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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


Victoria Bartle: promoting health research

Please tell us a little bit about yourself and your experience of health research? In 2016 I had to stop working due to my ongoing hea...

  • 26/01/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research


Engaging young creatives with COVID-19 research

Imperial researchers, together with a local theatre company, have supported young people to creatively engage in COVID-19 research. Th...

  • 13/01/2021
  • Health & Social Care Research, Children & young people, Infectious diseases
  • Fola Afolabi


Member Blog: A Scarf a Week keeps coronavirus away

After a minor stroke in early March, I had the idea in the middle of the night I would write a blog about my large collection of silk s...

  • 10/12/2020
  • Innovation for Ageing, Health & wellbeing


Northern Powerhouse Minister Grant Shapps backs NIHR Patient Recruitment Centre: Newcastle

Grant Shapps, Northern Powerhouse Minister, and Secretary of State for Transport, has backed the work carried out at National Patient R...

  • 30/11/2020
  • Health & Social Care Research


Our New Look

Four years ago, the first VOICE digital platform was launched with the aim of making it easier for members of the public to find out ab...


Usability testing of coronavirus antibody kits: From a Zoom call with the public to a study of 14,400 people

When Imperial College was approached to run a programme of antibody testing that could estimate how many people in England had already ...

  • 28/08/2020
  • Health & wellbeing, Health & Social Care Research, Ageing, Big Data & Digital Health, Blood & Immune System, Infectious diseases
  • Philippa Pristera


BelleVie Care

BelleVie Care is a home care services company primarily based in Oxfordshire who are looking to improve the user experience of their cu...

  • 26/08/2020
  • Innovation for Ageing, Health & wellbeing, Housing


onHand in the North East

We have been working with an innovative Tech for Good company to pilot their service in the North East of England. They match vetted vo...

  • 05/08/2020
  • Innovation for Ageing, Culture & Society, Health & wellbeing, Mobility & Transport
  • Meera Vijayaraghavan


Five tips for involving patients and the public in research remotely: Insights from Covid-19

In April of this year, I was fortunate enough to receive Newcastle University’s Tilly Hale Award. The Tilly Hale award provides seed fu...

  • 20/07/2020
  • Health & Social Care Research, Big Data & Digital Health
  • Riona Mc Ardle


Antibody testing on children: What's acceptable?

Between 18-21 June 2020, an engagement and research team at Imperial College London carried out an online public involvement survey to ...

  • 03/07/2020
  • Health & Social Care Research, Blood & Immune System, Carers, Children & young people, Infectious diseases
  • Philippa Pristera