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Sam King

The National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) have announced new funding opportunities under their Public Health Research Programme:

  • Healthy diet in early years
  • Interventions in community organisations
  • Migrant health and wellbeing
  • Age-friendly environments

For a list of all current NIHR funding opportunities for researchers, research teams and organisations, please visit the NIHR website.




NIHR Invention for Innovation (i4i) Programme Event


Tuesday 1 November 2016 12.00 – 4.00pm at the Berrick Saul Building, University of York, a networking lunch will be provided. I4i is a translational funding scheme that supports preclinical and clinical development of innovative medical technologies. I4i aims to ‘de-risk’ early stage projects with strong potential for commercialisation and use in the NHS and…

New NIHR funding opportunities available


The following new funding opportunities are available from NIHR: Health Services and Delivery Research Programme The NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme funds research to produce evidence on the quality, accessibility and organisation of health services. This includes evaluations of how the NHS might improve delivery of services. The audience for this research…

Innovate UK Invests £15 million in the Health & Life Sciences sector


Innovate UK is to invest up to £15 million in innovation projects addressing technical or commercial challenges relevant to the health and life sciences sector that will lead to increased UK SME competitiveness, growth and productivity. The Health and Life Sciences sector has a focus on agriculture, food and healthcare, underpinned by technologies developed in…

Presentations from H2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing info day

Presentations from a recent EC info day on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing are available to watch on the event website. The first set of presentations cover ‘ICT for Health, Infectious Diseases, Personalised Medicine and Non-communicable Diseases’ and the second, ‘Regenerative Medicine and Advanced Therapies’. They give details of the 2017 calls, the rules of participation, key legal…

NIHR – Call for Board and Panel Members


NIHR research programme boards and panels select the most important research questions to commission, and make funding recommendations on project applications. NIHR are looking for additional expertise for the boards or panels of the following Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research (HS&DR) Programme NIHR Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme…