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Scientific Advisory Panel: Vacancies available

Apply by 12pm on 1st March 2023 We are excited to announce that we are looking for new members to join our Scientific Advisory Panel. We welcome applications for both scientific and lay posts and the full details can be found in the links below: Scientific vacancies (two posts available) Lay vacancy (one post available) […]

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HSRPP Committee: Vacancies available

Background The Health Service Research and Pharmacy Practice (HSRPP) conference showcases the latest research from pharmacy practice and health service researchers covering a range of topics relevant to health services. The conference provides an opportunity for pharmacy and health service researchers to disseminate their research and also develop their skills for the future. It also […]

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A celebration of Pharmacy Research UK: Our 10 year anniversary

This year Pharmacy Research UK celebrates 10 years as a funder of pharmacy research, providing research support to pharmacists early in their research career. As we reach this milestone, we wanted to reflect on some of the things that we’re proud about, and to share a few facts and figures from our first 10 years! […]

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NIHR Pre-Doctoral Clinical and Practitioner Academic Fellowship Partnership Update

Round 5 of the NIHR Pre-Doctoral Clinical and Practitioner Academic Fellowship has come to an end and we have partnered with the NIHR again this year to support fellowship applications for pharmacists. We are delighted to share the news that of the four applications received to the NIHR-PRUK PCAF partnership, all four will be funded […]

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The Psoriasis Association – PRUK Research Award

What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a long-term immune mediated, where T-cells are triggered and become overactive. This results in the skin becoming itchy, scaly and forming raised plaques. Psoriasis can also affect the joints. While there is no cure for psoriasis, the condition is manageable, and pharmacists are often at the forefront of providing support […]

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Wellbeing of Women – New Partnership!

We are delighted to announce a new bespoke funding partnership with the charity Wellbeing of Women. Wellbeing of Women are dedicated to supporting research into all areas of women’s reproductive and gynaecological health throughout the life course. We recognise that pharmacists are often at the forefront of providing care for health issues related to women […]

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National Institute for Health Research – Research Design Service

The NIHR Research Design Service (RDS) offers a free, confidential service to new and experienced research teams that supports clinicians, health and social care professionals and academics to develop high-quality, competitive funding applications for applied health, global health, public health, and social care research. The RDS are represented across the 10 regions in England and […]

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The NIHR Pre-doctoral Clinical and Practitioner Academic Fellowship

We are proud to be a partner with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to support pharmacy applications to round 5 of the Pre-Doctoral Clinical & Practitioner Academic Fellowship (PCAF). This partnership marks the second year where we are supporting professionals registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC), who wish to apply to the […]

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Why my ‘Message in a bottle’ dissemination strategy doesn’t cut it anymore

Professor David Wright is based at the University of Leicester as Professor of Health Services Research. He is an experienced researcher and was the Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the University of East Anglia. Professor Wright provides his thoughts on how applicants need to re-think their approach to dissemination and consider the wider impact of […]

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The 2022 Awards and Bursaries round is open!

We have just launched our 2022 round of awards and bursaries for pharmacists to apply for research funding! We are delighted to be able to continue to offer research development awards for pharmacists who are either in the process of working towards their doctoral qualification, or perhaps have recently qualified and want to develop their […]

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