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HRA releases six eLearning modules

October 5th, 2017

We have developed six new eLearning modules as an aid for researchers, R&D staff, study sponsors, research ethics committee members and the wider research community.

The modules are relevant to all four nations of the UK and cover key areas of research regulation, helping to protect and promote the interests of patients and the public in health and care research.

Read the full article here.

Single IRAS form to replace separate ethics and R&D application forms on a UK-wide basis

From the 28th June 2017 a combined IRAS form that merges REC and R&D forms will be used across the UK.

Cardiff and Vale stroke specialist shortage concern

Concerns have been raised after “game-changing” treatment for stroke patients in south Wales was stopped because of a shortage of specialists.