NIHR

NIHR

The NIHR offer a number of opportunities for funding, these can be found on their funding and support webpage. For a list of all current open funding calls please see the NIHR current funding opportunities page; newly released opportunities can be found below:

 

NIHR Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme: New researcher-led call

Title / area of focus: The EME programme bridges the gap between preclinical studies and evidence of clinical efficacy.  The aim is to secure the progress of new technologies and interventions through their early clinical trials and onto larger, later clinical trials.

Deadline for proposals: 13:00 on Tuesday 4 July 2017

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NIHR Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) Programme competition 33

The RfPB Programme funds NHS research.  The projects funded are for regionally derived applied research in health services and social care.  Applicants need to demonstrate the regional benefits of their proposed research although studies with national benefit will also be considered.

Stage 1 and stage 2 Word template application forms are available to be downloaded from the ‘Useful documents’ section of the following webpage (right side of the page).

Deadline for proposals: 13:00 on Wednesday 19 July 2017

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NIHR Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme – new commissioned calls

Title / area of focus: The Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme funds research into the effectiveness, costs and broader impact of healthcare treatments and tests for those who plan, provide or receive care in the NHS.

The following new commissioned calls have recently opened:

16/96 – Standardised diagnostic assessment tool as an adjunct to clinical practice in child and adolescent mental health services

Research question: Does the use of a standardised diagnostic assessment tool improve the detection and treatment outcomes of emotional disorders in young people referred to child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS)?

Deadline: 13:00 on Thursday 28 September 2017

16/97 – Antipsychotics for anorexia nervosa

Research question: What are the benefits and harms of prescribing antipsychotics to people with anorexia nervosa who have not responded to first-line treatments?

Deadline: 13:00 on Thursday 28 September 2017

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