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Head of NJRO honoured on International Women’s Day

The Newcastle Joint Research Office (NJRO) is thrilled to announce that Angela Topping Head of NJRO was honoured on International Women’s Day 8th March, 2020 by the Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA) and N8 Research Partnership, who shone the spotlight on women across the North of England doing amazing things within the field of innovation.

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International Sarcopenia Translational Research Conference (ISTRC) 2020

The International Sarcopenia Translational Research Conference will be held on 11-12 June 2020 in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

Sarcopenia is a growing area of clinical and research activity, and the need for more widespread diagnosis and development of treatment options is pressing. Translational research is key to these aims.  Great strides are being made in our scientific understanding of sarcopenia and muscle health, and the challenge now is to translate these advances into better care and better treatments for older people.

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NIHR Applied Research Collaboration North East & North Cumbria Open Funding Competition 2020

To achieve our vision of ‘Better, fairer health and care at all ages and in all places’, the NIHR ARC NENC is pleased to invite original and high quality research proposals focussed upon regional health and care priorities. These should aim to improve health and social care outcomes in those communities and sectors facing the greatest challenges and generate original research outputs.

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