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ezine Issue 15 - October 2016

HRB ezine Issue 15 - October 2016

Minister Finian McGrath launches HRB National Intellectual Disability Report

28 October 2016

The report shows that the vast majority of people with intellectual disability live at home with family or with carers. The improved life expectancy among adults with severe intellectual disability has placed an increased demand...[more]

HRB Grant Applications - October updates

28 October 2016

Emerging Investigator Awards for Health – 112 applications were submitted for pre-eligibility screening of the Lead Applicant. 89 were deemed to be eligible. The closing date for the full application is 8 December @13.00


Irish health SME's leading in Europe

28 October 2016

Ireland has the highest success rate in the Horizon 2020 SME (Small and Medium Enterprise) Instrument. €26.5 million secured in total with or €15.4 million (58%) going to health projects.[more]

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28 October 2016

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HRB evidence to action

28 October 2016

From fluoride in the water to suicide prevention, the HRB's Evidence Centre is making a valuable contribution to national health policy.[more]

A sure shot for health research

28 October 2016

Paralympian Dr Deirdre Mongan’s work with the HRB has recently involved reviewing evidence about alcohol consumption in Ireland. She talks to Dr Claire O'Connell...[more]

Health Innovation Hub Ireland - grant calls open

28 October 2016

Calls for (1) Innovation INTO Healthcare and (2) Innovation OUT of Healthcare are now open[more]

New HRB collaboration with the National Children's Hospital

28 October 2016

Paediatric research gets €1 million investment.[more]

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