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Keynote speaker announced
We’re delighted to announce the opening keynote of Pioneering Partnerships 2019: Putting Patients First Conference will be delivered by Wendy Mitchell, who was diagnosed with young-onset Alzheimer's disease at 58 and has taken part in vital research.
Our quarterly impact
Do you know what AMRC has accomplished over the past three months? You can find out in our new and improved three-page Quarterly Impact Report.
Guidance on digital health
Two weeks ago, at Delving into Digital, we launched three new pieces of guidance on digital health. These documents are living and we want to give you the opportunity to incorporate your feedback into future iterations.
Register for an AMRC event now!
New AMRC position statement on Open Access
Yesterday we published a new position statement on Open Access, which indicates AMRC’s support for the new publishing initiatives Plan S and DORA and encourages our members to explore whether they are in a position to sign up to them
NHSX starts to take shape with further details announced
NHSX will be launched in July with Matthew Gould as its CEO, a former government director for cyber security who is currently the Director General for Digital and Media at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.
What's on? Other events in medical research
New Halloween deadline for Brexit
Following the Prime Minister’s request for an extension to Article 50, the European Council has granted a long, flexible Brexit delay with a deadline on 31 October. The extension has some conditions, such as an expression of good faith on the UK’s behalf.
Autistica collaborates on citizen science project
Autistica is working with The Alan Turing Institute and the autism community to create an online platform where autistic people, family members and carers can share how sensory processing affects their daily life.  
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WHO releases first guideline on digital health interventions
The World Health Organisation released new recommendations on 10 ways that countries can use digital health technology, accessible via mobile phones, tablets and computers, to improve people’s health and essential services.
MInd the Gap! New ways of funding
On 4 July this workshop will explore the development of new investment vehicles that use charity financial and non-financial assets to support research, as well as examine novel partnerships and approaches to co-funding research.
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