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Folk.us Folk.us works to support and develop patient, service user and carer involvement in health and social care research activities to ensure that those who use services and those who care for those who use services inform and guide research at all stages
INVOLVE INVOLVE is a national advisory group that supports greater public involvement in NHS, public health and social care research
James Lind Alliance The James Lind Alliance (JLA) is a non-profit making initiative that brings patients, carers and clinicians together to identify and prioritise the top 10 uncertainties, or 'unanswered questions', about the effects of treatments that they agree are most important
Primary Care Research Network South West The Primary Care Research Network (PCRN)  works to develop the evidence base to inform the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of illness and disease in primary care
Research Design Services
South West
The RDS provides help for people preparing research proposals for submission to peer-reviewed funding competitions for applied health or social care research
The Association of Medical
Research Charities
The Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) is a membership organisation of the leading medical and health research charities in the UK
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The goal of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is to create a health research system in which the NHS supports outstanding individuals, working in world class facilities, conducting leading edge research focused on the needs of patients and the public

 

Upcoming Events

Jun
29

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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Jul
13

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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News

Starting school young can put child wellbeing at risk

22 June 2017

New research, supported by PenCLAHRC, has shown that the youngest pupils in each school year...
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Carers speak about helping to shape research and education

16 June 2017

Carers have spoken about the value of sharing their experiences with students and researchers at...
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Older adults under-referred for mental health therapies

06 June 2017

A large research study from the Universities of Plymouth and Exeter, supported by PenCLAHRC, has...
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News

Research Projects

PenCHORD: Modelling the optimal size of Derriford Ambulatory Care Unit (ACU)

Theme: Evidence for Policy and Practice

Providing modelling evidence of the optimal size for an expanded Ambulatory Care Unit (ACU) at...
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PenCHORD - Torbay and South Devon stroke care

Theme: Evidence for Policy and Practice

PenCHORD worked with Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust to understand the resources needed...
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Research Projects