The British Paediatric Surveillance Unit (BPSU) at the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health is pleased to announce that we are once again inviting applications for the Sir Peter Tizard Research Bursary 2014-15. The BPSU facilitates epidemiological research into rare childhood diseases and conditions. The Tizard Bursary offers a spot of the BPSU reporting cards worth £12,500 and a £1,000 stipend for training purposes. The bursary is open to paediatric trainees and newly qualified consultants wishing to undertake an epidemiological research study into a rare disease or condition that affects children and addresses a question of clinical or public health importance. The bursary may be of interest to some of your members. More details on the bursary can be found at www.rcpch.ac.uk/bpsu/bursary
To be eligible for the bursary applicants must be:
The closing date for applications is Friday 17th October 2014.