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March Newsletter: Reducing Health Inequalities

Predictors of outcomes for patients with common mental health disorders receiving psychological therapies in community settings: a systematic review. Amati F, Banks C, Greenfield G, Green J. Psychological therapies are increasingly delivered in community care settings. In existing literature, patient,... Continue Reading →


February Newsletter: A Look at the Hand & Wrist Virtual Fracture Clinic Pathway

Hand and wrist fractures are the most common fracture presentation to accident and emergency departments within the UK. Complications following both simple and complex hand and wrist fractures can have devastating consequences. The British Orthopaedic Association recommends initial assessment in... Continue Reading →

Building Capacity and capability of measurement in the ‘CLAHRC Community’ through Shared Learning

As part of CLAHRC's Public Health and Information Intelligence Cross Cutting Theme (PHII), we aim to build capacity and capability of measurement by teaching those in our community why it is important to measure; what to measure; how to measure; and understanding... Continue Reading →

Academic Health Science Centres: learning from the social sciences

As part of her research on academic health organisations, Dr Catherine French (Collaborative Learning and Partnerships Programme Lead, NIHR CLAHRC NWL), with Professor Naomi Fulop (Professor of Health Organisation and Management at the Department of Applied Health Research, UCL) and... Continue Reading →

Professionals learning together with patients: An exploratory study of a collaborative learning Fellowship programme for healthcare improvement

(2017). Professionals learning together with patients: An exploratory study of a collaborative learning Fellowship programme for healthcare improvement. Journal of Interprofessional Care. Ahead of Print. Rowan Myron, Catherine French, Paul Sullivan, Ganesh Sathyamoorthy, James Barlow & Linda Pomeroy Pages 1-9 | Received 15 Dec 2016, Accepted... Continue Reading →

NIHR CLAHRC NWL and Our Mobile Health Digital Health Community Launch

Our Mobile Health and CLAHRC Northwest London to collaborate on health app assessment through newly-created Digital Health Community Community aims to improve access to high-quality, evidence-based health applications. Our Mobile Health and NIHR CLAHRC Northwest London have joined forces to... Continue Reading →

January Newsletter: CLAHRC NWL Champions Collaboration and Networking to Help Address Gaps in Workforce Development

Improving the quality of healthcare involves collaboration between many different stakeholders. Collaborative learning theory suggests that teaching different professional groups alongside each other may enable them to develop skills in how to collaborate effectively, but there is little literature on... Continue Reading →

Winter Collaborative Learning Event 2018

DON'T FORGET TO REGISTER for the CLAHRC NWL Winter Collaborative Learning Event, 25th January 2018.

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