CaHRU present at 999 EMS Research Forum conference in Brighton 2020

This year’s EMS 999 Research Forum took place at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Brighton on 3-4 March 2020. CaHRU was represented there by Viet-Hai Phung and Professor Niro Siriwardena. On the first afternoon, Viet-Hai attended a workshop on using Continue reading CaHRU present at 999 EMS Research Forum conference in Brighton 2020

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

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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