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Wednesday Lunchtime Seminars

Wednesday Lunchtime Seminars These seminars take place in term time only, in the Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, 15 Chaucer Rd, Cambridge, CB2 7EF. All are welcome to attend and there is no need to pre-register, just come early enough to report to Reception […]

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A new Q Lab project in partnership with Mind

A new Q Lab project in partnership with Mind The Q Improvement Lab – an initiative led by the Health Foundation and supported by NHS Improvement – is developing new approaches to making progress on health and care challenges. Working on a single challenge for 12 months, it brings together […]

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UK Malnutrition Awareness Week

UK Malnutrition Awareness Week The first ever UK Malnutrition Awareness Week will be taking place form 1st – 5th of October 2018. Staff from the Centre for Research in Public Health and Community Care (CRIPACC) and students from the University of Hertfordshire will be working in a number of community […]

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Policy Research Programme call for applications

Policy Research Programme call for applications A new NIHR Policy Research Programme (PRP) call is open. The programme invites applications on two topics: Infectious Disease Dynamic Modelling in Health Protection Health Inequalities Research Initiative. Infectious Disease Dynamic Modelling in Health Protection The call will address two key areas: A stream […]

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Cross CLAHRC Collaboration Report

Cross CLAHRC Collaboration Report Whilst all 13 CLAHRCs have clear individual programmes of activity to contribute to the overall NIHR vision ‘to improve the health and wealth of the nation through research’, they have also worked together extensively. This report identifies and explores the breadth and scope of this cross-CLAHRC […]

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Patient Experience in England Report

Patient Experience in England Report NHS strategies, from the Five Year Forward View down, state that an understanding of patient experience is central to development of “person-centred” services. However, the 2018 Patient Experience in England report shows that staff teams across the NHS continue to struggle to make sense of […]

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Podcast: The role of pragmatic clinical trials

Podcast: The role of pragmatic clinical trials The importance of pragmatic trials (trials designed primarily to help policy makers, decision makers, and practitioners choose between care options) has become more widely recognised over recent years. In this NIHR podcast, Professor Sandra Eldridge, Professor of Biostatistics and Associate Dean for Strategic […]

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