Research News

Faecal Microbiota Transplantation: Bench, Bedside, Courtroom?

Monday, 18 May 2015 08:51

The next BSG Research Workshop has been organised on behalf of the BSG Research Committee by the Gut Microbiota for Health Expert Panel (http://www.bsg.org.uk/research/gut-microbiota-expert-panel/index.html). It will be held in London on Friday 11 September 2015. The workshop has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 5 category 1 (external) CPD credits.

Further opportunities to influence NIHR funded research

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 13:30

A number of NIHR funded programmes are looking for additional expertise for their boards and panels. These groups select the most important research questions to commission, and make funding recommendations on project applications. Please visit our website for a list of current vacancies.

In addition, two further senior roles with the HTA Programme and Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme, an MRC and NIHR partnership, will be advertised shortly. The roles represent significant opportunities to contribute to the strategic development of the programmes and the research they fund.

Opportunities to influence health research in the UK

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 11:00

NIHR research programme boards and panels select the most important research questions to commission, and make funding recommendations on project applications.

We are looking for additional expertise for the boards or panels of the following programmes:
• Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme
• NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research (HD&SR) Programme
• NIHR Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme

Applications opened on 13 April 2015 and will close on 08 June 2015. Further details and information on how to apply are available on our website.

Recruitment for PPALM Study

Friday, 10 April 2015 14:18

Refer your patients with radiotherapy-induced bleeding

This randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, NIHR-approved trial is recruiting patients with new-onset rectal bleeding affecting quality of life and due to radiation-induced telangiectasia who are free of other abnormal GI symptoms.

For further details or to arrange referral contact:

Jennifer Matthews, trial coordinator
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Tel: 0207 352 8171 ext. 1515

Recruitment deadline: January 2016

Page 1 of 3