19 November 2018NIHR Academy Member Dipak Kotecha explains how his Fellowship allowed him to develop research in cardiology, publish in top international journals and forge his career path.
16 November 2018Giovanna Forte, CEO of Forte Medical, explains why there is a basic flaw in current practices for diagnosing UTIs and how this is contributing the global AMR crisis.
15 November 2018Lyn Romeo writes about the importance of investing in social care and social work research and identifying research priorities. Her blog is part of the NIHR's campaign, Social care: investing in better research.
14 November 2018As the NIHR announces new funding for social care research, Professor Martin Knapp explores how research can rise to the challenge of shaping social care services for the future.
12 November 2018Dr Helen Compton describes how we’re making it easier for charities to collaborate with the NIHR on health and care research projects.
08 November 2018Richard Dudley explains how the NIHR is moving towards publishing as much data as possible in a centralised, standardised and open format.
05 November 2018Fiona Pereira explains how the National Phenome Centre (NPC) is making advances in metabolic profiling.
02 November 2018Find out how you can have your say on the future of public involvement in health and social care research in the future.
30 October 2018Martin White, Director of the NIHR Public Health Research Programme reflects on the first 10 years of the programme and looks to the future.
26 October 2018Professor Mark Gabbay discusses health inequalities and how local and national collaborations could address the issue.
23 October 2018Understanding how care home staff influence quality of care from the perspective of residents and their relatives
19 October 2018Following the roll-out of the national data opt-out programme, Simon Denegri OBE reflects on the opportunity this provides for public debate.
16 October 2018On the eve of the World Stroke Congress, former NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow Jatinder Minhas blogs about NIHR support for young stroke researchers, the challenges facing the specialty and what the future holds for stroke research.
11 October 2018The new NIHR Doctoral Fellowships launched at the beginning of October, so we asked current award holder Lisa Newington to blog about the benefits of the Fellowship and how it’s helped her achieve her research aims.
10 October 2018Anna Volkmer speaks about how she gained her NIHR Doctoral Research Fellowship
04 October 2018Amrita was diagnosed with lupus, an autoimmune disease that has no cure, while at university. She shares how she copes with her illness and the benefits she has experienced as a patient on the BEAT-Lupus clinical trial.
28 September 2018In our latest blog, Dr Sam Roberts from NHS England discusses the new national model for managing excess treatment costs.
27 September 2018A personal tragedy set Dr Sharon McDonnell on a path to change things for the better through research into suicide bereavement. Now her NIHR-funded work is shining a light on the needs of those who have lost someone to suicide, and how healthcare professionals can help them.
21 September 2018The NHS was always part of Alan’s family. As a Join Dementia Research and Alzheimer’s Society champion, Alan has been inspired to pass on knowledge of his own.