Advocacy In this section, you will find materials related to the HRCI work on Advocacy. We focus on increased funding for medical research in Ireland, enhanced conditions for research and access to medicines for all patients.
Research towards a healthier Ireland: HRCI Position Paper 2019 Our Latest Report, and the first under the banner of the Health Research Charities Ireland. Click to view it on screen or download it.
On November 7th MRCG and IPPOSI will partner to host a meeting on access to medicines in Ireland. The meeting is open to MRCG members and IPPOSI patient members. The meeting will focus on providing patient representatives with an opportunity to discuss recent developments in the access to medicines space in Ireland, since the IPPOSI-MRCG […]
April 2018 The National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics (NCPE) performs detailed reviews of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of new and existing drugs at the request of the Health Service Executive (HSE). In 2016, the NCPE launched the Patient Organisation Submission of Evidence process. The purpose of this process is to supplement its health technology assessment […]
MRCG Submission on the Health Information Policy Framework, submitted October 2017. While we welcome the policy framework as currently outlined, we provide below recommendations for inclusion in the final policy. Key messages• Research needs to feature more strongly in the policy and should be considered in a broad sense, to include the analysis of data to […]
November 2015 The MRCG launched a Manifesto for Medical Research in 2015 Attached Documents Manifesto for Medical Research (1.13 MB) Press Release (377 kB) MRCG Factsheet (518 kB) MRCG Election Leaflet (224 kB) In 2016, the MRCG produced an Election Leaflet which drew on the Manifesto published in 2015.