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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
     
  • 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
     
  • people in a queue

    PenCHORD project slashes waiting times

    Our operational research team, PenCHORD, have teamed up with the Devon Partnership Trust to reduce waiting times for mental health assessments. 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 - Communications Assistant

Job opportunity - Communications Assistant

11 August 2016

We are seeking to appoint a Communications Assistant who will make a significant contribution to...

Job opportunity - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Health Services Research

Job opportunity - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Health Services Research

11 August 2016

We are looking to recruit a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to support the work of PenCLAHRC,...

 High praise for PenCHORD project

High praise for PenCHORD project

10 August 2016

PenCLAHRC’s operational research team, PenCHORD, have recently completed a project, which looks at the mapping...

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Aug
31

Making Sense of Evidence and...

John Bull Building - Plymouth

Workshop: Making Sense of Evidence & Focusing Uncertainties On the 31st August 2016 we are running...
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Sep
01

The 9th International Congress of...

XFi Building, Streatham Campus, University of Exeter

Sustainable Psychotherapies for the 21st Century Thursday 1st and Friday 2nd September Pre-congress workshop Wednesday 31st August This...
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Sep
08

Searching and Review Clinic

ITTC Building, Plymouth Science Park (Room N14)

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