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PenCLAHRC Annual Reports 

We report to our funder, the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), on a yearly basis about outputs, impacts, project activity and progress against our over-arching aims and objectives.


PenCLAHRC Annual Report 2015/16

You can view copies of the Annual Report for 1 April 2015 - 31 March 2016 below:

View copies of the Annual Report, along with five Case Studies, below:
  PenCLAHRC Annual Report 2015/16
Case Study Cancer Diagnosis
Case Study Managing Blood Pressure
Case Study Reducing Avoidable Acute Paediatric Admissions
Case Study Person Centred Coordinated Care (PCCC)
Case Study Stroke Programme


PenCLAHRC Annual Report 2014/15

You can view copies of the Annual Report for 1 April 2014 - 31 March 2015 below:
  PenCLAHRC Annual Report 2014/15
Case Study Evaluation of Bay6 inpatient homelessness service
Case Study Offender Mental Health research
Case Study Stroke Pathways operational modelling project
Case Study Patient-Initiated Clinics project
Case Study Healthy Lifestyles (HeLP) project


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LKD Seminar: The art of...

Room 3.06, South Cloisters, St Luke’s Campus, Exeter and video-conferenced to F083 KSpa, Truro and MR10 JBB, Plymouth

Learning, Knowing, Doing Series Seminar Speaker:  Dr Roman Kislov, Senior Research Fellow in the University of...
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Improving health care pathways for patients with chronic conditions

05 April 2018

PenCLAHRC Senior Research Fellow, Dr Helen Lloyd, has spoken to the BBC about the impacts...
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Partner in Focus - Devon Partnership NHS Trust

29 March 2018

As a partnership of NHS Trusts across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset, plus the Universities of...
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Does brain function really decline after hip and knee surgery?

28 March 2018

A new study due to launch in the South West aims to explore if brain...
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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