neonatal period


14 May 2024


1pm on 18 June 2024


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Supporting Information

*This document is an example of the online Standard Application Form and can be used as a template to prepare your answers. Please do not use this as an application form. You must apply using the online form in the Research Management System.

The National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) Policy Research Programme (PRP) invites applications for a single research project to explore Equity in Medical Devices during the Pregnancy and Neonatal Period.

This research is needed to assess whether there are disparities in the medical devices used during the pregnancy and neonatal period which are contributing to the disparities in maternal and neonatal outcomes. The research is also needed to understand how medical devices could be adapted to ensure equity in maternity and neonatal care.

Further information can be found in the Research specificationStage 1 applicant guidance and standard information for applicants.

The submission deadline for applications is 1pm on 18 June 2024.