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News for researchers

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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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Research programme manager job opportunity

01 February 2017

We’re looking for a highly skilled research programme manager to join our clinical studies and experimental medicine team based within the research directorate.

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Priorities in Clinical Research – Call for Applications

30 January 2017

Clinical research delivers healthcare science that develops and evaluates the safety, efficacy and effectiveness of medications, devices, diagnostic products and treatment regimens intended for human use. These may be used for prevention, treatment, diagnosis or for relieving symptoms of a disease.

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New Year Message from Dr Stephen Simpson, Director of Research & Programmes

18 January 2017

We are delighted and enthusiastic to share with you our progress and plans around delivering against our strategic focus to 2020, which we defined in 2015 as being to improve the quality of life for people with arthritis so they can say “I am in control, independent and recognised.”

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Improving clinical research in rare musculoskeletal diseases

13 January 2017

Arthritis Research UK Clinical Study Groups are running a workshop, Improving clinical research in rare musculoskeletal diseases: challenges and opportunities?' on Friday 3 February 2017 in London.

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New partnership forms to accelerate arthritis therapy

16 December 2016

As we informed you in a previous news for researchers post, we have developed a new approach to funding to ensure we fund exceptional, sustainable research that impacts positively on the quality of life of people with arthritis.

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