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NIHR Public Health Research programme - Public Health Intervention Responsive Studies Team call

  Tuesday, 05 May 2020 | Funding Deadline

The Public Health Research Programme are accepting Expressions of Interest from Local Government for research ideas for the Public Health Intervention Responsive Studies Teams (PHIRST). The purpose of this call is to identify and prioritise local authority initiatives which have the potential to impact on health, and which require research input.

The following initiatives will be prioritised:

  • Those that are likely to lead to important impacts on population health
  • Those that are likely to be widely generalisable
  • If there is an identified need for the initiative
  • If the initiative is readily evaluable
  • Where the source of the initiative funding is identified and preferably secured
  • Where research will provide timely evidence to underpin policy or practice


Find out more here

Deadline for proposals: 1pm