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News for researchers

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2017 Annual Fellows' Meeting Report

24 April 2017

The 2017 Annual Fellows' Meeting was held on 30th-31st March, and highlighted the prominent and innovative research currently ongoing by our fellows and PhD students.

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Workshop on patient involvement and communication

21 April 2017

We’re running a training workshop on patient involvement and communication on Tuesday 16 May 2017 in London.

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British Society of Rheumatology Prizes - Congratulations!

04 April 2017

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 British Society of Rheumatology prizes.

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Immune homeostasis partnership with Cancer Research UK

07 March 2017

In February 2017 we made a commitment with Cancer Research UK to explore ways we could work together to maximise progress in our shared strategic priorities spanning both cancer and arthritis or related musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders.

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Partnership funding call with MQ: Transforming Mental Health

06 March 2017

We're pleased to announce that for the second year, we're partnering with mental health research charity MQ: Transforming Mental Health to co-fund one early career researcher in their 2017 Fellows Award programme.

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Joint funded Clinical Scientist Fellowship

03 March 2017

Applications are open for the Medical Research Council Clinical Scientist Fellowships (CSF) with a deadline of 4pm, Wednesday 5 April 2017. We are pleased to support these awards as a partner funder.

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Health services research awards announced

01 March 2017

We are delighted to announce the six projects awarded as part of an exciting new health services research call. The call for applications was looking to support research that produces evidence on the quality, accessibility and organisation of health and care services relevant to people with arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions.

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MRC Investment in human tissue banking and linked data – discussion session

27 February 2017

The Medical Research Council (MRC) has recently put out a call, titled, ‘Capital investment in human tissue banking and linked data, in partnership with charities. If you are interested in applying for the above call, we would like to suggest that you begin thinking about the structure and constitution of your initiative, and any potential partners you may work with.

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Innovate UK-MoST funding for treatment of early osteoarthritis

15 February 2017

An award that we funded as part of our medical technologies proof of concept funding round in 2015 in collaboration with the Innovation Knowledge Centre at Leeds, has recently been awarded a £2m Innovate UK-MoST grant, under UK-China Research and Innovation Bridges Competition 2015 scheme.

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Starter grants for clinical lecturers

14 February 2017

This scheme is a partnership between the Academy of Medical Sciences and Arthritis Research UK. Other partners in this scheme include the Wellcome Trust, the British Heart Foundation, the Medical Research Council, the Royal College of Physicians and Diabetes UK.

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