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Blog: Celebrating International Clinical Trials Day

We are delighted to celebrate International Clinical Trials Day (ICTD) today and to commemorate the day James Lind started his famous clinical trial on scurvy, back in 1747. By funding innovative research, Pharmacy Research UK is able to support researchers who continue to walk along the same path as James Lind. They are leaders of […]

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Seeking Peer Reviewers for 2016 Funding Applications

We are currently seeking to widen our pool of peer reviewers to ensure we have a broad range of individuals within pharmacy research with the diverse skills necessary to review our funding applications in 2016. We are seeking to recruit volunteers with pharmacy, health services research, social science and medical backgrounds. If you’re interested in […]

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New funding partnership for 2016 with British Oncology Pharmacy Association

New funding partnership for 2016 with British Oncology Pharmacy Association

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Blog: Thinking about becoming a pharmacy researcher?

New personal research fellowship funds are available from Pharmacy Research UK. We fund bursaries and personal awards to support novice researchers develop their ideas. Bursaries: 3 levels of bursary support. Personal Awards for hospital, community and primary care pharmacists Fellowships supported by the UKCPA and BOPA The HEE/ NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic Programme is also […]

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New funding round opens for 2016

The Personal Research Awards and Research Training Bursaries provide funding for novice and early-career researchers. This unique funding is vital for developing a research active pharmacy profession which, in turn, can underpin the development of a strong evidence base to inform pharmacy’s current and future contribution to patient benefit and public health. Previous recipients have […]

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Alcohol Brief Intervention in Community Pharmacy Publication in Addiction Journal

A clinical trial funded by Pharmacy Research UK has shown no beneficial effect of a brief alcohol intervention delivered by community pharmacists in reducing hazardous or harmful alcohol consumption. Alcohol intake has become a major public health challenge in the UK, driven by the complex relationships between consumption and overall health and social outcomes. Harmful […]

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Guest Blog: To research or not to research that is the question?

David Wright is Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Deputy Head of the School of Pharmacy, University of East Anglia And so the decision is finally out on the big NIHR Programme grant application. After four years of being initially rejected due to being under ambitious and overly expensive, resubmitting a revised outline application, making it […]

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Daphne Jackson Fellowship

For many people, starting a family, caring for a relative, or long term health issues, can mean a career break of 2 or more years. When the time comes to return to work, gaps in the returner’s CV, or lack of self-confidence can make it difficult for them to compete for jobs that fully utilise […]

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Daphne Jackson Fellowship Opportunity

Pharmacy Research UK and Durham University are jointly funding a Daphne Jackson Fellowship. The Fellowship will be held within the Division of Pharmacy at the School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health at Durham University. The Fellowship is intended for a pharmacist, or scientist, wishing to return after a career break to research in medicinal or […]

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Change in return address for submission of 2015 awards and bursaries applications

Please note: if you are applying for our 2015 awards and bursaries please ensure you return five copies of your completed application form to the following address: Pharmacy Research UK Royal Pharmaceutical Society 1 Lambeth High Street London SE1 7JN One electronic copy of your application should be emailed to yen.truong@rpharms.com We have also updated […]

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