Monthly Archives: September 2017

Abstract submissions open for the 2018 Health Service Research and Pharmacy Practice (HSRPP) conference

The Health Services Research and Pharmacy Practice Conference has been held over two days annually for the past twenty-two years. The initial conference, organised by the Pharmacy Practice Research Resource Centre, came about as a result of Department of Health funding aimed at supporting and encouraging research in pharmacy practice.  Particular emphasis is placed on disseminating the work of early

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Clinical Research Time Award 2017

The 2017 round of Clinical Research Time Awards is now open. The scheme is open to staff in NHS Wales, or staff contracted to NHS Wales (such as doctors, dentists, nurses, midwives, allied health professionals and clinical scientists) in primary, secondary or community care or public health. It aims to build research capacity and capability in the NHS by offering

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The skills needed to lead and facilitate research

In November 2015, a 5-year strategic plan was published for Pharmacy Research in Wales. An integral part of this strategy was to develop a research workforce for pharmacy across the managed and non-managed sectors in Wales. In order to fulfil this goal, one of the main recommendations was to ‘establish local research leadership roles,’ initially within each of the eight

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