Our training sessions for Spring 2020 have been cancelled due to Covid-19. We hope to resume and reschedule planned training sessions from July 2020 onwards.
For details of free training available to NECS, CCG or primary care staff, please visit https://learning.necsu.nhs.uk/upcoming-events/. Places are limited, so must be booked in advance.
Please see below for details of training opportunities offered by the Research & Evidence team. Training sessions can be bespoke to meet your needs. Contact us to find out how we can best support you or to book in on one of the planned courses.
RE Team Training – video describing training content
Research & Evidence Training Sessions 2020 – written description of training sessions
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Are you a GP or Practice Nurse …
… able to signpost patients to a study being undertaken by the Respiratory Research Group at Newcastle University into the effect of aging on acute inflammatory responses? The criteria for participation are that the patient considers themselves healthy, do not smoke and are not taking either steroids or aspirin and are over 65 years old. Volunteers would need to attend a screening visit and subsequent study day at City Hospital Sunderland, so should be willing and able to travel there. Recruiting until August 2020
Please look at the attached flyer for more information and details of how to contact the research team: GP Flyer
This link gives a brief introduction to Research and Evidence
If you have any ideas for Research and Evaluation, please complete this ideas form
The team regularly share information, usually through our regular bulletin or using CCG newsletters, where regional research and evaluation studies are looking to recruit. If you are able and willing to be involved, mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest and be guided to suitable research opportunities.