News Archive

5
Jun

The POPART Trial Sponsor – UCD

As part of a series of interviews with the PedCRIN Consortium members, University College Dublin (UCD) were asked about their experience of working with PedCRIN. UCD is the sponsor of the POPART trial, part-funded by the PedCRIN project and it has employed PedCRIN services for the expansion of the POPART trial into other European countries (Belgium, Czech Republic, Itlay, Portugal,

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3
Jun

Irish Health Research Forum – November 2019 Meeting Report

In November 2019, Health Research Charities Ireland with support from the IHRF Steering Group, convened an Irish Health Research Forum meeting on the theme Working Across Health Services & Academia – Challenges and Solutions for Health Research. The meeting incorporated discussion groups, panel discussions and a Q&A session to ensure all voices were heard. Based on the discussions at the event and with input

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22
May

PPI Summer School – Online

The 5th annual Public and Patient Involvement (PPI) Summer school will be held online on June 25th & 26th 2020, hosted by PPI Ignite at University of Limerick and the Health Research Institute (HRI), and sponsored by the Health Research Board (HRB). It will take the form of a series of pre-recorded webinars, each with a dedicated discussion forum and scheduled live workshop/discussion session.

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22
May

H2020 – Covid-19 Funding Call

The European Commission have launched a new €122 million call under the Horizon 2020 programme for projects covering five research areas including behaviour, socioeconomics, cohorts, manufacturing and medical & digital solutions. The call is for innovative and rapid health-related approaches to respond to COVID-19 and to deliver quick results for a society for a higher level of preparedness of health

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22
May

Barrier Masks for Consumers – Requirements from NSAI

The National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) develops and publishes standards to meet international demands for the quality, design, performance, safety and environmental impact of products and services. In response to a request from the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) and in the light of many Irish manufacturing companies trying to change their production lines, NSAI has developed this

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