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VOICE and Connect on Making Connections

This blog post has been submitted by our US partner, a nonprofit with the mission to expand the work horizon for wome...


How ENRICH is helping the fight against Covid-19 in the North East and North Cumbria

From her care home in North Tyneside, Connie Hammersley has played a small but significant role in efforts to combat Covid-19. Connie ...

  • 10/05/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research, Infectious diseases


From Byker to Bournemouth: a new collaboration for VOICE®

VOICE® has launched a brand-new collaboration with Bournemouth University to further strengthen and connect public and patient involvem...

  • 16/04/2021
  • Innovation for Ageing, Health & Social Care Research


Adieu, Fear. Bonjour, Possibilities.

“Risk it for the biscuit.” That’s a phrase I can get behind. I’d stick my hand in a jar filled with angry wasps for a freshly baked ch...


A new VOICE in the US

We are delighted to announce our new global partnership with! Headquartered in New Jersey (US) the

  • 19/03/2021
  • Innovation for Ageing


Reaching diverse communities for COVID-19 vaccine research

NHS researchers across the North East and North Cumbria are working together to develop more vaccines for COVID-19. It is possible that...

  • 17/03/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research


Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month – Reducing delays in diagnosis

March is ovarian cancer awareness month in the UK, so let’s talk about ovarian cancer. Beginning with the key numbers, ovarian cancer i...

  • 05/03/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research, Big Data & Digital Health, Cancer, Women's Health
  • hbrewer


Are the statistics from COVID-19 vaccine trials understood?

Right now, in the UK and across the world, vaccines for Covid-19 are being rolled out. You may have already received, or be expecting a...

  • 04/03/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research, Big Data & Digital Health, Infectious diseases
  • Suzie_Cro


REACT study update: Coronavirus antibodies in 14% of England’s population

A study of 155,000 people has shown that around 14% of England’s population has evidence of antibodies against the coronavirus. The Im...

  • 25/02/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research, Blood & Immune System, Infectious diseases


Patients and the public February 2021

Join a research committee and help the NIHR make funding recommendations on world-class research, improving NHS services and social car...

  • 22/02/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research


Imperials' REACT study expanded to help better understand Long COVID

A team of Imperial College London researchers has been awarded £5.5 million from the Government to study Long COVID. Carried out in pa...

  • 19/02/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research, Big Data & Digital Health, Blood & Immune System, Heart & circulation, Infectious diseases, Inflammation, Multiple Conditions


Learning Disability Research Support Group

The Learning Disability Research Support Group (LDRSG) is a Public and Patient Involvement and Engagement (PPIE) group, based in the No...

  • 02/02/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research