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Symposium “Human Biology of Poverty”

Dear all Please see here the details of the 2015 SSHB Symposium “Human Biology of Poverty” that will be held in Lisbon between 2-5 September 2015. Please consider submitting an abstract and/or attending. We have a great range of plenary speakers, which is gender balanced. The SSHB, CRIA and CIAS are proud to endorse and put […]

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NC3R’s Funding Opportunity

Dear Colleagues The competition document for the current call in developing non-animal technologies is now available, with investment of up to £6m in collaborative R&D projects that support the development and application of non-animal technologies in the UK. Find out more about the collaborative research and development competition and the NAT programme which is supported […]

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The Humane Research Trust

The Humane Research Trust invites applications for its research grants. These promote medical research into human disease without the use of animals or animal tissue, leading to a reduction in animal usage and a benefit to human health. Applications need to show some advance in technique or use existing techniques in areas where it is […]

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Cafe Scientifique request

Would anyone like to volunteer to give a talk for Café Scientifique (a public science talk in a community venue, specifically the cellar of the Exchange Bar) on a Monday night of your preferring in June? Something that excites the public please! Contact : Rebecca Pritchard Research Governance and PPI NIHR Leicester Cardiovascular BRU Department […]

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New Research Challenges Development Manager

Hi all, A quick introduction I am Laurence Gardiner and I have taken from Kristen Clements the exciting role of Research Challenges Development Manager for the Challenge area of Health and Wellbeing. I hope to be able provide regular updates on funding opportunities and news that is pertinent to this area. All the best Laurence

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Employment opportunity

Higher Education Institution Challenge for Patient Supported Quality Improvement and Education in Healthcare – Project Manager The project manager post is now advertised with: Closing Date: Tuesday 07 April 2015 Interview Date: Tuesday 21 April 2015


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