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.


NICE guideline “Disability, dementia and frailty in later life – mid-life approaches to prevention” now published

This latest guideline from NICE covers mid-life approaches to delay or prevent the onset of dementia, disability and frailty in later life, and aims to increase the amount of time that people can be independent, healthy and active in later life.

For more information and a link to the full guideline, please see here 

NIHR Central Commissioning Facility (CCF) October Newsletter 

In their latest newsletter, the NIHR CCF outlines current news and funding opportunities, including:

  • NIHR School for Public Health Research Competition 2015
  • Top 10 health technology innovations
  • ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributors ID) roll-out across NIHR
Please see here for more information and a link to the newsletter 


CLAHRC EoE Fellows Showcase Day - Now open for registration


3 December 2015

The Cambridge Belfry Hotel, Cambourne 

Please join us for our annual Fellows Showcase Day, a great an opportunity to hear from our 2015 Fellows about their research projects and reflections upon their experiences of the CLAHRC EoE fellowship. We will also hear from past fellows on the impact of completing a fellowship project. 

This may be of particular interest to those who are considering applying for a CLAHRC Fellowship in the future.

For more information and to book your free place, please see here

Registration closes on 24 November 

Robotics, telehealth, surveillance and ethics - an AgeNet seminar


11 November 2015

University of Hertfordshire

The Centre for Research in Primary and Community Care (CRIPACC), at the University of Hertfordshire are hosting this seminar, linking health and social care professionals, service users, voluntary sector, academics and researchers interested in health technology. 

Topics included are the use of robots in the delivery of therapy and care and ethical ways forward for the use of cameras and other surveillance technologies in care settings.

Please see here for more information 

Life Sciences & Society Seminars: The economics of medical research


24 November 2015, 5.30pm


This seminar is part of a series of free events that takes a broad perspective on issues surrounding bioscience and health that are relevant to policy. In this seminar, Jon Sussex (Chief Economist at RAND Europe and Co-Director of the Cambridge Centre for Health Services Research, University of Cambridge) explores if medical research is a good use of the nation’s limited resources.

For further information please click here

NHS 5YFV Vanguard: New Care Models - Leading the Way Conference


9 December 2015

Manchester Conference Centre

Open Forum Events are hosting this conference, the fourth in a highly successful series of events focusing on the Five Year Forward View Published in 2014. 

The event will provide delegates with a detailed insight as to how the NHS may operate into the future by adopting the new modes of working. We will hear directly from the vanguard sites on how their particular model can and is working in practice; the outcomes that can be achieved and the challenges to be overcome.

Please see here for more information and how to book your place 

Don't Forget

Patient Safety Regional Learning Event 2 

10 and 11 November 2015

Newmarket Race Course

This is a two day learning Patient Safety event from the Eastern Academic Health Science Network (EAHSN), aimed at clinicians, service managers and researchers with an interest in patient safety.
Day one is jointly hosted by CLAHRC EoE with a focus on Human Factors in Patient Safety.

For more information and a link to register your free place, please see here

Registration closes on November 3 2015

Contact Us:

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