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IRNN 13th Annual Conference – Save The Date

The Irish Research Nurses Network (IRNN) 13th annual conference will take place Tuesday 3rd November (AGM, Masterclass and dinner) and Wednesday 4th November (conference) in the Limerick Strand Hotel. Further details will be published shortly. ...

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Repository of Tools and Guidances on Patient/Public Involvement in Clinical Research

IPPOSI and HRB CRCI are pleased to announce the launch of an online repository of tools and guidances on Patient/Public Involvement in clinical research. Patient & Public Involvement (PPI) in research is gaining momentum in Ireland and is of increasing relevance to many health research stakeholders.  In the area of Clinical Research, the ...

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Latest HPRA information on COVID-19 and Regulation of Health Products

Read the latest up to date information from the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) on COVID-19 and the Regulation of Health Products  on the HPRA website.   ...

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Pre-Call : HRB COVID-19 Pandemic Rapid Response Funding

In response to the fast evolving COVID-19 pandemic, HRB is launching a rapid response mechanism to fund research that will provide evidence for the national and global efforts to deal with the virus outbreak. The research priorities of this call are aligned with the WHO R&D Blueprint and informed by the Global Infectious Disease Collaboration ...

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Webinar – Clinical Trials in the Era of COVID-19: The Changes You Need to Make Now

The WCG Clinical organisation will  host a Webinar, today 18th March at 6.00 pm GMT on the topic – ‘Clinical Trials in the Era of COVID-19: The Changes You Need to Make Now’ From protocol amendments to participant recruitment and retention, the impact could be enormous. What can be done to minimize the disruption to your ...

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UKCRF Network Conference Cancelled

  We have been notified by the UKCRF Network and the Leicester CRF (host for 2020) that the annual network conference scheduled for July this year has been postponed. Read the statement from the organisers here. ...

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HPRA Guidance RE Covid-19 impact on Clinical Trials

Please be advised that the HPRA have updated their Guidance regarding Covid-19 and potential impact on clinical trials. To access their latest guidance, check the  HPRA website. As this is an evolving situation, the HPRA expect this guidance will be further updated as required, so please revisit this link for ongoing updates. ...

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European survey on national harmonization in clinical research

The European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network (ECRIN) recently conducted a survey across its member countries on national harmonisation in clinical research. HRB CRCI were delighted to contribute to this survey on behalf of our partners in Ireland. The results of this survey have been gathered and published online. One of the main ...

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IHRF Genomics Event

Harnessing the potential of genomics for Ireland – Hosted by the Irish Health Research Forum. Save The Date : Weds 13th May 2020, 9.00 am to 1.00 pm, at The Wood Quay Venue, Dublin City Council Civic Offices, Dublin 8. The meeting is not about the science of genomics but will focus instead on what Ireland needs to do to<div ...

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HIHI – Spark Ignite 2020 Competition

Health Innovation Hub Ireland (HIHI) together with National Doctors Training & Planning (NDTP) have launched the 2020 Spark Ignite Competition. The competition is open to all HSE staff across all disciplines and departments who have an idea for a solution to a problem, challenge, or unmet need in healthcare. The application process is ...

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