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Call for policy research applications

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Department of Health’s Policy Research Programme  is currently inviting applications for funding  in the following areas:

  • Behavioural interventions to assist the response to an influenza pandemic in the UK
  • Assessment of the feasibility of a study into possible long-term health effects associated with exposure to static and time-varying magnetic fields from MRI
  • An investigation of patient experience of MRSA screening
  • Evaluation of the new medicines service
  • Development of new models for collection and use of patient experience information in the NHS

The deadline for receipt of full applications is 5 September 2011.