Tuesday, 13 February 2018

WORKSHOP: First Steps (in research and evaluation)

Our colleagues from the CAHPR Cheshire and Merseyside hub are hosting their next research event on Tuesday, 13th March, 2018.

This workshop aims to provide guidance and support for staff who may be interested in finding out more about how to carry out research or an evaluation.

AHPs from across the North West region are welcome to attend.

For more information please click here.

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

EVENT: North West Stroke Conference 2018



The North West Stroke Conference 2018 will take place on 25th June at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in Preston.

The event is a joint collaboration between the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) North West, the National Stroke Nursing Forum (NSNF) and UCLan.

For further information please email the Research Support Team at UCLan's Faculty of Health and Wellbeing.

Friday, 19 January 2018

Chief Allied Health Professions Officer's Conference 2018

Details of the fourth annual Chief Allied Health Professions Officer's Conference have been announced.

The event is scheduled to take place at the Park Plaza Victoria London on Wednesday, 20th June (9.30am - 5.00pm).

Focusing on innovations in digital, leadership and integration, the event will also include a celebration of the 70th birthday of the NHS.

There will be an opportunity to hear from keynote speakers on what the future may hold and how people can collectively influence this.

The breakout sessions will focus on the commitments made by #AHPsintoAction and will share practice from across different professions, sectors and the country.

For further details, please click here.

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

CWP announces details of annual research event

Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has confirmed details of its annual research event on Wednesday, 31st January, 2018.

The Trust, and NHS West Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group, have active and diverse research portfolios and the aim of this event is to celebrate ongoing and completed research and to highlight achievements by staff and research partners.

The session will feature a series of brief presentations which will cover a wide range of topics.

Demand has been high in previous years, so please email Phil Elliott as soon as possible to book your place.

Please click here to find out more about the event.

Thursday, 4 January 2018

AHP First Contact Practitioner Roles - 'The Art of the Possible'



The North West AHP Network (NWAHP) and the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) will be holding a joint event to promote and support AHP first contact roles

This will showcase first contact examples from across allied health professions, explore the new Advanced Clinical Practice framework and explain the new Level 7 module funded by the NWAHP and designed and delivered by UCLan next year.

This module is designed to support development of AHP First Contact practitioners and will be funded for relevant AHP professionals across the North West starting in Spring 2018.

The event will also be an opportunity to network across professions and work together to share knowledge, explore and develop potential new roles.

Workshops will help individuals to identify barriers and enablers to service redesign and develop local action plans for workforce transformation.

The event will take place at Brockholes Conference Centre, Preston, on Thursday, 1st February.

For more information please click here.