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University of York Internal Training Courses
  • Research Excellence Training Team - Professional and career development for research staff, post-docs and fellows. Including:

- Impact and public engagement

- Research Management

- Mentoring

Grant and Funding Opportunities
  • COLT Foundation Research Project grants: deadline 1st October - Keen to fund research that can lead directly or indirectly to benefits for health through changes in clinical or employment practices, or in public health policy. Grants tend to be around £100,000-300,000 for 1-3 years.

Information on the purpose and aims of the Contract Researchers Forum and how interested individuals can express their interest in joining the group.

YTU Online Researchers' Meeting Recordings
  • Covid-19 research participation calls
Calls for Research help in YTU

Below link is to a google sheet where you can register or show interest in a task that is looking for additional staff.

External Training Resources
  • Health Research Board - free talks in Trial Methodology, including:

- Pragmatic Trials: What, when & how?

- Informed Consent in Clinical Trials

- Increasing the value of clinical trials - evidence for progress?

  • Linkedin Learning - 1 month free trial, includes training in:

- Interpersonal communication

- The data science of Healthcare, Medicine and Public Health

- Working with difficult people

  • TED talks - including 'Why curiosity is the key to science and medicine', 'Why your doctor should care about social injustice' and 'The pharmacy of the future? Personalised pills, 3D printed from home'.
  • Pint of Science: A space for researchers and members of the public alike to come together, be curious, and chat about research. Features 'Cuppa Science' online discussions and podcasts.
The Perspectives Study: Guidance for studies involving critically ill patients