Dr Harriet Moore leading research on mental health and emergencies during COVID-19

Ambulance records indicate severe health conditions that have escalated resulting in acute symptoms, often requiring urgent medical attention. During the COVID-19 pandemic our research team, led by Dr Harriet Moore from School of Geography with CaHRU and the Lincoln Institute Continue reading Dr Harriet Moore leading research on mental health and emergencies during COVID-19

CaHRU at THIS Space 2021 on the evidence for improving cross-sector working

Prof Niro Siriwardena gave an invited keynote presentation on 24 November at THIS Space 2021, the annual flagship event of The Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute at Cambridge University led by Prof Mary Dixon-Woods, on the topic of, ‘Improving the evidence Continue reading CaHRU at THIS Space 2021 on the evidence for improving cross-sector working

CaHRU receives university team achievement award for research 2021

The Community and Health Research Unit team received the team achievement award for research for the sixth successive year for 2021 at this year’s team awards. The team includes Profs Niro Siriwardena and Graham Law, Drs Murray Smith, Coral Sirdifield, Continue reading CaHRU receives university team achievement award for research 2021

CaHRU Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar: Questionnaire validation by Dr Vanessa Botan

The CaHRU Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar, presented by Dr Vanessa Botan on Questionnaire validation: exploring the experiences of people with Guillain Barrè Syndrome, took place on 24 November 2021. Vanessa is a Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Medical Statistics Continue reading CaHRU Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar: Questionnaire validation by Dr Vanessa Botan

‘Patient experiences and perceptions of receiving benzodiazepines and z-drugs: lessons for safer prescribing’: international conference presentation

Dr Coral Sirdifield, Senior Research Associate at CaHRU, presented at the Society for the Study of Addiction annual conference – an international conference which was held online on the 4th and 5th of November 2021. Coral’s presentation was part of Continue reading ‘Patient experiences and perceptions of receiving benzodiazepines and z-drugs: lessons for safer prescribing’: international conference presentation