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Data Protection Commission Response to Health Research Queries

The Health Research Data Protection Network (HRDPN) is coordinated by HRB Clinical Research Coordination Ireland and consists of data protection officers and other legal representatives involved in data protection working in Irish universities, their associated teaching hospitals and other health research organisations and networks. The HRDPN was ...

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Data Manager Role Available With ECRIN – Paris

The European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network (ECRIN), a public research organisation, is currently recruiting a Clinical Research Data Manager, to be based at its Paris office. The ECRIN Data Manager will participate in the planning, modelling, design, implementation, testing and documentation of IT solutions, tools and services ...

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Swiss Clinical Trial Organisation – Research Question Portal

Our colleagues at the Swiss Clinical Trial Organisation (SCTO) are celebrating their 10 year anniversary and have created an online  research question portal. The aim of this portal is to allow both research staff and the general public, pose clinical research questions to experts, who will respond to the best questions in short videos. The SCTO ...

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NCI Summer Curriculum in Cancer Prevention 2020

Under the All-Ireland Cancer Consortium, the Health Research Board has the opportunity to provide access to two prestigious courses in cancer prevention at the National Cancer Institute in the USA. This includes a four-week course on the principles and practice of cancer prevention, and a one-week course on molecular prevention. The HRB supports ...

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Irish Health Research Forum – November Meeting

The Irish Health Research Forum (IHRF) meeting – Working Across Health Services & Academia – Challenges and Solutions for Health Research is now open for registrations. The meeting will take place at the Dublin City Council offices, Wood Quay on Weds 13th November 2019 from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm. At this event, attendees will hear ...

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Irish Health Research Forum – Report and Recommendations

The Irish Health Research Forum (IHRF) has published a report on the meeting held in May 2019 – Data Protection and the Health Research Regulations. The full report can be viewed or downloaded here. About the organisers of the IHRF The Irish Health Research Forum is funded and managed by Health Research Charities Ireland (previously known as ...

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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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