Child and adolescent mortality

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Serious infection and critical care in children

30 April 2020

London

Recognition of serious infection in children is a topic of national importance. Research shows that the death rate from infection in children in the UK is higher than the rest of Europe and serious infection in children is not well recognised in the acute setting.

The Lister Institute - Research Prizes

Funds tenured and non-tenured researchers, clinicians and non-clinicians to undertake high quality biomedical research and has no priority diseases or restrictions on the research area supported.
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Project grant
Funding amount range
£100,001 to £250,000
Maximum duration
5 years
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