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CLAHRC EoE Community Services Workshop January 2015

CLAHRC East of England recently hosted a workshop for Community Services Organisations from across the East of England.The event was chaired by CLAHRC Deputy Director, Professor Claire Goodman and attended by academics, research leads and health and social care professionals.  The aim of the event was to bring community services trusts together to aid understanding of current research activities across the region, generate discussion to identify any common research areas and discuss ways of joint working.

More information about the event and presentations from the day are available on our website.


MQ opens the 2015 call for future research leaders

CLAHRC EoE Community Services Workshop January 2015

MQ is a UK-based charity focused on identifying and funding research key to solving global issues in mental health. With start-up funding provided by the Wellcome Trust, they aim to harness the power of a community of researchers, doctors, service users, families, advocates and funders to achieve this goal.
The MQ Fellows Programme supports the best and brightest early career researchers who are asking challenging questions that will contribute to transformative advances in mental health research. The Programme is open to Applicants from all scientific disciplines and around the world.

For more information and how to apply, please see here.

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PhD Opportunity in the Enduring Disability and / or Disadvantage Theme, CLAHRC EoE
Application deadline: 16th February 2015

Applications are invited for a fully funded 3 year PhD studentship, starting in October, 2015. The successful student will be part of the Enduring Disabilities and/or Disadvantage (EDD) Theme of the CLAHRC: which focusses on research relevant to the needs of children and adults with intellectual disabilities and others who are at risk of mental and/or physical health inequalities.

The range of expertise within the EDD Theme means that there are a number of possible projects that could be developed, involving quantitative, qualitative or mixed methods, and based at, and supervised by, senior academic and clinical academic staff at any of the three participating Universities.

For more information and how to apply see here.

Doctoral fellowship (fully funded) CLAHRC EoE Dementia, Frailty and End of Life Care Theme


Application deadline: midnight Sunday 1st March 2015

The Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care East of England (CLAHRC EoE) are seeking applications to undertake full-time doctoral study in the field of dementia, frailty and end of life care. These are amongst the greatest health challenges for health services and there is an urgent need to develop research leaders to build the evidence base that underpins the provision in care in these areas.

The successful applicant will receive doctoral study fees (UK/EU) and maintenance full-time for three years starting in October 2015. Projects may be based in University of Cambridge or University of Hertfordshire or University of East Anglia. The successful applicants can expect first class academic supervision and mentoring as well as a programme of formal training in research skills, leadership and project management. 

For more information please see here

Doctoral Fellowships (fully funded) for Nurses and Allied Health Professionals working in Dementia Care  - Applications open


Application deadline: 5pm Thursday 2nd April 2015

The Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care East of England (CLAHRC EoE) are seeking applications from nurses and allied health professionals to undertake full-time doctoral study in the field of dementia care. Dementia represents one of the greatest health challenges for health services and there is a need to develop research leaders to build the evidence base that underpins the provision of dementia care.

For more information please see here

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