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PenCLAHRC is pleased to be able to offer a range of training opportunities for healthcare professionals across the South West.
Our Making Sense of Evidence workshops will teach you how to find and use research evidence to help inform clinical decision-making. We offer both full-day courses or bespoke courses that can be tailored to suit your needs and availability.
PenCHORD, our operational research team, provide a range of training modules to help you understand modelling techniques and concepts, as well as providing hands-on, practical skills in the basics of Excel-based models.
PenCHORD are also running our Health Service Modelling Associates programme. This scheme, working directly with staff from NHS organisations across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset, aims to support the increased use of operational research in health service development and decision making.
Our Evidence Synthesis Team run a series of ongoing systematic review clinics. These one-to-one clinics are for academics or NHS professionals who needs to know where to start on the systematic review process or how to go about designing a search strategy.
Some of the other training we offer includes:
For a full list of all events and seminars going on at PenCLAHRC, please see our Events page.
15 September 2017
Rob Anderson, Associate Professor of Health Economics and
Evaluation, was one of the authors to...
04 September 2017
We are looking to recruit a Communications Assistant to support the
Engagement, Research Information and...
16 August 2017
A study into a new and more effective treatment for acute stroke in
Theme: Mental Health & Dementia
Systematic review evaluating the effectiveness and
cost-effectiveness of interventions aimed at improving the mental
Theme: Evidence for Policy and Practice
SWARM are developing a study looking at post-operative cognitive
dysfunction (POCD). In an initial...