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'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.


East of England Public Involvement Forum


Wednesday 30 September 2015

Cambridge Professional Development Centre, Cambridge

The NIHR Research Design Service East of England in collaboration with CLAHRC EoE, invite you to this event, relevant to all organisations in the region involved in research that aims to influence health and social care. This event is especially aimed at Public Involvement representatives of organisations who involve patients and members of the public in their work. 

Please see our website for more information and how to book your place

I Had a Black Dog…his name was depression

6 to 10 October  (with performances at various times)
Peterborough’s Key Theatre

Small Nose Productions presents ‘I Had a Black Dog’ by Matthew Johnstone, a comic, fun and heart wrenching story about one man (a representative for all of us) in his struggle with depression and the various different forms in which it reveals itself to us. The show will run from Tuesday 6, to Saturday 10 October at various times, and is for anyone who has ever suffered with or knows someone who has suffered with some form of depression or anxiety.

Please see here for more information and how to book 

Improving the Normalization of Complex Interventions: Launch Event


18 November 2015
Cavendish Square, London

This event is aimed at clinicians, managers, policy makers and academic interested in improving the implementation and evaluation of complex interventions, and will launch a new quantitative tool (NoMAD) based on Normalisation Process Theory (NPT).

For more information, please see here 


Behavioural Insights Research Programme: open to applications


Closing date for applications is 12 noon, Wednesday 30 September 2015

This new funding opportunity from The Health Foundation, aims to support research over a two to three year time-frame that designs, tests and evaluates behavioural interventions that can improve efficiency and reduce waste in health care services in the UK.

It is an open call for original research on behavioural interventions in health care, and each successful project will receive between £200,000 and £350,000 for research completed over two to three years.

For more information, please see our website 

Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI): Explorer Awards.

The SFARI seeks to improve the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders by funding innovative research of the greatest quality and relevance.Their award program is designed to enhance the SFARI’s existing support of autism research by providing timely resources to enable focused experiments highly relevant to our mission, including but not limited to studies focused on gene discovery, molecular mechanisms, circuits, anatomy, and cognition and behavior. 

Innovative, high-risk/high-impact proposals are encouraged. We especially encourage applications from investigators who are new to the field of autism, but who have expertise that could be brought to bear on this complex disorder.

Please see here for more details including a link to apply

Don't Forget

CLAHRC EoE's application process for the next round of funding 


PPI Theme deadline: 1 September (today)

Prioritisation Group deadline: 28 September

The Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care East of England (CLAHRC EoE) Prioritisation Group is pleased to welcome applications for the next round of funding. Proposals for funding must be submitted via our Research Theme Leads. 

Please see our website for more information.

The deadlines for project proposals are as follows
  • September 1st 2015: Deadline for submitting to PPI Theme for review 
  • September 28th 2015: Deadline for submitting proposals to Prioritisation Group for review
  • During October to December 2015: Decisions will be made and theme leads informed
  • April 1st 2016: Projects to begin

Contact Us:

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