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HRB review of clinical research infrastructure in Ireland

The Health Research Board (HRB) have published a report presenting the outcomes of the review of their investment in clinical research infrastructures in Ireland conducted in 2018. The aim of the review was to generate appropriate evidence on current strengths, synergies, gaps, duplications and needs in Ireland’s clinical research ...

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Fulbright-HRB Health Impact Awards

The Fulbright Commission and the Health Research Board (HRB) are offering a unique opportunity for Irish professionals with five or more years’ experience in their field to travel to the USA to undertake research or professional development in any area of health. The Fulbright Commission is seeking excellent applicants with strong leadership ...

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HRB Postdoctoral Fellowships 2020 – Applying Research into Policy and Practice (ARPP)

The Health Research Board has launched Postdoctoral Fellowship awards for 2020, with the theme of ‘Applying Research into Policy and Practise’ (ARPP). The overarching aim of the HRB Postdoctoral Fellowships – Applying Research into Policy & Practice (ARPP) scheme is to develop talented and skilled health researchers during ...

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HRB Clinician Scientist Postdoctoral Fellowships (CSF) 2020

  The Health Research Board has opened its scheme for Clinician Scientist Postdoctoral Fellowships (CSF) 2020. This scheme will target health and social care practitioners from various professional backgrounds who have completed their PhD degree and who are currently (or will be at the time of the award) engaged in delivering clinical care. ...

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The People’s Trial – Launch

The People’s Trial – Helping the public learn about randomised trials HRB-TMRN have launched The People’s Trial, Ireland’s first, fun, online trial designed by the people, for the people. This fun and interesting project challenges members of the public to become a scientist and get involved in running their very own fun clinical ...

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HRB-TMRN PhD Scholar Research 2019

Can patients understand research information leaflets and consent forms? HRB-TMRN PhD scholar Lydia O’ Sullivan’s project aims to further our understanding of informed consent and identify how emerging technologies including electronic consent may be used to streamline clinical trials. This project will include a comprehensive review of the ...

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ECRIN – Annual Report 2018

The European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network (ECRIN) has published its 2018 annual report. You will find information on ECRIN’s history, highlights from 2018, and an overview of the organisation and its activities: clinical trial operations, infrastructure development, quality, training, and more. The report includes coverage of ...

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Job Opportunities at National Children’s Research Centre

Personal Assistant to CEO and Paediatric Clinical Research Nurse, based at NCRC, the Children’s Hospital, Crumlin The National Children’s Research Centre (NCRC) is the primary paediatric research institute in Ireland. Based at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, it funds and provides infrastructure to conduct research into ...

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Job Vacancy – Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs Support Officer

The HRB Clinical Research Facility Galway have a vacancy for a Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs Support Officer. The successful candidate will work alongside the HRB-CRFG QRAM and report into the CRFG Director. Full details about the role can be viewed here. Any informal enquiries about the role can be emailed to ...

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MSc Clinical Trials(online) at HRB CRF Cork & UCC

The HRB Clinical Research Facility Cork is currently recruiting for its three year part-time, MSc Clinical Trials (online). The programme will commence with the Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Trials in September 2019. This Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Trials is designed to give a competitive advantage for those wishing to pursue a career ...

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