Published: 8 March 2018
Professor Jane Grimson becomes the new Chairperson of the HRB Board.
Published: 18 January 2018
Congratulations to Thomas Hayes a sixth year student from Yeats College Galway who won this year's HRB special prize at the BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2018.
Published: 19 December 2017
As the year comes to a close, we would encourage you to read about some of the positive outcomes health research is having for people's health and our health services.
Published: 12 December 2017
Almost two people died each day in Ireland during 2015 as a result of poisoning, trauma or medical causes linked to drug use according to the latest figures from the Health Research Board (HRB).
Published: 16 November 2017
The Health Research Board has invested €740,000 in two Irish research projects that look at how antibiotic resistance might be influenced by the food supply chain. The funding is part of a joint EU and international research...
Published: 13 November 2017
Interested in serving on the HRB Board? We currently have three vacancies. The details about the vacancies, eligibility and how to apply are available from the Stateboards.ie website. The closing date for submission of...
Published: 25 October 2017
Dr Mairead O'Driscoll, Interim Chief Executive at the Health Research Board comments on the HRB Open Access initiative.
Published: 22 October 2017
Three new projects will investigate more effective MRSA treatment options, sequence the genome of ‘Atlantic-edge’ populations and explore how the brain regulates access to feelings, perceptions and memories.
Published: 18 October 2017
The Health Research Board and other Irish funding agencies launched the final three-year Work Programme of Horizon 2020 today, Wednesday 18th October in University College Dublin.
Published: 27 September 2017
A new clinical trial called TRANSFUSE, has found the age of transfused blood cells did not impact patient survival rates among critically ill adults. The findings end speculation that fresher blood may be superior for critically...