Research

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BPSU Study - Acute Hepatitis 22

BPSU surveillance of the Acute Hepatitis in Children 2022 commenced in May 2022 collecting cases seen from January 2022 onwards. This study aims to understand viral, non-viral or unidentified causes of this apparent increase in cases of acute hepatitis reported to the UKHSA. The study is being led b...
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Scottish Paediatric Society Summer Meeting

10 June 2022

Stirling

After the success of last year's virtual Summer Meeting, SPS will hold a face-to-face meeting in Stirling this June. We'll mark the beginning of our centenary celebrations and enjoy presentations by guest speakers and members. Delegates are also welcome to sign up for our barbecue immediately after ...
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BPSU new data collection platform

The BPSU office is working with the University of Dundee Health Informatics Centre to develop a new data collection platform to collect data on rare diseases, making it easier for clinicians registered on the BPSU reporting scheme to report cases and complete their clinical questionnaires. This ...
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RCPCH Conference 2022 - programme

28 June 2022

Liverpool

From neonatal and maternal safety to health inequalities, from lessons from the pandemic to your wellbeing...our sessions will explore these vital themes and more. We've developed our programme with the input of more than 30 specialty groups, so you'll be able to update your knowledge on the clinica...

Bone Cancer Research Trust - The Hamilton Family Programme of Osteosarcoma Research

We are seeking proposals for funding for a programme of osteosarcoma research that are hypothesis driven and with the potential of bringing a step-change in treatment for osteosarcoma. Applications must be from a multi-disciplinary and collaborative team and show a clear line of sight to patient benefit.
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Project grant
Funding amount range
Over £500,000

Bone Cancer Research Trust - Osteosarcoma Restricted Funding Call

Particularly welcome proposals that build on previously funded BCRT work, with a clear line of sight to patient benefit. As part of this funding call, we welcome applications for funding to support: -pilot projects or requests to support small pieces of follow-on research needed to complete a project to a value of £25,000. -project grants up to a maximum value of £250,000. These may cover staff costs, including PhD students, however, this is not a PhD studentship funding call, and these s...
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Funding amount range
£100,001 to £250,000
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