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New Director for the MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing at UCL

02 Feb 2017

The MRC is pleased to welcome Nish Chaturvedi, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, as the new Director of the MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing at UCL. The MRC National Survey of Health and Development which lies at the heart of the Unit’s work is the oldest of the British birth cohorts.

New UK-Japan medical research collaboration

02 Feb 2017

A new agreement between the UK and Japan aims to promote international medical research collaboration, by combining world-class scientific expertise to help advance human health.

Change to Skills Development Fellowship scheme

27 Jan 2017

In a new approach to promote interdisciplinarity and career flexibility, MRC Skills Development Fellowships will move to be appointed directly by participating host research organisations.