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Research priorities in health

Baroness Murphy

Lord Norton mentioned in a recent blog that we carry on working even when the House is in recess. This week I attended an interesting policy meeting at the Department of Health with the new Minister for Care Services Paul Burstow MP, who has taken over the Chair of the Ministerial Advisory Group on Research…

Open Access to Research

Baroness Murphy

Lady Tizzy raised a serious point of frustration reently about the payment barriers that scientific and other academic journals put up to block access to research. It’s a fascinating issue because the research publishing world is changing and almost everyone wants to see research freely available to a wide audience. But publishing peer reviewed papers…