16 January 2019Professor Emma McIntosh provides insight into the application of health economics to the population health evaluation arena.
14 January 2019Director of NIHR's Programme Grants for Applied Research, Professor Elaine Hay, explores her vision for the future of the scheme and how to encourage more diverse research proposals.
11 January 2019The NIHR Academy was launched in October. In this blog, NIHR lead and Chief Scientific Adviser for the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), Professor Chris Whitty, explains how the NIHR Academy will support research capacity development now and in the future.
08 January 2019Adam Lockwood and Helen Walters write about the importance of public health research which focuses on the population level, compared to interventions aimed at individuals.
14 December 2018Professor Rupert Bourne reflects on the dramatic changes in eye medicine in recent years.
07 December 2018The NIHR strongly welcomes the Life Sciences Sector Deal 2, and remains committed to achieving the ambition set out in the Life Sciences Industrial Strategy.
26 November 2018Adam Kamenetzky and Liz Allen examine the role of funding organisations in questioning whether and how science delivers value to society, and a new F1000 platform to encourage open reporting and sharing of research on research.
23 November 2018Professor Frank Kee talks about five trends in public health sciences that should be considered by applicants and acknowledge the need for funders to be visionary, nimble and occasionally take risks.
How a new Researchfish question set supports consistent reporting of patient and public involvement in research
21 November 2018Sarah Thomas writes about how the Researchfish question set - an initiative to capture the difference involving patients and the public in research - has been adopted internationally.
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.