NHS R&D 2016 achievements

NHS R&D North West created, collaborated, communicated and became very curious in 2016. Look at how we supported researchers across the region.   Let’s Talk Research Conference 2016  With the theme of Edgewalking, this year’s conference brought healthcare professionals together to explore novel approaches to research. Click here to see a short video.   The Researcher Magazine A new, online…

NIHR Webinar – Getting your finances right

‘Getting your finances right – from application to the end of your project’ Tuesday 18 October at 2pm The next NIHR Training and Career Development webinar will be an introductory webinar on the finance aspects NIHR trainees should consider from application and throughout the lifetime of an NIHR award. This webinar is aimed at aspiring…

The Early Career Researcher: developing a framework for development

We have recently launched the first stage of a project to develop an infrastructure to help ECR nurses, midwives, allied health professionals and their managers, begin to understand and develop clinical academic research capabilities and learning opportunities.  In due course, we will  identify developmental needs and means of addressing these.  This is a complex landscape and there is much to be…

NEW – The Researcher Magazine

Launched today…..The Researcher magazine Click here to read and be inspired! New digital magazine aims to inspire the next generation of researchers A new magazine called The Researcher has launched today. The digital publication, created for health researchers by health researchers aims to raise awareness of research careers among nurses, midwives and allied health professionals.…

NHS Lets Talk Research Conference 2016 programme

Keynote speakers, workshops, community hotspots, creative performances and poster presentations……. Visit the Let’s Talk Research Conference 2016 at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester on 15 & 16 September 2016. Click here to read the Conference quick view programme 2016 Click here to read more on the conference or download Conference 2016 Advert PDF…

NIHR Research Funding Opportunities

The following new funding opportunities are available: Health Technology Assessment Programme 16/73 – Treatment for 3 and 4 part proximal humeral fractures16/74 – Optimal treatment strategies for fistulising perianal Crohn’s disease16/75 – Zoledronic acid to reduce fractures in patients with alcoholic liver disease16/76 – Management of an impacted fetal head during emergency caesarean section16/77 – Induction of labour at 39…

Want to learn new skills?

Watch this short video from the recent Academy of Creative Minds residential in Lancaster in March 2016. Bringing the Arts and Sciences together, the ACM residential brought clinicians, academics, leaders of research together to exploit the invaluable communication ‘tricks of the trade’ that can be applied in research. Click here to watch this inspiring short…