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What is the NHS doing to engage people in research?

14 Jun 2023
Central 4
Quality, transformation and innovation

Attendees will hear about the importance of research to patient and staff experiences and outcomes; recruitment and retention; and organisational processes and performance. ​We will present and discuss the importance of increasing participation and diversity in research and introduce some of the programmes that NHS England is undertaking to increase representation and engagement in research. We will also share national and regional examples of work and programmes in this important area.

Dr Alison Austin, Deputy Director of Research - NHS England
Dr Claire Kidgell, Assistant Director - NIHR
Dr Shona Haining, Head of Research & Evidence - North of England Commissioning Support (NECS)