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Learning, Knowing, Doing (LKD) seminar series

The LKD seminar series, convened by Dr Mark Pearson and Dr Iain Lang, is aimed at those with an interest in applying, developing, and learning from research to investigate implementation and knowledge mobilisation.

We hold bi-monthly seminars with invited speakers to encourage debate and networking between a wide range of professionals and service users. For details of upcoming seminars please visit the events page.

Click on the links below to download resources from previous seminars. 

Date Seminar title Speaker
24/01/2017 Implementation Science 2.0 - Show Me The Evidence Bianca Albers (Australian Centre for Evidence and Implementation)
09/01/2017 Where are the stakeholders in implementation science? Annette Boaz
(Centre for Health and Social Care Research, St George's University of London and Kingston University)
01/12/2016 New technologies for patient safety: unpacking the black box of implementation challenges and opportunities Nicola Mackintosh
(King’s College London)
07/11/2016 The art and science of non-evaluation evaluation Lorelei Jones
(University College London)
03/05/2016 Improving the quality of care: Using Quality Improvement methodology in healthcare Rob Bethune (Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital)
Rosie Benneyworth (South West Academic Health Science Network)
13/01/2016 Patterns of GP prescribing behaviour: Insights into GPs’ adoption of innovations Philip Stern
(University of Exeter)
10/12/2015 Whose, what, how and why? A simple guide to knowledge mobilisation Vicky Ward
(University of Leeds)
03/11/2015 Thinking with your hands: Participatory design and creative practices as knowledge co-creation Joe Langley
(Sheffield Hallam University)
21/09/2015 Evidence-based policy-making and the art of commissioning: what researchers need to know to make a difference Lesley Wye
(University of Bristol)


Upcoming Events


LKD Seminar: Staging evidence: the...

Room 2.13, South Cloisters, St Luke's campus, Exeter

Learning, Knowing, Doing Series Seminar Speaker: Kate Beckett, University of the West of England, Bristol Kate’s background...
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LKD Seminar: The art of...

Room 3.06, South Cloisters, St Luke’s Campus, Exeter and video-conferenced to F083 Knowledge Spa Truro

Learning, Knowing, Doing Series Seminar Speaker:  Dr Roman Kislov, Senior Research Fellow in the University of...
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Plymouth researchers are recruiting local smokers to major national study looking at reducing cigarette consumption

05 March 2018

A £1.8m study funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is looking for...
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Investigating the association between chronic heavy drinking and dementia

22 February 2018

PenCLAHRC researcher, Dr Iain Lang, has commented on a new study published in The Lancet Public...
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Partner In Focus - South West Academic Health Science Network

17 January 2018

As a partnership of NHS Trusts across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset, plus the Universities of...
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Research Projects

How can schools best support parents' engagement in their children's learning?

Theme: Evidence for Policy and Practice

This project aims to address how schools can best engage parents in their children’s learning....
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What are the effects of 'robopets' on the health and wellbeing of residents in care homes? A systematic review of qualitative and quantitative evidence

Theme: Mental Health & Dementia

A systematic review that aims to create a state-of-knowledge synthesis on the impact of robopet-human...
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Research Projects