Communicating cancer risk in primary care

The latest study from CaHRU was published in Health Expectations titled, ‘Communicating cancer risk in the primary care consultation when using a cancer risk assessment tool: Qualitative study with service users and practitioners’. The study was led by Dr Joseph Continue reading Communicating cancer risk in primary care

Improvement science and research methods seminar: Cultural proficiency from research to care

Prof Mark Gussy, Global Professor of Rural Health and Care at the University of Lincoln’s new International Institute for Rural Health, gave the February 2020 CaHRU and Institute Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar, titled ‘Cultural proficiency from research to Continue reading Improvement science and research methods seminar: Cultural proficiency from research to care

Dr Jasmine Harvey joins CaHRU to work on NIHR study on Community First Responders

Dr Jasmine Harvey joined the Community and Health Research Unit (CaHRU) earlier this month as project manager and researcher, working on a nationwide research project funded by the National Institute for Health Research Health Services and Delivery Research Programme, that Continue reading Dr Jasmine Harvey joins CaHRU to work on NIHR study on Community First Responders

New NIHR study begins exploring Community First Responders’ role in rural healthcare workforce

Members of CaHRU have started this February 2020 a major NIHR-funded study on Community First Responders (CFRs) which aims to understand their role in the current and future rural healthcare workforce. CFRs are members of the public who have received Continue reading New NIHR study begins exploring Community First Responders’ role in rural healthcare workforce

Dr Dedunu Dias Weligamage joins CaHRU as International Visiting Fellow from Sri Lanka

Dr. Dedunu Dias Weligamage joined CaHRU this January as an International Visiting Fellow from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. His interests include studying health services management and he aims to develop his skills to improve Sri Lankan health services, Continue reading Dr Dedunu Dias Weligamage joins CaHRU as International Visiting Fellow from Sri Lanka