What's New on Our Website 

'What’s New on Our Website’ is a regular email to inform you of the latest news and events that have been posted on our website.


Children and clinical research: ethical issues

The latest report by Nuffield Councils on Bioethics looks at the ethics of involving children in research, and at the roles and responsibilities of children, parents/guardians, and professionals.

The report is now available to read here

New Clinical Trials Guide launched

To mark International Clinical Trials Day 2015, we have released a new Clinical Trials Guide for Trainees. The guide is the outcome of the first stage of an NIHR project to develop a source of information to support individuals interested in pursuing a research career that involves the delivery of clinical trials.

You can view and download a copy of the guide here

Dying without dignity Investigations by the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman into complaints about end of life care.

This report details 12 cases that illustrate the complaints that have been received about end of life care. It’s 6 key themes are poor symptom control, poor communication, inadequate out of hours services, poor care planning and more.

For further information and to read the report please see here


CLAHRC East of England Showcase: Demonstrating impact on services and policy

3 June 2015

The Marriott Hotel, Huntingdon

The event will focus on the impact CLAHRC makes through high quality applied health research and vital capacity building across the region.

Still places available with only 6 more days left to register.

For full details and to register please see here

CLAHRC EoE Capacity Building Workshop

7th July 2015 

Centrum, Norwich Research Park

This Capacity Building Workshop is a chance to learn more about the opportunities CLAHRC EOE and the NIHR provide for increasing research capacity, including the CLAHRC Fellowship Programme and NIHR PhD Studentships.

Booking Now Open


For more information and to book your place please see here

From Response to Recovery and Beyond: the Role of National Public Health Institutes in Complex Health Emergencies

28 May

Alison Richard Building,Cambridge

Dr Ezra Barzilay, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, will talk about Disaster Response and Recovery in the context of the recent Ebola outbreaks in West Africa.

Free and open to all. To regsiter please see here

DevoManc: The role of health research & innovation


2 June 2015

The Studio,51 Lever Street, Manchester

With six billion pounds health and social care funding devolved to Greater Manchester by April 2016 and as further regional devolutions emerge post-election, this seminar explores the critical role for research and innovation in these policy initiatives.

For more information and to book a place please see here

Applying for research funds from the NIHR two day workshop


10 June 2015


17 June 2015


University of Essex, Colchester

The set of two full-day workshops is aimed at those considering applying for research funds in the near future and would be of most benefit to those new to applying to NIHR.

For further information and to book a place, please view the course flyer here

What next for your career? Annual Cambridge AWiSE and MRC/LMB joint event and lunch


9 June 2015

Max Perutz lecture theatre, MRC-LMB, Francis Crick Avenue, Cambridge Biomedical Campus.


Recent female LMB Alumni share their experiences of making the next step in their career in Academic, Biotechnology and Scientific Publishing roles.

For more information and to book your place see here

Better value health care, The King’s Fund


7 July 2015

The King’s Fund, London W1G 0AN

This event will look at ways to improve productivity to deliver improved patient experience, improved health of the population, and a reduction in the cost of health care. It will also showcase sustainable ways of providing high quality services for less.

For more information and to book a place see here

Increasing access to mental health care

8 September 2015

The King’s Fund, London 

This one-day conference will look at how new access standards in mental health have been embedded over the first six months, and how standards for the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies programme (IAPT) and Early Intervention in Psychosis services are being developed.

For more information and to book your place see here

Don't Forget

CLAHRC EoE Training and Career Development Funding Boot Camp

CLAHRC East of England are looking to host a Boot Camp this September.  The event will feature a range of guest speakers and experts who will be able to offer advice and insight into a successful application process.

Only 10 days left to register your interest!


For more information and to book your place please see here

Contact Us:

CLAHRC EoE Office Douglas House, 18 Trumpington Road, Cambridge, CB2 8AH
Phone: 01223 746073   Fax: 01223 746162