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Launch of the North-West London CLAHRC

On Tuesday 4 March 2014, I attended the launch of the NIHR CLAHRC for North-West London at the Royal College of Physicians of London. NIHR Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRCs) undertake high-quality applied health research focused on the needs of patients and support the translation of research evidence into practice in the NHS.

CLAHRCs are collaborative partnerships between a university and the surrounding NHS organisations, focused on improving patient outcomes through the conduct and application of applied health research. They create and embed approaches to research and its dissemination that are specifically designed to take account of the way that health care is increasingly delivered across sectors and a wide geographical area.

You can view a selection of pictures from the event below.
Dr Vasa Curcin and Dr Tom Woodcock are pictured outside the Royal College of Physicians building in Regent's Park.
Dr Chris Millett, Reader in Public Health and CLAHRC Academic Adviser.
Ganesh Sathyamoorthy, Head of Operations and Delivery.
Professor Derek Bell, CLAHRC Director.
Dr Julie Reed and colleague from CLAHRC.

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