How PPI changes professionals

How PPI changes professionals People with an interest in patient and public involvement (PPI) spend a lot of time talking about definitions. There is, for example, the question of whether members of the public should be described as “patients”, “service users” or “consumers”. Another question is whether they are “involved”, […]

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Public Engagement in Research Award

Public Engagement in Research Award Blog by Dr Anna Spathis, Consultant in Palliative Medicine, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Associate Specialty Director in Palliative Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine and Dr Stephen Barclay, University Senior Lecturer in Palliative Care, University of Cambridge, Principal Investigator, Collaboration for Applied Health Research and Care East of England […]

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When are children and parents who have experienced domestic abuse ready to engage with child-centred support programmes?

When are children and parents who have experienced domestic abuse ready to engage with child-centred support programmes? Growing up in a household with domestic violence and abuse can affect children for the rest of their lives. Support programmes specifically aimed at children who have been exposed to abuse exist, but […]

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CLAHRC Fellowship 2019 Applications

Applications for the 2019 CLAHRC East of England Fellowship are now open. More information on the CLAHRC Fellowship programme can be found here. The Fellowship will start in January 2019 and end in December 2019. In preparing your application, please ensure each item listed below has been submitted by Friday 24th August 2018. […]

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Digital Health Expertise Survey

Digital Health Expertise Survey The NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure (NOCRI) is attempting to map expertise in the development and evaluation of digital health interventions and have developed a survey to explore this. If you are involved in research into digital health interventions in any way, please take the […]

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Assistant Director and Associate Professor of UCL Centre for Behaviour Change

Assistant Director and Associate Professor of UCL Centre for Behaviour Change Closing date 28th July 2018 An opening exists for the Assistant Director of University College London’s Centre for Behaviour Change (CBC) (www.ucl.ac.uk/behaviour-change) at Associate Professor grade. The post-holder should have advanced expertise in behaviour change, a strong track record […]

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CLAHRC Fellowship Evaluation

CLAHRC Fellowship Evaluation Research capacity development is a major component of CLAHRC East of England’s work. As part of this activity, CLAHRC invests in education and research skills training and has developed a Fellowship programme which is aimed at clinicians, health and social care practitioners, and managers.  The aim of the […]

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Dementias: New NICE guidelines recommend telling people about dementia research opportunities

Dementias: New NICE guidelines recommend telling people about dementia research opportunities All people with dementia should be provided with information on research studies they could participate in, according to new guidelines on best practice released by NICE. Professor John O’Brien, NIHR Specialty Lead for Dementia, was a member of the […]

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