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CLAHRC EoE Researchers receive NIHR Senior Investigator award

Congratulations to Professor Claire Goodman and Professor Simon Baron-Cohen! We are very pleased to announce that two CLAHRC EoE researchers have received an NIHR Senior Investigator Awards, in the ninth round of the competition: Professor Claire Goodman – Claire is Professor of Health Care Research at the Centre for Research in Primary and […]

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Older care-home residents and the impact of research activity: A blog from the RReACH Seminar

“You must get our opinion because it’s very easy to assume”:  Older care-home residents and the impact of research activity A blog from the RReACH Seminar, 10 February 2016 In February, the CLAHRC-funded study, Residents Research-Active in Care Homes (RReACH), presented its experiences of collaborating with older care-home residents in […]

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Five Year Forward View for Mental Health Report

Five Year Forward View for Mental Health – A report from the independent Mental Health Taskforce to the NHS in England This independent report from the Mental Health Taskforce sets out the start of a ten year journey for that transformation, commissioned by Simon Stevens on behalf of the NHS. […]

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‘Older care-home residents can be successfully involved in the research process’ – findings from a systematic review

Older care-home residents as collaborators or advisors in research: a systematic review As part of the CLAHRC EoE funded study Residents Research-Active in Care Homes (RReACH), Tamaara Backhouse and a team of researchers at the School of Health Sciences, UEA have recently published their systematic review in the journal ‘Age and Ageing’. The […]

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NICE guideline on Disability, dementia and frailty in later life

NICE have published their guideline on “Disability, dementia and frailty in later life – mid-life approaches to prevention”. This guideline covers mid-life approaches to delay or prevent the onset of dementia, disability and frailty in later life, and aims to increase the amount of time that people can be independent, healthy […]

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Understanding PPI in research with older people living in residential settings

Project title: Understanding PPI in older people’s research – how best to enable meaningful PPI in research with older people living in residential settings (RREACH) Type of research: Health services research incorporating systematic review and focus groups. Background & Scientific Rationale: There is increasing recognition of the importance of research […]

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Research into Older people with Dementia and their carers use of Emergency ambulance Services (RODES).

Project title: Research into Older people with Dementia and their carers use of Emergency ambulance Services (RODES). Type of research: Complex evaluation: development grant to progressively refine the design before embarking on a full scale intervention design and evaluation. Background & strength of scientific evidence: Care for older people with […]