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NIHR Webinar - 11am Tuesday 23 February 2016: Involving patients and the public in your research

9 February 2016

Involving patients and the public in your research

11am Tuesday 23 February 2016

An introductory webinar for researchers with little or no experience of patient and public involvement (PPI). This webinar is aimed at aspiring NIHR trainees and early career researchers. This one hour webinar will cover:

  • An overview of what PPI is and why it is important in research (Philippa Yeeles, Director of Involvement and Engagement at NIHR Central Commissioning Facility)
  • Why PPI is important to the NIHR and how best to demonstrate PPI in an application - including signposts to NIHR resources around PPI (Anne-Laure Donsky, NIHR Panel Member and Independent Researcher)
  • Q&A session 

Register here

Building capacity for academic writing.. by Professor Anne Rogers

‘publication tsunami that is now an exponential wave’. The effects of this tsunami are well rehearsed: the enormous pressure on peer review processes; reduction in the time researchers have to read individual outputs; and, perhaps most commented on, the growth of a commercial market of fee-for-publication-based journals which lack the usual bulwarks of scientific credibility read blog >

Patient and public involvement is vital to the success of the CLAHRC.

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