NIHR School for Public Health Research competition 2011The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) opened a call to form a School for Public Health Research on 25th of February 2011. The School will draw on leading academic institutions with excellence in applied public health research, including evaluations, and place emphasis on what works practically and can be applied across the whole country. The School will complement existing NIHR funding streams with the key objectives being to:
1. Conduct research to increase the volume and quality of applied public health research and evidence, including evaluations.
2. Create an environment where first class applied public health research, focussed on the needs of the public, can thrive.
The call is now closed and you may see a list of the Provisional Membership by clicking this link.