NIHR Signal: Research shows education and support for GPs helps in early intervention of Psyhosis

The NIHR Dissemination Centre has written a summary of key research in the early intervention of psychotic disorders  The Liaison with Education and General Practices (LEGS) trial, part of an NIHR funded research programme, has found that a tailored education session doubled the early identification and referral of people with, […]

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A Blog by Dr Jane Still: The provision and effectiveness of clinical supervision for psychiatry trainees in a large mental health trust, Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust (NSFT)

A Blog by Dr Jane Still: The provision and effectiveness of clinical supervision for psychiatry trainees in a large mental health trust, Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust (NSFT) All trainees in Psychiatry have an approved clinical supervisor. The aim of my research was to evaluate the effectiveness of clinical supervision […]

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Impact of PPI: Completing the Feedback Cycle – a new CLAHRC EoE study

Impact of PPI: Completing the Feedback Cycle – A new CLAHRC EoE development grant has just started Researchers are required to have PPI in their projects and ask PPI representatives for comments and suggestions at various stages in the research cycle.  PPI representatives do not always receive ‘feedback’ from researchers on their […]

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CLAHRC supported Early Intervention research included in NICE Guidelines

  New NICE guidelines include CLAHRC supported research on early intervention in Psychosis  Originating under CLAHRC Cambridge and Peterborough, the research looked at the epidemiology and the heterogeneity in the incidence of psychotic disorders. The findings were translated into an online tool called PsyMaptic, and have been included in new guidelines from […]

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Multi-million Research Programme led by disabled people – call for applications

Disability Research on Independent Living and Learning (DRILL) – Call for applications for multi million research programme led by disabled people. DRILL are calling for applications to fund research and pilot projects which will find out how disabled people, and those with long term conditions can live independently. The following are invited to apply: Disabled […]

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Head of Health Research Networks, Universities UK job opportunity

Universities UK (UUK) is looking for a new Head of Health Research Networks Applications are invited for the Head of Universities UK’s Health Research Networks post. The role will be responsible for running Health Services Research UK and the NIHR CLAHRC Partnership Programme. These networks bring together the producers and users of applied health research […]

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Travelling Fellowships 2017 from Winston Churchill Memorial Trust – open to applications

Applications are now open for 2017 Travelling Fellowships funded by the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust funds fellows to investigate ground-breaking practice in other countries and return with innovative ideas for the benefit of people in the UK. In particular, they support those who would not normally be able to take time […]

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NIHR Infrastructure Training Secondment Opportunity

NIHR Infrastructure Training Secondment Opportunity The NIHR Trainees Coordinating Centre (TCC) is offering a 5 month secondment for a Senior Programme Manager. The person would be responsible for the portfolio of research training undertaken within the NIHR infrastructure. Working directly with the Workforce Senior Manager, the role will ideally be based within the NIHR TCC. However, […]

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