The RItrain project will be holding a workshop for the research infrastructure (RI) community from 20 to 21 November 2019 in Brussels, Belgium.
The Clinical Research Facility at St James’s Hospital and the Trinity Centre for Practice & Healthcare Innovation (TCPHI), Trinity College Dublin, in collaboration with the HRB Trials Methodology Research Network (HRB-TMRN), will host a two-day Winter School focusing specifically on issues relevant to conducting trials of digital health interventions.
The next meeting of the CORBEL Medical Infrastructure Users Forum (MIUF) will be held on 6 December 2019 in Brussels. The main topics will be the progress made so far in building a collaborative framework between medical research communities and pan-European Research Infrastructures, and how to get ready for the future European Open Science Cloud. In particular, the meeting will explore the ways in which the MIUF's work can be continued in the 'EOSC-Life' project (in which ECRIN is also involved).
The HRB-TMRN (Health Research Board-Trial Methodology Research Network) is delighted to welcome some of the world’s leading experts in trial methodology to Malahide, Dublin on December 6th, 2019, for its 5th Trial Methodology Symposium. The theme for this year’s event is 'Clinical Trial Design – partnering pragmatism with complexity to achieve excellence'.
The RISCAPE project will be holding its final meeting on 9 December in Brussels, during which the Landscape Analysis Report will be presented.
The Report is the main result of the RISCAPE project. It analyses the position and complementarities of the major European research infrastructures (RIs) in the international RI landscape, by research area.
All 'ESFRI' fields are considered: Energy, Environment, Health & Food, Physical Sciences & Engineering, Social and Cultural Innovation and e-infrastructures.
The EOSC-Life project will be organising several thematic workshops, the first of which will be on pseudo-anonymisation of health data. This event will be held with project partners in Paris from 22 to 22 January 2020.
Webinar with Dr Brennan Kahan, lecturer in medical statistics and the pragmatic clinical trials unit, Queen Mary University of London.
The European Patients’ Forum (EPF) is pleased to announce that registration for the first patient community-driven Congress is officially open. This unique event will take place from 12 to 14 November 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel – Le Palace, set in a prime location in the heart of Brussels, Belgium. You may now register via this link.
ECRIN's Director General, Jacques Demotes, will participate in 'Szentágothai Day' in Pécs, Hungary on 11 November 2019.
For the full agenda, see below.
The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) is organising a Rare Diseases Research Info Day and International Networking Event on 7 November 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey, at Sabancı University Nanotechnology Research and Application Center (SUNUM).
TUBITAK has committed ~1,5 M Euro for the European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (EJP-RD) 2020 Call to support research partners from Turkey in the funded projects.