SECOND HEALTH RESEARCH WITH REAL IMPACT CONFERENCE
DATE: 24th and 25th June 2015
VENUE: Westleigh Conference Centre, Preston
Do you have an interest in evidence synthesis and/or the best ways of implementing research findings into practice?
DAY 1: HOW EVIDENCE SYNTHESIS CAN HAVE A REAL IMPACT (Wednesday 24th June):
This exciting international programme will provide clinicians and academics with an update of evidence synthesis techniques (qualitative, quantitative, overviews and mixed methods) relevant to today’s foremost health challenges. The day supports major policy initiatives including the Research and Development Strategy (NHS England, 2015) and Developing the Role of the Clinical Academic Researcher in the Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions (Department of Health, 2012). The afternoon will include masterclasses by international experts in realist evaluation and synthesis (Dr Justin Jagosh) and user involvement in systematic reviews (Dr Alex Pollock).
Professor Jennie Popay, Professor of Sociology and Public Health, Lancaster University
Professor Soo Downe, Professor in Midwifery Studies, UCLan
Dr Alex Pollock, Research Fellow, Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions Research Unit, Glasgow Caledonian University.
Dr Claire Glenton, Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services & Cochrane Effective Practice & Organisation of Care Group, Oslo
Dr Justin Jagosh , Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Advancement in Realist Evaluation and Synthesis (CARES), University of Liverpool
Dr Maree Hackett, Reader in Epidemiology, The University of Sydney & UCLan
DAY 2: IMPLEMENTING CHANGE IN PRACTICE – (Thursday 25th June):
Would you like to learn more about how to introduce and sustain evidence-based change in practice? IF YES, please join our nationally and internationally renowned speakers to learn more and debate how to do this better!
Dr Henna Hasson, Senior Researcher, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Professor Kate Seers, Director, RCN Research Institute, University of Warwick
Professor Christopher Burton, Improvement Science Fellow, Health Foundation
Attend either one or both days.
If you would like to book a place at the conference please contact the Research Support Team at firstname.lastname@example.org