Is your research area related to Health and/or social care? Are you interested in applying to the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR)? Are you unsure what funding streams are available? Would you like to know more?

Please come along to a free information event being held on Tuesday 5th July. This is open to all researchers working in the area of health and will outline funding opportunities for university researchers from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).

This day will be in two parts. You may book for the morning session (10:00 – 12:15) or the afternoon session (13:00 – 16:00) independently. If you would like to attend both sessions, please order a ticket for both sessions.

RDS South Central  and Research and Innovation Services are running a free event for researchers, academics or clinicians based at University of Portsmouth and Portsmouth Hospitals Trust who are interested in applying for health and social care research funding from the NIHR.

Morning Session Programme:

10:00 – 10:05  Introduction

10:05 – 10:20  The RDS and how we can help you

10:20 – 11:00  NIHR funding streams

11:00 – 11:15  Involving public and patients

11:15 – 11:25  Break

11:25 – 11:55  Tips for developing a good NIHR grant application

11:55 – 12:15  Q&A

12:15 End of morning session

Afternoon Session (a 30 minute 1:1 scheduled, between 13:00 and 16:00)

The afternoon session will involve a 30 minute, 1:1 meeting with an RDS member of staff. If you are interested, please book a place for the afternoon session and we will be in touch later with a specific time slot.

To book a place for either or both sessions please click here