December advent calendar
01st December 2018
This month we will be signposting to a different useful resource each day.
You can follow our advent calendar here:
NIHR Yorkshire and Humber Patient Safety Translational Research Centre newsletter launched
09th November 2018
The NIHR Yorkshire and Humber Patient Safety Translational Research Centre has launched a newsletter that you can access through their website.
The first edition covering Autumn 2018 is now available to read: http://yhpstrc.org/newsletter/
Learning Layers project wins award
09th November 2018
At European Vocational Skills Week 2018, Bradford Districts CCG and 3 General practices across Bradford and Airedale were part of a cross-Europe project team which won an award in the VET (vocational education and training) awards.
Learning Layers was an EU-funded project in which Bradford Districts CCG and three GP practices across Bradford and Airedale took part. The project investigated informal learning in the workplace and how this can be supported by technology tools. The project won the VET research award. Congratulations to all project partners!
Leeds lung screening trial launched
06th November 2018
The Leeds Lung Health Check study will test if screening for early signs of lung cancer is a cost-effective way of saving lives. This is funded by Yorkshire Cancer Research, collaborating with the University of Leeds.
New article about research data published
04th October 2018
Dr Stephen Bradley, Dr Neil Lawrence and Paul Carder (our Head of Research) have written an article that has been published in Future Healthcare Journal:
NIHR Dissemination Centre Themed Review released: Research on older patients living with frailty in hospital
05th December 2017
A new NIHR Dissemination Centre (NIHR DC) themed review has been released, bringing together evidence based on the themes of frailty and comprehensive care.
This features lots of interesting information about ongoing and published NIHR studies. You can download this evidence from the NIHR DC website.
To read more themed reviews released by the NIHR Dissemination Centre visit their website. Topics include diabetes management, urgent and emergency care, maternity services, stroke, care homes, end of life and palliative care services.
NHS England launches research consultation
04th December 2017
NHS England has launched a consultation aiming to simplify and strengthen arrangements for research in the NHS.
The consultation period runs from 30th November 2017 to 1st February 2018.
New policy framework for UK health and social care research
19th October 2017
The UK Policy Framework for Health and Social Care Research has been released.
The policy framework sets out principles of good practice in the management and conduct of health and social care research in the UK.
You can read this at the Health Research Authority website.
Wider stakeholder involvement could overcome resistance to modernising healthcare services
17th October 2017
A new NIHR Dissemination Centre Signal suggests that wider stakeholder involvement could overcome resistance to modernising healthcare services.
You can read this Signal on the Dissemination Centre website.