Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Health Research with Real Impact Conference June 24-25 2015

Health Research with Real Impact Conference 
June 24-25 2015
University of Central Lancashire
Westleigh Conference Centre

Day 1 – How evidence synthesis can have a real impact 
The focus of the first day will be around evidence synthesis with Keynote speakers:
  • Professor Jenny Popay – Mixed Method Reviews, 
  • Dr Justin Jagosh – Realist synthesis and 
  • Dr Claire Glenton – Cochrane EPOC Reviews 
Day 2 – Implementing evidence in practice 
The second day will be around Implementation science with Keynote speakers:
  • Professor Kate Seers – Findings from the FIRE randomized controlled trial, 
  • Professor Christopher Burton – Co-producing evidence for improvement and 
  • Dr Henna Hasson – Implementation in complex interventions. 
Attending the conference will be a range of staff from health and social services, methodologists, academics and health care users.
  • Day delegate rate: £30 for 1 day, £50 to attend both days 
  • UCLan staff & students – book early for a free place (numbers limited) 
  • Lunch and networking opportunities for all 
To register please contact the Research Support Team at