News Archive

26
Feb

NREC Office: Webinar 11th March 2021

A National System of Research Ethics Review – Transition to National RECs for Regulated Health Research The National Office for Research Ethics Committees will deliver a webinar to provide information on the NREC launch in 2021, including an introduction to the role of the National Office and the planned transition of ethics review from local RECs to National RECs for

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23
Feb

Survey – Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use in Cancer

The Clinical Nutrition & Oncology Research Group in University College Cork are currently running a study funded by the Irish Cancer Society looking into the use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in cancer treatment. The study aims to gather information from people who have had (or still have) cancer and the professionals who care for them. Currently little is known about

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22
Feb

ECRIN International Clinical Trials Day 2021

May 20th 2021 is International Clinical Trials Day On this day we commemorate the launch of James Lind’s clinical trial which laid the groundwork for modern-day clinical research. This year the European Clinical Research Infrastructure Network (ECRIN) will bring together stakeholders from across Europe and the globe to discuss the growing interest in platform trials from best practices to challenges

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11
Feb

Study Day – Registry based randomised controlled trials

Study Day on Registry based randomised controlled trials – Uses, Challenges, Advantages and Applications Hosted jointly by HRB-Trials Methodology Research Network (HRB-TMRN) and HRB Clinical Research Facility Cork (CRF-C), on March 10th 2021. This online event will discuss rRCTS from a number of different perspectives. You will hear from colleagues across the globe on their uses and experiences of conducting

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9
Feb

HRB Strategy Launch – 16th February

The Health Research Board will launch their strategy for 2021 – 2025, “Health Research Making an Impact” on Tuesday 16th Feb 2021. As COVID-19 continues highlighting how the wellbeing of society and economy depends on the quality of health research. This message is central to the new strategy. The launch will be online between 12 noon and 1.00 pm and

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