Wednesday, 21 August 2019

North West London added to AHP Champions call for applications

The Allied Health Professionals Research Champion roles which work with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the Council for Allied Health Professions Research (CAHPR) have been extended to include North West London.

Are you passionate about AHPs being research-active and having an impact on patient care?

Do you have ideas about how we engage and support AHPs to be research-active in NHS and social care settings?

We want to add to our community of role models and research activists to champion the work of AHPs and to get more AHPs to be aware of and involved in health and social care research for the benefit of patients.

Please click here for more information and application details.

Friday, 16 August 2019

EVENT: Let's Talk Research Conference 2020

The annual NHS R&D NW Let's Talk Research Conference will be held on Thursday, 25th June, 2020, at The Monastery, Gorton.

The event will celebrate the exemplary work of early career NHS researchers that is laying the foundations for the methods and practices of the future.

It will ask us to consider what we want research and innovation in the NHS to look like in 2050 and beyond.

The conference venue is a part of the long history of monastic medicine and the Franciscan focus on giving care to the poor.

The mix of breathtaking Gothic architecture and modern renovations reminds us that the present is built on deep foundations and strong traditions and invites us to take a long view of the future of research and innovation in healthcare.

The jam-packed day aims to deliver a programme of creative content and speakers to stretch the imagination of attendees, giving them inspiration and support on how to challenge the barriers of communicating their research in innovative ways.

Please click here for further details.

Thursday, 15 August 2019

COURSE: NIHR CRN NWC Early Career Researcher Development Pathway

NIHR CRN NWC is inviting nurses, midwives and allied health professions with an interest in research to join an innovative and unique 12-month early career researcher development pathway programme.

They are looking for 25 enthusiastic and committed health care professionals, educated to degree level, who are employed by CRN NWC partner organisations within the North West Coast footprint and who can demonstrate a significant interest and commitment to health and social care research.

You will need full support from your employing organisation and agreement to two study days per month over 12 months.

For further details please click here.

Friday, 12 July 2019

COURSE: Leading a Culture of Research & Innovation

NHS R&D NW is inviting NHS middle managers (band 7 upwards) who are leading clinical teams to take part in an innovative and unique programme.

The sessions explore how to lead an effective culture of research and innovation by building leadership capacity and developing the skills and confidence to create an effective culture within their units, wards or departments.

The course consists of an initial two-day residential on September, 24/25th September, and two one-day workshops on October 24th and November 24th.

You must work in the North East and North Cumbria regions in order to attend. To find out more please click here.

Thursday, 11 July 2019

EVENT: Partnerships in clinical research across Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health

We are delighted to announce our upcoming symposium event as part of our ongoing collaboration between the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing UCLan and Hochschule für Gesundheit Bochum, Germany.

The symposium programme includes invited presentations across all NMAHP disciplines from UK and Germany, plus structured workshop activities and personalised learning.

This free event takes place in Preston on Monday, 2nd September (9.00am - 4.00pm). Please click here to book your place.