First update on implementation of the Restart Framework
In May, the NIHR published a framework for restarting research paused due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Since then, good progress has been made in terms of assessments taking place and paused research being restarted. Read more
UK recruits first patient into global Novartis Covid-19 study
The UK was the first country to enroll a patient into a global Covid-19 study run by Novartis, beating the USA, Spain, France, Italy and Germany. Read more
Industry partnership aims to tackle key areas of health research The NIHR is looking to work with industry to increase the number of researchers and clinical academics equipped with key skills. Pfizer UK is already co-funding NIHR Doctoral and Advanced fellowships with a focus on research in alopecia areata, chronic pain and atopic dermatitis. Find out how you can get involved.