Publications

45 Publications

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  • Published: 20 December 2021

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2020 - part two

    This publication contains the 2020 corporate governance and financial statements of the Health Research Board, which have been approved by the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General. 

    Part one is also available for download (below), and contains a Chairperson and Chief Executive's report; a...

    Publication (PDF, 465 KB)

  • Published: 24 August 2021

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2020

    Contents include: Chairperson and Chief Executive's report; a timeline of the HRB's key initiatives in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020: a snapshot of other important HRB activities during 2020; key deliverables in line with the HRB strategy 2016-2020; and Appendices. 

    Part 2 contains the corporate...

    Publication (PDF, 3 MB)

  • Published: 16 February 2021

    HRB Strategy summary 2021-2025

    This summary publication gives a rapid overview of the HRB Strategy 2021–2025, Health research - making an impact: the HRB's five-year strategic plan that defines the aims, activities and outcomes of the organisation at a high level. Developed following a process of extensive engagement with...

    Publication (PDF, 1 MB)

  • Published: 16 February 2021

    HRB Strategy 2021-2025: Health research - making an impact

    The HRB Strategy 2021–2025, Health research - making an impact, is a five-year strategic plan that defines the aims, activities and outcomes of the organisation at a high level. Developed following a process of extensive engagement with stakeholders, together with input from an International Expert...

    Publication (PDF, 3 MB)

  • Published: 07 August 2020

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2019

    Contents include: Chairperson and Chief Executive's report; Snapshot of HRB activities during 2019; Key deliverables in line with HRB strategy 2016 - 2020; and Appendices. 

    The Corporate Governance and Financial Statements were published in a Part 2 on 28 December 2020 following approval of the financial...

    Publication (PDF, 2 MB)

  • Published: 19 December 2019

    Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals Census 2019. Main Findings

    This report presents findings from the tenth national psychiatric census of patients in psychiatric units and hospitals, the latest in a series of censuses first carried out in 1963. The census is a count of all patients resident in psychiatric units and hospitals operating within the provisions of the Mental Health Act...

    Publication (PDF, 530 KB) Infographic (PDF, 431 KB)

  • Published: 17 December 2019

    Outputs, outcomes and emerging impacts

    Outputs, outcomes and emerging impacts: Results from HRB awards completed in 2016/2017

    This report presents a snapshot of, and provides trend analysis over 10 years for, the outputs, outcomes and some emerging impacts from 187 HRB awards (combined value of €47.2 million) that completed in 2016 and...

    Publication (PDF, 5 MB)

  • Published: 28 November 2019

    An evaluation of HRB investment in health research leaders

    Since 2004, the HRB has invested €37.9 million to support the development of leaders in research in both the academic and clinical environments through the Research Leader Awards in Population Health and Health Services Research (RLA in PHHSR) and the Clinician Scientist Awards (CSA).

    This evaluation was conducted by...

    Publication (PDF, 1 MB)

  • Published: 29 August 2019

    Review of clinical research infrastructure in Ireland

    This report presents the outcomes of a review of HRB’s investment in clinical research infrastructures in Ireland conducted in 2018. The aim of the review was to generate appropriate evidence on current strengths, synergies, gaps, duplications and needs in Ireland's clinical research infrastructures, either those funded...

    Publication (PDF, 5 MB)

  • Published: 19 August 2019

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2018

    Contents include: Chairperson and Chief Executive's report; Snapshot of HRB activities during 2018; Key deliverables in line with HRB strategy 2016 - 2020; and Appendices.

    The Corporate Governance and Financial Statements were published in a Part 2 on 14 January 2020 following approval of the financial statements by...

    Publication (PDF, 1 MB)

  • Published: 10 September 2018

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2017

    Contents include Interim Chief Executive's report; Snapshot of HRB activities during 2017; Key deliverables in line with HRB strategy 2016 - 2020; and Appendices. Part two, contains the full audited accounts, and was published on 20 May 2019 following approval of same by the Office of the Comptroller and Auditor General,...

    Publication (PDF, 2 MB)

  • Published: 29 June 2017

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2016

    Contents

    • Chairman and Chief Executive Overview
    • Snapshot of HRB activities during 2016
    • Key deliverables in line with HRB strategy 2016 - 2020
    • Corporate Governance
    • Extract from the Financial Statements
    • Appendix A – List of HRB publications in...

      Publication (PDF, 2 MB)

  • Published: 07 April 2017

    Outputs and outcomes of HRB awards completed in 2014 and 2015

    This report presents an analysis of the outputs, outcomes and some emerging impacts across a range of evaluation metrics and indicators, arising from 198 HRB grants (combined value of €55 million) that completed in 2014 and 2015. The analysis presented is a snapshot at the point of end-of-grant (EOG). Further outputs,...

    Publication (PDF, 3 MB)

  • Published: 20 December 2016

    Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals Census 2016. Main Findings

    This report presents findings from the ninth national psychiatric census of patients in psychiatric units and hospitals, the latest in a series of censuses first carried out in 1963. The census is a count of all patients resident in psychiatric units and hospitals operating within the provisions of the Mental Health Act...

    Publication (PDF, 211 KB)

  • Published: 27 June 2016

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2015

    Contents

    • Chairman and Chief Executive Overview
    • Snapshot of Outputs and Impact
    • Corporate Governance
    • Extract from the Financial Statements
    • Appendix A - List of HRB publications in 2015
    • Appendix B - HRB awards made in 2015 to Host...

      Publication (PDF, 2 MB)

  • Published: 19 January 2016

    HRB Strategy 2016-2020

    HRB Strategy 2016–2020 is a five-year strategic plan that defines the aims, activities and outcomes of the organisation at a high level.

    Table of contents.

    1. Introduction
    2. The importance of health research
    3. Scope of the HRB’s strategy
    4. What we will do
    5. Strategy...

      Publication (PDF, 804 KB)

  • Published: 15 December 2015

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2014

    Contents

    • Chairman and Chief Executive Overview
    • Snapshot of Outputs and Impact
    • Corporate Governance
    • Extract from the Financial Statements
    • Appendix A - List of HRB publications in 2014
    • Appendix B - List of HRB awards made in 2014
    • ...

      Publication (PDF, 1 MB)

  • Published: 28 January 2015

    Outputs and outcomes of HRB awards completed in 2012 and 2013

    This report presents an analysis of 134 HRB grants (combined spend of €44 million) that completed in 2012 and 2013. It provides an overview of the initial outputs and some outcomes arising from these grants across a range of metrics and indicators. An important proviso in considering this report is that the...

    Publication (PDF, 2 MB)

  • Published: 16 December 2014

    Health Research Board Annual Report 2013

    Contents

    • HRB 2013 at a glance
    • Chairman's statement
    • Research Strategy and Funding
    • Health Information and Evidence
    • Corporate Operations
    • Extract from the Financial Statements
    • List of HRB publications in 2013
    • List of HRB awards...

      Publication (PDF, 2 MB)

  • Published: 28 April 2014

    Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals Census 2013

    This report presents data on all patients resident in psychiatric units and hospitals operating within the provisions of the Mental Health Act 2001 (Department of Health and Children 2001) at midnight on 31 March 2013. It is the eighth national psychiatric census of patients in psychiatric units and hospitals.

    ...

    Publication (PDF, 1 MB)

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