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Regulatory Access to the US – Nottingham, 24th September

Venue TBC , Nottingham   |   UK Wed 24 Sep, 9:00 AM – Wed 24 Sep, 1:00 PM The USA is the world’s largest and arguably the most important MedTech market, but its medical device industry is highly regulated and reputed to be difficult to access. While regulations are similar to what you might be used […]

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REMINDER :Medical Device Design with Users – A Patient Centred Approach : TODAY, 23rd July, 11am. LDS

This international guest lecture is taking place in the Design School’s main lecture theatre at 11.00am on Wednesday 23 July 2014. Mary Beth Privitera is Director of the Medical Device Engine at the University of Cincinnati and Co-Chair of the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation Human Engineering Committee. This presentation will provide insights in the medical […]

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Health Foundation Funding Available

Funding available for innovations to improve health care The Health Foundation has £1.5 million available for up to 20 teams to test and develop innovative ideas to improve health care delivery in the UK. As part of their Innovating for Improvement programme, they are looking for projects that aim to improve health care delivery and/or the way […]

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Wellcome Trust – Upcoming Deadlines

   FORTHCOMING APPLICATION DEADLINES   25 July 2014 Sustaining Health 25 July 2014 New Investigator Awards 25 July 2014 Senior Investigator Awards 15 August 2014 People Awards 15 August 2014 Master’s Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine 19 September 2014 (preliminary applications) Senior Research Fellowships in Basic Biomedical Science 19 September 2014 (preliminary applications) […]

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1st International Conference in Sports Science and Technology – Abstract Deadline Extended

The Institute for Sports Research (ISR), an international collaboration between Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore and Loughborough University (LU), UK brings you the 1st International Conference in Sports Science & Technology (ICSST). Taking place on 11-12 December 2014, the conference brings together international speakers, researchers, scientists and industry practitioners to share and discuss the latest […]

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M5 Biomedical Imaging Event – 9th September

The University of Nottingham will be hosting the first conference of the M5 Universities to showcase the research excellence and expertise of the M5 within the field of Biomedical Imaging. This free event will focus on four areas of Biomedical Imaging: Flow Cytometry Magnetic Resonance Imaging and associated techniques ElectronMicroscopy Super Resolution and Fluorescence Microscopy These sessions […]

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Public Engagement Grants – Royal Academy of Engineering

The Royal Academy of Engineering invites proposals for its public engagement grants. These support projects aiming to provide engineers with practical experience of public engagement activities and include creative activities that enable engineers to engage target audiences. All projects must involve engineers in the development or delivery of projects. The engineers must be based in […]

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Research Professional Access

The University  has taken out an institutional  subscription to Research Professional, which is an online platform providing  a comprehensive database of research funding opportunities together with  access to Research Fortnight and related research policy and practice news from around the world. This subscription entitles everyone at Loughborough to access the service, search for available content […]

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Sir Henry Dale Fellowships

For outstanding postdoctoral scientists wishing to build their own UK-based independent research career addressing an important biomedical question. Research can range from the molecules and cells vital to life and their role in the global spread of disease, to clinical and public health research seeking to improve the quality of healthcare. It can be based […]

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Alzheimers Society – Project Grants – Deadline 19th Sept

Project grants are for researcher led applications to enable world-class research in to the cause, cure, care or prevention of any form of dementia. Funding is available for up to three years providing budgets for staff salary, consumables and equipment. All costs must be justified. Applicants may apply for direct research costs up to £400,000 over 36 […]

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