Before the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr Sam Rice, a consultant physician in Llanelli, and Kimberley Littlemore, creative director at eHealth Digital Media Ltd, worked together to develop a series of educational films about diabetes.
Allyson Arnold, chief operating officer of the British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Collaborative, explains why this model can spur cardiovascular clinical research – and how clinicians can become involved.
Dr Sunil Nedungayil, associate medical director for the Healthy Ageing Programme at Northern Health Science Alliance, explains how he is using research to drive improvements in bone health for patients in the north of England.
Professor Shaji Sebastian is a consultant gastroenterologist and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) service lead clinician at Hull University Teaching Hospitals Trust, and the gastroenterology specialty co-lead for the NIHR local clinical research network for Yorkshire and Humber. Here he outlines
National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Applied Research Collaborations (ARCs) have been created to ‘support applied health and care research that responds to, and meets, the needs of local populations and local health and care systems.’ So, how can RCP members use these unique collaboration