Learning the importance of research impact at the Doctoral Training Alliance summer school

PhD student Laura Simmons attended the Doctoral Training Alliance Biosciences for Health summer school hosted by the University of Huddersfield on the 24th-26th July. During the 3-day event students took part in a variety of workshops that focused on how Continue reading Learning the importance of research impact at the Doctoral Training Alliance summer school

Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar: Prof Alicia O’Cathain on process evaluation in clinical trials

Professor of Health Services Research at the University of Sheffield, Alicia O’Cathain, who heads the Medical Care Research Unit at ScHARR, gave an outstanding CaHRU/LIH seminar on ‘Using process evaluations alongside randomised controlled trials and other outcome evaluations’ on 23 Continue reading Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar: Prof Alicia O’Cathain on process evaluation in clinical trials

Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar: Introduction to systematic grounded theory

The latest Community and Health Research Unit(CaHRU)/Lincoln Institute for Health (LIH) Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar was given on April 11th 2018 by Dr Julie Pattinson, a research assistant working in CaHRU. Julie’s talk, entitled ‘Introduction to Systematic Grounded Continue reading Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar: Introduction to systematic grounded theory

CaHRU newsletter (Winter 2017/18)

The latest edition of the CaHRU Newsletter (Winter 2017/18) was published in March 2018. The newsletter presents the work of the research centre over the previous three months and includes articles from the CaHRU blog covering publications, conferences and funding. Continue reading CaHRU newsletter (Winter 2017/18)

New study on health-related causes of gambling in older adults

Dr Julie Pattinson from the Community and Health Research Unit (CaHRU) at University of Lincoln, recently published an article in the Journal of Behavioral Addictions. The article, entitled ‘Age-related physical and psychological vulnerability as pathways to problem gambling in older Continue reading New study on health-related causes of gambling in older adults