CaHRU contributes to world leading Research Excellence Framework outcomes in Allied Health Professions

CaHRU helped lead and contribute to the recently reported Research Excellence Framework (REF) in 2021 for Allied Health Professions. The REF is a process of peer review using expert panels to benchmark research units for stakeholders (government, public, students), while Continue reading CaHRU contributes to world leading Research Excellence Framework outcomes in Allied Health Professions

Dr Indika Wanninayake gives farewell presentation

Dr Indika Kumara Wanninayake arrived in the UK a year ago to begin a placement with CaHRU as an International Visiting Fellow, from the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine at the University of Colombo, sponsored by the Sri Lankan government. Indika Continue reading Dr Indika Wanninayake gives farewell presentation

Improvement Science and Research Methods Seminar by Despina Laparidou: Qualitative systematic reviews

On 24th May Despina Laparidou gave the latest CaHRU seminar on the topic of qualitative systematic reviews. Despina has been a health services researcher at CaHRU since 2014 where she leads the systematic review programme. Despina gave a brief introduction Continue reading Improvement Science and Research Methods Seminar by Despina Laparidou: Qualitative systematic reviews

Prehospital Research Methods and Practice edited by Prof Niro Siriwardena and Dr Greg Whitley

This month, April 2022, sees the publication of a major new textbook from Class Publishing, ‘Prehospital Research Methods and Practice’, edited and co-authored by members of CaHRU together with an international line-up of eminent experts in the field of prehospital Continue reading Prehospital Research Methods and Practice edited by Prof Niro Siriwardena and Dr Greg Whitley

CaHRU’s Despina Laparidou wins prize at 999 EMS Research Forum conference

Members from the Community and Health Research Unit provided elevator and poster presentations at this year’s 999 EMS Research Foum Conference online, ‘All in this together: collaboration in emergency prehospital care research’. Highlights from the CaHRU team included a rapid Continue reading CaHRU’s Despina Laparidou wins prize at 999 EMS Research Forum conference