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Local GP and researcher featured on The One Show

24th May 2022

Local GP and University of Leeds based academic Dr Sarah Alderson was on The One Show this week talking about the Campaign to Reduce Opioid Prescribing (CROP).

You can see this three minutes into the episode: link

Bradford City of Research launched

20th May 2022

"To mark International Clinical Trials Day, the local NHS has launched a new City of Research campaign to encourage more volunteers from across Bradford, Airedale and Craven to sign up to take part in research."

Read more at the Telegraph and Argus website:

Bradford launches ambitious new City of Research campaign

Wakefield wins big at local research awards

17th May 2022

The Wakefield Together Research Partnership/Hub won two awards at the annual Yorkshire and Humber CRN Research awards, one for contributing to research into COVID-19, and one for research in care homes.

Congratulations to all!

NIHR CRN Yorkshire and Humber Research Awards shortlist released

25th April 2022

The NIHR CRN Yorkshire and Humber Research Awards shortlist has been announced, with nominees including local GP Dr Sara Humphrey, the Wakefield Research Hub, the LTHT COVID-19 Research Team and Vaccine Research Team, the Wakefield Together Research Planning team, the Bradford Teaching Hospitals Clinical Research Teams and the local COVID & Me - Vaccines Community & Public Engagement Collaboration.

You can find the full shortlist on the NIHR website:

https://local.nihr.ac.uk/news/crn-yorkshire-and-humber-research-awards-shortlist/30426

New guides available to support general practice research

19th April 2022

We have now launched new research guides for general practices on our website. We're also always happy to support practices with any specific questions encountered ahead of or during the course of a research study.

Topics covered include but are not limited to: roles and terminology; training; understanding Participant Identification Centres (PICs); expressing interest in studies; confirming capacity and capability; data protection; protocols; consent; amendments; and document retention.

https://www.westyorksrd.nhs.uk/general-practice-research-guides


The Health Research Authority (HRA) launches new strategy

08th June 2022

The Health Research Authority (HRA) launched a new strategy this week at an event in Manchester.

You can read it and find out more by visiting the HRA website:

https://www.hra.nhs.uk/about-us/what-we-do/our-strategy/

Local GP and researcher featured on The One Show

24th May 2022

Local GP and University of Leeds based academic Dr Sarah Alderson was on The One Show this week talking about the Campaign to Reduce Opioid Prescribing (CROP).

You can see this three minutes into the episode: link

NIHR changes name

07th April 2022

The National Institute for Health Research has changed its name to the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR).

You can read more on the NIHR website:

https://www.nihr.ac.uk/news/nihr-changes-name-to-emphasise-long-term-commitment-to-social-care-research/30309

NIHR Annual Report published

28th March 2022

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has published its annual report for 2020-21.

You can read more about this at the NIHR website:

https://www.nihr.ac.uk/news/nihr-publishes-latest-annual-report/30243

The NIHR publishes guidance to support the implementation of its open access policy

25th March 2022

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) reports it has "published a suite of guidance and resources to support stakeholders in the implementation of the revised NIHR open access publication policy, which applies to publications submitted from 1st June 2022."

You can read more on the NIHR website:

https://www.nihr.ac.uk/news/nihr-publishes-a-suite-of-guidance-and-resources-to-support-implementation-of-the-open-access-policy/30235

 


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