NHS: Service Delivery and Organisation R&D Programme

Deadline: 02/10/2002
September 29, 2003

The NHS Service Delivery and Organisation (SDO) Research and Development Programme is a national R & D programme that has been established to consolidate and develop the evidence base on the organisation, management and delivery of health care services.

The SDO Programme is now inviting proposals to conduct the following primary research project under the theme of access to health care: What are the organisational factors that influence waiting times in A&E Departments and what mechanisms are available to improve waiting times?

The NHS are seeking full proposals from interested researchers with a track record of work in this field to undertake empirical research to investigate factors which affect waiting times in A&E departments. The funding available for this primary research topic is up to £200,000. One project is likely to be funded, which should start no later than March 2003 and take no longer than two years to complete.

Details here
Contact: Kate Thomas - Commissioning Manager
Address: NCCSDO
LSHTM
99 Gower Street
London
WC1E 6AZ
Telephone: 020 7612 7981
Email: Kate.Thomas@lshtm.ac.uk

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments

Most Commented

James Fryer illustration (27 July 2017)

It is not Luddism to be cautious about destroying an academic publishing industry that has served us well, says Marilyn Deegan

Jeffrey Beall, associate professor and librarian at the University of Colorado Denver

Creator of controversial predatory journals blacklist says some peers are failing to warn of dangers of disreputable publishers

Hand squeezing stress ball
Working 55 hours per week, the loss of research periods, slashed pensions, increased bureaucracy, tiny budgets and declining standards have finally forced Michael Edwards out
Kayaker and jet skiiers

Nazima Kadir’s social circle reveals a range of alternative careers for would-be scholars, and often with better rewards than academia

hole in ground

‘Drastic action’ required to fix multibillion-pound shortfall in Universities Superannuation Scheme, expert warns