What's New on Our Website 

'What’s New on Our Website’ is a regular email to inform you of the latest news and events that have been posted on our website.


CLAHRC EoE PPI in Research Masterclass, 10:00 to 14:00 at three locations


Friday 17 July, Hertfordshire
Monday 20 July, Cambridgeshire
Tuesday 21 July, Norfolk

A great opportunity for all researchers in the region looking to increase their understanding of and confidence in carrying out Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) in their research in a safe and supportive space.

The masterclass will cover all areas of involvement, but will focus on planning and preparing for PPI in research. It will include:
  • Setting the Scene: An introduction to PPI in Research
  • Case studies from PPI representatives and Researchers on their PPI in research experience
  • Group discussions and reflections on the case studies
Refreshments and lunch will be included. 

Please see our website for more information and how to book your free place

Spaces are limited, book now to avoid disappointment!

Successfully Implementing Personal Health Budgets


Wednesday 22 July, 11:00 to 15:30
Etc. Venues, One Drummond Gate, London

Attend this Westminster Briefing event to hear from NHS England, the Local Government Association & Think Local, Act Personal to understand what the expansion of Personal Health Budgets means for you and how to overcome the challenges you may face in delivery.

Please see here for more information 

Health and Care innovation Expo.


Wednesday 2 to Thursday 3 September
Manchester Central

NHS England is hosting the most significant event in the health and care calendar with this Expo. Join 5000 counterparts to share ideas that will transform health and care services for current and future generations.

Please see here for more information and how to register 

Public Health 2015 Conference: Local Priorities, Targeted Intervention 

Wednesday 11 November 2015
Mermaid Conference Centre, London.

In the sixth national conference on Public Health, Govtoday will bring together expert speakers with public health and primary care professionals from across the country to discuss how these pressures on our health service can be relieved through identification of local challenges and pinpointing action.

It will be a chance to hear from leading policy makers and shapers about emerging thinking around public health, as well as from researchers and solution-providers about latest innovations.

For more information please see here 


HRA announces second phase of the Approval roll-out will begin on 10 August

The HRA has announced that the next cohort of studies to be part of the phased roll out will be studies taking place in primary care independent contractor settings only and that this will begin on 10 August 2015.

Please see here for more information

New NICE online learning tool for healthcare professionals 

NICE has launched a new online learning tool, “Severe mental illness: prescribing and monitoring antipsychotics” in a series of online learning, to help put NICE guidelines into practice. 

The tool offers advice on recognising, treating and monitoring patients with severe mental illness, with a particular focus on the use and monitoring of antipsychotic medicines. 

For more information, please see our website

Don't Forget

Update to CLAHRC EoE's application process for the next round of funding 

The Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care East of England (CLAHRC EoE) Prioritisation Group has updated the funding application process, for projects starting April 2016:
  • June to August 2015: Partner organisations and research theme leads to develop proposals
  • September 1st 2015: Deadline for submitting to PPI Theme for review 
  • September 28th 2015: Deadline for submitting proposals to Prioritisation Group for review
  • During October to December 2015: Decisions will be made and theme leads informed
  • April 1st 2016: Projects to begin

Please see here for more information and how to submit a proposal application via the relevant theme lead

Contact Us:

CLAHRC EoE Office Douglas House, 18 Trumpington Road, Cambridge, CB2 8AH
Phone: 01223 746073