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Website changes

22nd November 2017

We've updated the patient and public page of our website with help from Evie Chandler, the Patient Public and Carer Involvement and Engagement Officer for CRN Yorkshire and the Humber.

More information about patient research ambassadors will be coming soon but you can see the updates made so far on the PPI section of our website.

If you have any feedback about this then please contact Gemma.

Academic Unit of Elderly Care and Rehabilitation at Bradford Royal Infirmary marks 30-year anniversary

03rd November 2017

Today is the 30th birthday of Bradford's elderly care and stroke research unit. Professor John Young, one of the unit’s original founders, discusses this in this week's T&A.

You can read more about the Academic Unit of Elderly Care's milestone in the Telegraph and Argus

Professor Robbie Foy on implementation

31st October 2017

Professor Robbie Foy of The University of Leeds has shared thoughts on implementation and prescribing in a new blog post for the National Institute for Health Research. Local studies are also highlighted, including ASPIRE.

You can read this on the NIHR website.

Research Matters

30th October 2017

Amanda Tortice is the new Chief Operating Officer of the Clinical Research Network Yorkshire and Humber and she has launched a monthly column. This column will provide a great opportunity for you to keep informed about what is going on across our local Network. 

You can follow Amanda's posts on the NIHR website.

We're hiring - come work with us

27th September 2017

We are looking for a Research Co-ordinator to join our team.

The closing date for applications is 2nd October.

Read more about the role at NHS jobs.

What's it like being involved in NIHR research?

18th December 2018

The NIHR has launched a new survey to try to improve by listening to the experiences of the public, patients and lay representatives.

If you'd like to take part please complete - What's it like being involved in NIHR research?

100,000 Genomes Project milestone

05th December 2018

The 100,000 Genomes Project, led by Genomics England in partnership with the NHS, has reached its goal of sequencing 100,000 whole genomes from NHS patients.

Read more at the National Institute for Health Research website.

Changes to Excess Treatment Cost process

02nd October 2018

The latest update on national changes to the Excess Treatment Cost process can be read on the National Institute for Health Research website.

Updated HRA and HCRW Statement of Activities and Schedule of Events published

21st August 2018

The Health Research Authority (HRA) has published revised Statement of Activities, Schedule of Events templates and supporting guidance.

You can find these on the HRA website: https://www.hra.nhs.uk/about-us/news-updates/updated-hra-and-hcrw-statement-activities-and-schedule-events-published/

NIHR Research Activity League Table

18th July 2018

As described by the National Institute for Health Research, "Each year, the Research Activity League Table is published by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network (CRN), to detail research activity across all NHS trusts in England. The table provides a picture of how much clinical research is happening, where, in what types of trusts, and involving how many patients."

You can visit the NIHR website to access this year's league table.