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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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  • MBE for physiotherapist and researcher

    PenCLAHRC Senior Research Fellow and physiotherapist Dr Vicki Goodwin has been honoured with an MBE. Find out more.
  • Policing partnership brings lasting impact

    Our research partnership with Devon and Cornwall Police is enhancing evidence-based practice in policing. Read more.
  • Our research and impact

    Find out how PenCLAHRC research projects are benefitting healthcare in our multimedia case studies
  • Patient and Public Involvement in research

    Members of the public are helping to boost the impact of PenCLAHRC research. Find out more.
  • Outcome of research prioritisation round 2016/17

    Find out about our latest round of research prioritisation and the questions ranked highest by our regional partners.

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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News View all

Impact of wobbly bridges and sky-scrapers on human health to be tested in new government-funded research centre

Impact of wobbly bridges and sky-scrapers on human health to be tested in new government-funded research centre

21 March 2017

The impact of vibrations from very tall buildings, wobbly bridges and floors on people’s health...

Outcome of research prioritisation round 2016/17

Outcome of research prioritisation round 2016/17

20 March 2017

The research prioritisation process has been running since PenCLAHRC first formed in 2008 and is...

Policing research partnership brings lasting impact

Policing research partnership brings lasting impact

17 March 2017

A collaborative study between the University of Exeter and Devon and Cornwall Police has fostered...

Events View all

Mar
30

PenCLAHRC Health Service Modelling Associates...

G18 Medical School Building - St Lukes Campus - Exeter EX1 1TE

This event is being arranged by the PenCHORD team to showcase the work of the...
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Apr
05

PPI Advice Clinic

Plymouth, ITTC Building (PL6 8BX)

Whatever your query, from finding out more about Patient and Public Involvement to creating a PPI...
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Apr
11

PPI Advice Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters room 1.21

Whatever your query, from finding out more about Patient and Public Involvement to creating a PPI...
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