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Authors: Jonathan Grant, Stijn Hoorens, Federico Gallo, Jonathan Cave
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Keywords: impact, economic, assisted, reproductive, technologies, demographic, assessment, population, part, policy, mix, preliminary, art
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If demography is destiny, then it appears that destiny for Europe includes a rapidly ageing population, increasing economic, social and healthcare burdens and a weakening position on the world stage. Governments are waking up to the need to address the demographic shift, but, so far, have not discovered the ideal mix for an effective population policy. This documented briefing details the results ......
Authors: Philipp Bastian Brutscher, Jonathan Cave, Jonathan Grant
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Keywords: solution, part, procurement, innovation
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This report discusses the possible role and limitations of innovation procurement as an innovation policy instrument. The report was funded by the Health Research Development Policy Research Unit of the English Department of Health.The motivation for the report is the increasing interest of policy makers in procurement as an innovation policy measure, while the gap between the policy and economics......
Authors: Elizabeth A. Mcglynn, James T. Quinlivan, Jonathan Grant, Sally Ann Law, Silvia Anton, Jonathan Cave, Robert T. Reville, Greg Ridgeway, John Godges, Laura Zakaras, Paul Steinberg
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Keywords: summer, vol, review, rand
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The cover story presents data that communities can use to improve the quality of health care at the local level. An article on Iraq enumerates the conditions that would justify a draft on behalf of the country — and the conditions that would not. An article on U.K. policy research suggests ways to improve its commissioning, management, use, evaluation, and dissemination. Nine essays on the f......
Authors: Jonathan Grant, Steven Wooding
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Keywords: research, success, understanding, grail, holy, search
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This paper considers the continuing challenges facing research funders when trying to allocate research money. It focuses on the area of research policy in mental health research funding, with a particular emphasis on funding for schizophrenia research, and provides an overview of research policy in the last 20-25 years. It then goes on to consider what approaches funders could take to build an ev......
Authors: Thed Van Leeuwen, Jonathan Grant
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Keywords: health, research, england, publications, cited, analysis, highly, bibliometric
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This paper describes a bibliometric analysis to support the process of identifying candidate Biomedical Research Centres, as part of the Department of Health’s new R&D strategy, Best Research for Best Health. It is intended to inform the potential candidates in deciding whether to submit a prequalification questionnaire as part of the Biomedical Research Centre procurement process and in......
ISBN: 0833034804, 9780833034809
Authors: Steven Wooding, Jonathan Grant
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Keywords: view, researchers, research, assessing
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The Research Assessment Exercise is used to assess the quality of, and determine core government funding for, research carried out in UK universities. In 2002 this process was reviewed (http://www.ra-review.ac.uk). This report provided evidence for the review; it describes workshops that investigated the academic community's views of research quality and attitudes towards models of assessment. Nin......
ISBN: 0833034790, 9780833034793
Authors: Steven Wooding, Jonathan Grant
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Keywords: volume, view, researchers, research, assessing
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The Research Assessment Exercise is used to assess the quality of, and determine core government funding for, research carried out in UK universities. In 2002 this process was reviewed (http://www.ra-review.ac.uk). This report provided evidence for the review; it describes workshops that investigated the academic community's views of research quality and attitudes towards models of assessment. Nin......
Authors: Molly Morgan Jones, Jonathan Grant
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Keywords: funding, landscape, review, rapid, trauma, research, complex
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At the request of the English Department of Health, a rapid review of research funding in the field of complex trauma in the UK is needed. The information gathered will feed into ongoing strategic discussions between DH and the Ministry of Defence (MoD). RAND Europe will map the research landscape in the UK, with a focus on areas of excellence and the nature of funding (public and private), conduc......
Authors: Thed Van Leeuwen, Jonathan Grant, Siobhan Ni Chonaill
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Keywords: health, research, england, publications, cited, analysis, highly, bibliometric
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This paper describes a bibliometric analysis to support the selection of candidate National Institute of Health Research Biomedical Research Centres (BRCs) and Biomedical Research Units (BRUs). It is intended to assist potential applicants in deciding whether to submit a pre-qualifying questionnaire as part of the procurement process and to inform the deliberations of the selection panel for the B......
Authors: Flavia Tsang, Jonathan Grant, Steven Wooding
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Keywords: study, feasibility, lags, time
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This paper explores the feasibility of using data from Alberta Innovate Health Solutions to study time lags between research expenditure and the eventual health benefits. It was found that existing data do not form a sufficient empirical basis.......
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