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PenCLAHRC

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) South West Peninsula - or PenCLAHRC - undertakes high-quality applied health research focused on the needs of patients and supports the translation of research evidence into practice in the NHS.

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  • Tackling the rise in ambulance call-outs

    A PenCHORD project investigates the rise in ambulance call-outs across the South West. Read more
     
  • Reduce smoking study receives NIHR funding

    A PenCLAHRC supported study has received £1.8 million of funding from the NIHR Health Technology Assessment programme (NIHR HTA). Read more.
  • PIC team at awards

    Success at Health Service Journal Award

    PenCLAHRC's Patient-Initiated Clinic (PIC) project team win at the HSJ Awards. Read more
     
  • PenPIG team

    Patient and Public Involvement in research

    Members of the public are helping to boost the impact of PenCLAHRC research. Find out more.

What We Do

Research

We are committed to supporting and conducting high-quality applied health research that addresses the real concerns of patients and clinicians across the South West.

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Capacity Building

We work across the South West to increase capacity to use and generate research evidence through the provision of a range of training opportunities for clinicians and researchers.

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Involvement

Our innovative approach to involvement seeks to embed meaningful patient and public involvement and engagement into everything we do.

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Submit a Question

Submit a Question

Have you got a clinical uncertainty or research question that needs answering?
We could help develop it further.
Deadline for 2016/17 question submission round: 26th October 2016

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Job opportunity - PenCLAHRC Associate Professor (Reader) in Health Services Research

Job opportunity - PenCLAHRC Associate Professor (Reader) in Health Services Research

30 September 2016

Based at Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, we are looking to appoint...

PenPIG member contributes to study looking at effectiveness of treatments for depression

PenPIG member contributes to study looking at effectiveness of treatments for depression

27 September 2016

A recent study showing a simple and inexpensive therapy to be equally effective at treating...

Job opportunity - PenCTU Trial Manager (TARS)

Job opportunity - PenCTU Trial Manager (TARS)

26 September 2016

The Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit (PenCTU) have a vacancy for an experienced Trial Manager/Researcher to...

Events View all

Oct
04

Making Research Relevant and Useful...

Knowledge Spa, Truro

The European Centre for Environment and Human Health (ECEHH) as part of the University Of...
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Oct
06

Searching and Review Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters (Room 1.27)

These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC Evidence Synthesis Team to manage and respond...
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Oct
06

Rapid Intervention Services Shared Learning...

Reed Hall, Streatham Campus, Exeter

You may remember us contacting you about a project on Rapid Interventions in Devon, Cornwall...
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