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Are you thinking of applying for NIHR funding for research involving social care? If you are, then register for our half day training event!
What: An interactive and free to attend short masterclass, hosted by the NIHR Research Design Service (RDS) South Central (SC), on how to improve your chances of success when applying for NIHR research funding that includes an element of social care research.
Aim: The NIHR is keen to encourage applications for research involving social care. We have organised this short event to provide information to attendees on what the NIHR is looking for in social care focused applications. Our event is aimed at researchers, social care workers, clinicians and academics who are thinking of applying for NIHR funding on a health related application which involves aspects of social care research.
In addition to the event, attendees can subsequently obtain free methodological advice for their application by requesting RDS support here.
What to expect at the event
Dr Mike Clarke, Research Programme Manager for the NIHR School for Social Care Research, will be discussing his perspectives on NIHR funding for social care research, followed by a Q&A session.
The RDS SC team will then discuss relevant NIHR funding streams and examples of studies funded by the NIHR that have included social care research.
Outline of the day:
10:30 – 10:50 Registration & Coffee
10:50 – 11:00 Introduction
11:00 – 12:00 Perspectives on applying for NIHR funding for social care research (Dr Mike Clarke, NIHR School for Social Care Research)
12:00 – 12:30 Q&A session (Your questions)
12:30 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 13:45 Examples of NIHR funded applications that include social care (Dr Sarah Brien, RDS SC)
13:45 – 14:00 How the RDS can support funding applications (Dr Sarah Brien, RDS SC)
Who should attend: Any researcher, social care worker, clinician and / or academic from across the South Central (Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Isle of Wight and Oxfordshire), South East (Kent, Surrey and Sussex) and South West (Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Bristol, Dorset, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire) regions who are intending to apply for NIHR research funding which includes a social care element.
- Please note that places at this event are limited. Priority for places will go to those based in the South Central, South East and South West regions who are planning to apply for social care research funding.
- Attendees will be notified if they have a place on the masterclass by Thursday 9 March 2017.
Enquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org or 023 8120 4778
When & Where
NIHR Research Design Service South Central
Tel: 023 8120 4778