The Health Foundation have announced a new Behavioural Insights Research Programme aims to support research over a two to three year timeframe that designs, tests and evaluates behavioural interventions that can improve efficiency and reduce waste in health care services in the UK: Open call for original research on behavioural interventions in health care. £1…
The Newton Fund Scoop.It page is now live, collating press coverage, news and media relating to the fund in one accessible place:
Are you a Health Researcher interested in Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing? There are two events coming up to help you find out more about the programme and to find potential partners. 17th September 2015 – Horizon 2020, Health Partnering Event Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Rue du Fossé-aux-Loups (Wolvengracht) 47, 1000 Brussels, Belgium Health-NCP-Net 2.0…
Registration is now open for ICT 2015 to be held in Lisbon from 20-22 October. This is a huge international conference organised by the European Commission, in collaboration with the Fundaçao para a Ciência e a Tecnologia. The event will bring together over 4500 individuals from all areas connected to ICT, including research, politics, industry, start-ups, investors and academia. It will feature a policy conference, an interactive exhibition of European ICT research and innovation, a startups and innovation forum, and networking activities.
In light of ongoing discussions around multidisciplinary research areas, the Faculty of Business and Law is hosting a showcase event on Monday 11th May in room 409 of CCE1 between 2-4pm. This will be an opportunity to hear from the convenors of centres and research interest groups about their research areas with the aim of exploring the potential for greater cross-faculty working. There is no need to sign up, just come along on Monday if you are interested.
Just a reminder that the University Library is running Researcher Development Week all this week with various events for students and staff on researcher development. A calendar to see the events available and book a place can be found here
The ADSS Faculty Bidding Support Group will be holding a ‘drop-in’ session tomorrow afternoon for staff in the Lipman Cafe, 2-3.30pm.
Members of the Bidding Support Group will be on hand to chat to staff on anything research funding related. If you have a research idea, a draft application, an application nearing completion, a niggling question or anything research funding related come along for a chat. No booking required- just pop in and say hello!