Regional Innovation Fund Launch

November 21, 2013 | Carl | no comments

A Regional Innovation Fund (RIF) of £5m is available this year to support and promote the adoption of innovation and the spread of best practice across the NHS. The fund is open to NHS England, as well as the NHS and AHSNs. All allocations made through the fund will seek to deliver significant improvements in […]

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Health campuses ‘reflect new spirit of NHS-industry collaboration’

November 21, 2013 | Carl | no comments

The development of ‘health technology campuses’ at sites around the UK reflects a new spirit of collaboration between the NHS and industry, according to a new report on the subject. UK Health Technology Campuses – A New Phenomenon for the NHS gives details of 13 sites in England, Wales and Scotland, where the NHS is working […]

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BMA 2014 Research Grants

November 21, 2013 | Carl | no comments

The BMA was among the first of the professional bodies to award grants and prizes to encourage and further medical research. Today, around ten research grants are administered under the auspices of the Board of Science, all funded by past bequests to the BMA. Grants totalling approximately £500,000 are awarded annually. Applications are invited from […]

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