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2015 Doctoral Fellowship Award

Congratulations to Cherith Semple (Nurse of the Year) and Carmel Kelly (Nursing Research) on their Awards!

Events were held in a number of locations to mark International Clinical Trials Day on 20 May 2015

Read Kate Burns winning article

News stories to mark Clinical Trials Day

Read about how involving patients and the wider public is helping researchers.

School-based education programmes for the prevention of child sexual abuse

The NIRDP hosted a Research Symposium in Medical Biology Centre, Queens University Belfast on 24 March 2015.

The UK Government has announced the first successful diagnoses to result from the 100,000 Genomes Project, which aims to sequence 100,000 whole genomes from around 75,000 participants by 2017.

To reflect the MRC and cross-funder commitment to maximising the use of biosamples, and a shift in public attitudes towards this kind of research; the Human Tissue and Biological Samples for use in Research part of the MRC Ethics Series guidance has been updated.