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Published: 14 March 2019

Research Collaborative in Quality and Patient Safety to launch its 2019 funding cycle

The Research Collaborative in Quality and Patient Safety (RCQPS) is an initiative between the Health Research Board, the HSE National Quality Improvement Team and Royal College of Physicians in Ireland (RCPI). It was established in 2013 to advance nationally relevant research in the area of quality and patient safety.

Medical team in a discussion

On 4 April 2019, the RCQPS will launch its 2019 funding cycle.

This one-day event (10.30 am to 3.30 pm) is aimed at academic researchers and individuals involved in healthcare improvement, health policy and/or the delivery of services.

The programme for the day includes sessions on

  • The 2019 RCQPS Theme.
  • The new RCQPS application process.
  • Learning from the experiences of previously funded projects.

Places are limited, and early registration is advised.

Register for the event on the RCPI store. Event queries can be sent to Stephanie Whelan, e rcqps@rcpi.ie.

Read and/or download the call documents for the Research Collaborative in Quality and Patient Safety scheme on the HRB website.