Our 32nd Annual General Meeting
With only a few weeks until Christmas we invited all our members for a glass of mulled wine, some mince pies and a chat about AMRC’s biggest achievements over the last year.
Life Sciences Sector Deal 2 published
Last week, Government published the second Life Sciences Sector Deal as part of their overarching Industrial Strategy. AMRC’s work on patient registries is included.
Update on government Brexit no-deal guidance
Last Friday, a letter from Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock MP was sent to NHS staff to reassure them about the Government’s contingency preparations for a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Impact of patient and public involvement
A BMJ research article adds weight to the case for patient and public involvement in clinical trials, indicating that it is likely to improve enrolment of participants, especially if it includes people with lived experience of the health condition under study.
Cancer Research UK and AstraZeneca collaboration
Cancer Research UK and AstraZeneca have announced that they are opening a new centre in Cambridge dedicated to realising the full potential of functional genomics in the discovery and development of new drugs for patients with cancer.
What do you think about the ABPI Code of Practice?
The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (the ABPI) want to find out what people know and think about the Code of Practice for the pharmaceutical industry. They're asking stakeholders to take part in their 15 minute survey.
Policy and Public Affairs: An introductory toolkit
This workshop is aimed at those new to, or simply confused by, the world of policy & public affairs. The one day workshop will provide a broad and clear introductory level understanding of how policy and public affairs works in the medical research sector.
107 Grayâ€™s Inn Road, London WC1X 8TZ
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