As of the 18 of October, a National Contract Value Review process is being fully implemented across the UK.
The Chief Scientist Office (CSO) are delighted to announce the launch of two exciting innovation challenges from the Women's & Children's Health Innovation Portfolio. The challenges are open for application on the Public Contracts Scotland (PCS) website until 11am on 13 December 2023.
CSO is raising the funding threshold for applications to the Translational Clinical Studies and Health Improvement, Protection & Services Research Committees to £350,000 at 80% Full Economic Costs for projects up to three years in duration.
Scotland is set to receive its first total-body scanner in a boost to clinical research that aims to improve the detection, diagnosis and treatment of complex, multi-organ diseases.
PPI in Clinical Trials - Design, Recruitment and Retention
Friday 01 December 2023
10:00 - 13:00
Delivered via Zoom
How can involving patients in the design of your project improve the plans for your trial?
What does the evidence tell us about the impact of involving patients and the public in clinical trials?
NRS and CSO have now announced new fellowships opportunities. If you’re in a clinical role, read on, as this might be of interest to you.
COVID-19 Planning and Guidance for Clinical Research
Royal College of Physicians (RCP) and National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) position statement: Making research everybody’s business
The National Screening Oversight Research and Innovation Group (NSO RIG)
The programme will fund research which generates evidence to improve, expand and strengthen the way social care is delivered for users of care services, carers, the social care workforce, and the public. Applicants in the devolved administrations - Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland - will be eligible.