City of Research - Research As One FAQ released
23rd March 2023
There is a new City of Research - Research As One frequently asked questions (FAQ) page available on the collaborative's website:
This page also has short FAQ videos; you can hear questions from research volunteers answered by health research experts.
Local campaign recognised in NHS England guidance
14th March 2023
The Campaign to Reduce Opioid Prescribing (CROP) was featured in new national guidance, ‘Maximising the benefits of research: guidance for integrated care systems’.
You can read the guidance online: www.england.nhs.uk/long-read/maximising-the-benefits-of-research/
You can read more about CROP on our website: www.westyorksrd.nhs.uk/crop
Born in Bradford Festival returns
16th February 2023
A save the date has been shared for this year's Born in Bradford festival.
2023's festival will take place on 4th July 2023.
100th baby born into BaBi Research programme
10th February 2023
Born and Bred in Wakefield (BaBi Wakefield) is celebrating 100 babies being born into the research programme.
You can read more in the Wakefield Express:
NIHR launches new national service
02nd October 2023
The National Institute for Health Research has launched its new Research Support Service.
NIHR life sciences industry update
18th July 2023
NIHR reports positive signs of recovery for the life sciences industry. Read more:
NIHR announces Research Support Service
14th July 2023
The NIHR is launching a new service on 1st October 2023 called the NIHR Research Support Service (RSS).
You can read more on the NIHR website:
NIHR on 2022/23
29th June 2023
The NIHR has reported that almost one million participants took part in NIHR research in 2022/23.
Thank you to everyone who has been involved!
You can read more on the NIHR website.
MPs call for research sector reforms
10th May 2023
A new report has called for reforms to improve the reproducibility of scientific research.
You can read the Reproducibility and Research Integrity report on the Parliament website: