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Closing date: 30 December 2019

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Programme Grants for Applied Research - Subcommittee Membership

We are pleased to announce an excellent opportunity has arisen to participate in Programme Grants for Applied Research assessment committees. These prestigious appointments offer senior applied health researchers the chance to take part in and gain experience of making recommendations to NIHR for large scale, high quality programmes of research for the benefit of patients and the NHS.

Committee Member - RfPB East of England Regional Advisory Committee

The Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) Programme is seeking to appoint to the East of England Regional Advisory Committee clinicians and senior applied health researchers with the following expertise: 

  • Pharmacy
  • Statistics
  • Clinical trials methodology

RfPB is a regionally-based, response mode programme that makes awards of up to £350,000 for projects of up to three years in length. It funds research covering a wide range of health, public health and social care challenges. 

The role of the Regional Advisory Committee is to review grant applications and make funding recommendations to the Programme Director and Department of Health and Social Care. 

Committee membership tenure is for two years in the first instance, with the potential for renewal for a further two years. Reasonable travel and expenses are reimbursed.

Further information on the role and how to apply: 

If you have any questions about this opportunity, or would like more information, please e-mail  or call the RfPB programme management team at 020 8843 8057.