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…

Spring Newsletter

Lots of research activity and community building in the North West. Read more in our latest newsletter Let’s Talk research Newsletter – Spring 2016

Call for Abstracts

Be part of the NHS R&D North West Conference 2016 – Edge Walking Submit an abstract for either a 15 minute presentation or a 1 hour workshop for the 2016 Let’s Talk Research Conference. Based on the ‘Edge Walking theme, this year’s conference aims to present and explore novel approaches to Research, Development and Innovation concerning health…

The Researcher Magazine

NOW – National callout for early career research stories. Can you provide a story, images or videos to represent your research journey? What would be your headline? Who would benefit from your tale? What have been the high and low points? If you are interested, please contact joanne.simpson@researchnorthwest.nhs.uk    Health Education England and NHS R&D North…

Develop your R&I leadership

Funded by HENW, this innovative leadership development programme sets out to equip leaders and managers to lead and develop cultures of R&I in their services. To read more visit the Leadership Development Programme webpage. Work shops are on the following dates; 9th March 2016, 6th April 2016, 11th May 2016 15th June 2016 Complete Leadership Develop Prog application form and send to Leanne to…

Important date for your diary

Be part of the region’s dedicated event for healthcare researchers! NHS R&D North West Conference 2016 on 15th & 16th September is about doing things differently and challenging the cultures of research for increased effect and impact; Edge Walking Exploring Novel Approaches to R&D into Health and Wellbeing Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester 15th &…

Get on the course everyone is talking about!

Only £199 for a 6 month course delivered by leading performers, artists and academics. Helping you to communicate your research and present yourself in a more effective, engaging way! Limited availability. Only £199 – including 2 day residential, 5 mentoring workshops and attendance at Lets talk research Conference 2016 Read more