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.This week's edition includes:
  • News:  Our 2 latest blogs - the RReACH team on their recent seminar 'Older Care-Home Residents and the Impact of Research Activity" and Kate Lee shares her 'Reflections from the 2015 CLAHRC EoE Boot Camp'; Building A Research Career: An NIHR Guide for Aspiring Clinical Academics and their Managers; and the latest bulletin from the NIHR Research Design Service East of England 
  • Events: Save the date for our annual CLAHRC EoE Fellows Showcase, December 2016 


“You must get our opinion...” Older care-home residents in research - A blog from the RReACH team  

In February, the CLAHRC-funded study, Residents Research-Active in Care Homes (RReACH), presented its experiences of collaborating with older care-home residents in research at the School of Health Sciences Seminar Series at the University of East Anglia.  In this interesting blog, they summarise the key points, and provide a video link to the seminar in full. 

To read their thought-provoking blog and access the video, please see our website

Reflections from the 2015 CLAHRC EoE Boot Camp - A blog by Kate Lee

Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist Kate Lee reflects on her valuable experience of attending the CLAHRC EoE residential 'Boot Camp', designed to support early career researchers in applying for the NIHR doctoral fellowship. She highlights the 'gems' of knowledge shared by Senior Researchers from CLAHRC EoE and expert guest speakers.

Read Kate's insightful and engaging blog here 

Building A Research Career: An NIHR Guide for Aspiring Clinical Academics and their Managers

This guide from the NIHR has been designed to assist aspiring clinical academics (non-medical) and their managers to make the most of the opportunities from Health Education England (HEE) and the NIHR, to support health care professionals to combine clinical activity with patient focused research. 

For more information and to access this very helpful guide, please click here

NIHR Research Design Service East of England February Bulletin released

The NIHR RDS EoE have released their February eBulletin, outlining the latest news, events and communications from the RDS locally and nationally, and the NIHR. This includes details of all funding opportunities currently open in the NIHR, and upcoming researcher training and workshops provided by the RDS.

See here for more information and to access the eBulletin. 


CLAHRC Fellows Showcase - SAVE THE DATE


1 December 2016

Cambridge Belfry hotel, Cambourne

Please save the date for our annual Fellows Showcase Day, a great an opportunity to hear from our Fellows about their research projects and reflections upon their experiences of the CLAHRC EoE fellowship. We welcome all health and social care professionals, researchers, commissioners and service managers to this informative and enjoyable event.

A programme and details on how to register will be available later in the year 

Contact Us:

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