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Competition to host Wellcome Trust Clinical PhD programmes – now open

The MRC recognises the importance of clinical research and as part of refreshing their funding schemes, they have made some changes to the support is provided to clinical researchers. The Wellcome Trust’s Head of Research Careers, Anne-Marie Coriat, explains the approach, and opens the competition to host the new clinical #PhD programmes.

Written by Adam Smith on Monday November 9, 2015
Category: Setting up a study - Tags: phd, mrc, funding, coriat, university, medical, research, council, wellcome

Report shows Councils cutting research capacity

Austerity has led to a reduction in the capacity of local authorities to undertake in-house research in adult social care, according to a new report by the Social Services Research Group. The report suggests that the social care research infrastructure in councils in England is shrinking and that social care research activity is also at risk in the independent sector.

Written by NIHR School for social Care Research on Monday September 28, 2015
Category: Delivering Care Home Research - Tags: council, SSCR, Knapp, Rainey