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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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Submit a Question

Submit a Question

Have you got a clinical uncertainty or research question that needs answering?
We could help develop it further.

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Dr Nick Axford appointed as Associate Professor

Dr Nick Axford appointed as Associate Professor

21 April 2017

Dr Nick Axford joins PenCLAHRC this week as Associate Professor in Health Services and will...

Want to stay mentally healthy in older age? Stimulate your brain in early life

Want to stay mentally healthy in older age? Stimulate your brain in early life

20 April 2017

Stimulating the brain by taking on leadership roles at work or staying on in education...

Job Opportunity - Trial Manager

Job Opportunity - Trial Manager

10 April 2017

The University of Exeter Medical School is seeking a Trial Manager to take a lead...

Events View all

May
03

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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May
09

Searching and Review Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters (Room 2.35)

These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC Evidence Synthesis Team to manage and respond...
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May
09

PPI Advice Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters room 1.22

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