Wednesday, 26 March 2014

AHPRN event - March 2014

The recent Research skills workshop event held by The Cumbria and Lancashire Allied Health Professions Research Network (AHPRN) at the University of Cumbria proved to be a great success.

Guest speaker Helen Baxter, Director of Tessellates Innovation Ltd, has kindly provided her presentation slides to share. Please click here to view.

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

Physiotherapy UK Conference 2014 - early bird rates

Hub leaders and AHPRN members can get a 10% discounted price for the upcoming Physiotherapy UK Conference 2014 by using code: AHPR4952.

This is in addition to the early bird offer of two days for the price of one for bookings made on or before May 16.

Please click here for full conference and booking details.

Thursday, 13 March 2014

Scientific Panel recruitment

The CSP Charitable Trust Scientific Panel is currently looking for new members.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced researcher to become experienced in funding panel work.

If you are interested please click here and see whether you meet the requirements. Any queries please contact Jade Donovan

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

Let's Talk Research

Registration is now open for the NHS R&D Conference 'Let's Talk Research' on 24th & 25th September 2014 at Reebok Stadium, Bolton.

This major regional conference will provide health and social care professionals with an opportunity to increase their understanding of the research landscape within the North West, hear from some of our leading researchers and share best practice in cultivating cultures of research and innovation in clinical teams.

Confirmed keynote speakers:
  • Clare Matterson - Director of Medical Humanities and Public Engagement at the Wellcome Trust
  • Prof. Margaret Whitehead W.H. Duncan Chair of Public Health at Liverpool and Head of WHO Collaboration Centre for Policy Research on the Social Determinants of Health
  • Dr Nicki Latham Chief Operating Officer Health Education England & Executive Lead for Research
Confirmed workshops:
  • North West Coast & Greater Manchester Academic Health Science Network
  • North West Coast & Greater Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research & Care
  • NIHR Trainee Co-ordinating Centre
  • North West Research Design Service
  • North West People in Research Forum
Please can we remind you that abstract submission is now open with a closing deadline of 5pm on Monday 31st March. Abstracts are invited that:
  • Present findings of completed clinically focused research projects which may have been undertaken as part of a Master's or PhD or as part of clinical practice
  • Present work undertaken within organisations or teams within the NHS to promote a culture of research and innovation.
Don't miss out on this opportunity to be part of a major regional conference. For full details please click here.

Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Funded PhD opportunity for physio/biomechanics in Cerebral Palsy

Please click here for more details on this funded PhD opportunity supported by Alder Hey Children's Hospital and Liverpool John Moores University.