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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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  • Thousands could benefit from greater use of revolutionary stroke treatment

    Research supported by PenCLAHRC’s Dr Martin James has the potential to benefit almost 10,000 UK stroke patients a year. Find out more.
  • Triple success for ReTrain stroke project

    PenCLAHRC's Stroke Association supported ReTrain project, which investigates the effectiveness of a community-based rehabilitation programme, is celebrating three key successes. Find out more
  • PenCLAHRC training puts evidence into practice

    A series of courses designed and run by PenCLAHRC are helping to put evidence at the heart of an organisation’s decision-making process. 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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New guidance aims to fill gaps in health service research

New guidance aims to fill gaps in health service research

01 December 2016

PenCLAHRC’s Mary Hickson, Professor in Dietetics, has worked with the Association of UK University Hospitals’...

Stroke Association funding for aphasia project

Stroke Association funding for aphasia project

29 November 2016

A team of PenCLAHRC researchers have been awarded a project grant from the Stroke Association...

PenCLAHRC appoints Mental Health and Dementia theme lead and deputy

PenCLAHRC appoints Mental Health and Dementia theme lead and deputy

29 November 2016

We are pleased to announce that Professor Chris Dickens, Chair of Psychological Medicine, and Senior...

Events View all

Dec
13

PPI Advice Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters room 2.17

Patient and Public Involvement Clinics What? These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC PPI Team...
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Jan
10

PPI Advice Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters room 2.17

Patient and Public Involvement Clinics What? These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC PPI Team...
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Jan
26

PPI Advice Clinic

The University of Exeter, St Luke's campus, South Cloisters room 2.17

Patient and Public Involvement Clinics What? These clinics have been set up to help the PenCLAHRC PPI Team...
More information