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Applications now open for NHS Leadership Academy Ready Now programme – BAME Leaders

Jan 28, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis

Ready Now is an innovative and inspirational positive action programme from the NHS Leadership Academy. The year-long programme takes senior leaders from BAME (black, Asian or minority ethnic) backgrounds on a transformational learning journey, helping them to realise their potential and take that next step up to a more senior role, to the boardroom and beyond.

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Webinar: A guide to leading effective engagement within your networks

Jan 23, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis

Register NOW for this webinar on leading effective engagement within your networks, which is taking place Monday, 28th January from 3-4pm

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Public reviewing with the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

Jan 18, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis

Now available – An interactive course for new and experienced reviewers of health and social care research, which has been produced by a team of public reviewers and patient and public involvement professionals with the NIHR.

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Antidepressants do not help treat depression in people living with dementia

Jan 16, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis

Antidepressants do not reduce symptoms of depression in people with dementia compared with placebo according to a recently published Cochrane review. Participants were aged 75 years on average, with mild or moderate dementia. The quality of the included trials was mixed, with not enough information reported to fully assess the risk of bias, though the main result is reliable.

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‘Moving research into practice: Advanced dementia and end of life’ workshop

Jan 14, 2019 by Lakshini Mendis

Alzheimer’s Society is running a workshop on the topic of ‘Moving research into practice: Advanced dementia and end of life care. This will take place on Wednesday 23 January in London (venue tbc). The Society would like to allocate up to two places to contacts working in the care home sector. If you are interested and available to participate in this event, please contact Malayka Rahman-Amin, Research Translation Manager at malayka.rahman@alzheimers.org.uk.

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Workshop: Using the Mixed Methods Care Home version of ASCOT

Dec 12, 2018 by Lakshini Mendis

The Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU) at the University of Kent will be delivering a two-day course on using the Mixed Methods Care Home version of Adult Social Care Outcomes Toolkit (ASCOT) on the 16th and 17th of January 2019.

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