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Aim: To provide a forum for departmental staff to share and learn about current research developments.

Objectives:

  • To provide an opportunity for speakers (internal and external) to  present work to the department.
  • To provide a space for staff to present research work in progress.
  • To generate and facilitate discussion and sharing of ideas about research substantive topics and methodologies.
  • To critique and develop research in an informal and supportive environment.

Timetable for 2020/21 Seminars

DateUnit ResponsibleTitleDay
22nd SeptemberAnne Broe Screening of links between prescription drug use in pregnancy and congenital malformationsTuesday
30th SeptemberRachael Hunter A case study of an economic evaluation of a prison based intervention to address common mental health problems, Engager, compared to usual careWednesday
7th October
 
Jessica Xie and Cini Bhanu

Not Quite a Doctor, but Should I help? A Qualitative Exploration of Medical Students’ Attitudes Towards Responding to Medical Emergencies that Occur in the Public Domain and ‘I’ve never drunk very much water and I still don’t, and I see no reason to do so’: a qualitative study of the views of community-dwelling older people and carers on hydration in later life

Wednesday
16th October Bethan Lapwood and John Barber TBC

A technofeminist analysis of women’s use of fertility tracking apps for contraception and

 TBC
Friday
  

 

 
    
PRIMENT Seminars
PhD Upgrade Seminars

None pending

GP Tutors Annual Conference 2020

'Teaching and Learning with Patients'

Date:   Friday 27th March 2020

Venue: Royal College of Physicians, 11 Saint Andrews Place Regent's Park, London NW1 4LE

Please visit our conference website or contact pcphmeded@ucl.ac.uk

Previous Seminars 16-17

Timetable for 2016/2017 Seminars

DateUnit ResponsibleTitleDay
19th September 2016 Teaching Patient and public engagement in UK medical education (or the rocky road to a Doctorate in Education)Monday 
20th October 2016 CAPS The aftermath of the Liverpool Care Pathway - developing heuristics (rules-of-thumb) for practitioners making end of life decisions for people with dementiaThursday 
21st November 2016BRHSPhysical activity: patterns and promotion across the lifespanMonday
16th January 2017Infection Sexual health promotion research at Public Health EnglandMonday
6th March 2017PhD UpgradeMissed opportunities for the diagnosis of malaria in Primary CareMonday
15th March 2017PhD UpgradeThe public health potential of currently available mobile health applications for increasing physical activityWednesday
4th May 2017Clinical Epidemiology and Electronic Health Records ResearchCommunicating risks and evidence to patients in a clear and balanced wayThursday
20th June 2017External speakerFacilitating sexual health discussions in primary care with older Australians: Health practitioner perspectivesTuesday
3rd July 2017External speakerOpen access compliance Monday 
21st July 2017 CAPSChallenges in delivering Innovative interventions for dementiaFriday
31st July 2017Health Improvement TBCMonday 
16th August 2017E-HealthDevelopment of a model of service delivery to standardise anterior cruciate ligament rehabilitation in the NHS and testing the feasibility of an E-Health intervention to support delivery of this modelWednesday 
Previous Seminars 17-18

Aim:To provide a forum for departmental staff to share and learn about current research developments.

Objectives:

  • To provide an opportunity for speakers (internal and external) to  present work to the department.
  • To provide a space for staff to present research work in progress.
  • To generate and facilitate discussion and sharing of ideas about research substantive topics and methodologies.
  • To critique and develop research in an informal and supportive environment.

Timetable for 2017/2018 Seminars

DateUnit ResponsibleTitleDay
 21st September 2017 TeachingThinking about teaching. The UCL Peer Dialogue Scheme

 
Thursday
16th October 2017 Mental Health Doctors as Patients': Exploring the barriers and facilitators to help seeing for mental health problems by GPs and improving access to supportMonday 
20th November 2017 BRHS "From weight loss to tooth loss": new research avenues in the British Regional Heart Study to improve cardiovascular ageingThursday 
18th January 2018 E-Health Harnessing resources from the internet to maximise outcomes from GP consultations (HaRI): a qualitative studyThursday
29th January 2018CAPS How should we manage frailer older people with depression and anxiety?Monday 
20th February 2018External speakerMobile health intervention increases inhaled corticosteroid adherence in adolescents with asthmaTuesday
15th March 2018Health ImprovementA participatory evaluation of Integrated Care in East LondonThursday
16th April 2018 Teaching Facilitators and barriers to teaching undergraduate medical students in primary care: The GPs' perspectiveMonday
10th May 2018Mental HealthA randomised feasibility study of specialist physiotherapy for functional motor disorderThursday 
22nd May 2018External SpeakerMuch ado about gender: disease prevention and management in the #metoo eraTuesday
18th June 2018External Speakerehealth - using social media as a tool for knowledge translation in dementia preventionMonday
23rd July 2018External Speaker Improving the BioPsychoSocial Health of community-dwelling older adults in 'Active Aging' Interventions: From Theory to Implementation ScienceMonday
20th September 2018External SpeakerTackling social determinants in health care organizations: lessons from The Upstream Lab Thursday
19th November 2018InfectionWhat is the impact of offering financial incentives to give long acting reversible contraception (LARC) advice in general practice? An interrupted time series study using electronic health records.Monday
Previous Seminars 18/19

Aim:To provide a forum for departmental staff to share and learn about current research developments.

Objectives:

To provide an opportunity for speakers (internal and external) to  present work to the department. To provide a space for staff to present research work in progress. To generate and facilitate discussion and sharing of ideas about research substantive topics and methodologies. To critique and develop research in an informal and supportive environment.

 

Timetable for 2018/2019 Seminars

DateUnit ResponsibleTitleDay
 19th November 2018Infection What is the impact of offering financial incentives to give long acting reversible contraception (LARC) advice in general practice? An interrupted time series study using electronic health recordsMonday
26th March 2019ExternalThe HVP vaccination crisis in Denmark Tuesday
22nd May 2019CAPSHow can we better support nutrition in frail older people? Exploring the views and practices of older people at risk of malnutrition, carers, primary care and community health professionals.Wednesday
1st July 2019Health ImprovementOn-line consulting in general practicel policy, practice and evidenceMonday

 

Previous Seminars 19/20

Aim: To provide a forum for departmental staff to share and learn about current research developments.

Objectives:

To provide an opportunity for speakers (internal and external) to  present work to the department. To provide a space for staff to present research work in progress. To generate and facilitate discussion and sharing of ideas about research substantive topics and methodologies. To critique and develop research in an informal and supportive environment.

 

Timetable for 2019/20 Seminars

DateUnit ResponsibleTitleDay

30th September 2019

Teaching Research Group

A Realist Review of Delegated Home Visits in General Practice: Task Shifting, Sharing, Mixing and Delegating

Monday 

21st November 2019Clinical EpidemiologyHandling Missing Data in Interrupted Time Series Analysis and Time Trends in Incidence and Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes in the UK in the Past Decade: A Retrospective Cohort StudyThursday
10th January 2020PCPH 

Madingley 2020 Rehearsals - An opportunity to practice your timed presentations and receive constructive colleague feedback

Friday
14th January 2020
 
Guest Speaker -- Tony Dowell Complexity and Implementation Science, and their application to healthcare problems and health service delivery Tuesday
11th February 2020Infections - Guest Speaker -- Dr Natalie EdelmenDerivation of a Clinical Prediction Rule to target sexual health inveventions to women attending General PracticeTuesday
9th March 2020RDS

Do you have a research idea or question you would like to turn into a fully developed funding proposal?

Monday
23rd March 2020Guest Speaker - Sarah ThomasSPCR Impact Seminar - POSTPONEDMonday
11th May 2020Holly Smith - PhD UpgradeThe care and mental health of women after child birthMonday
19th May 2020Guest Speaker - Christina McMahon

UCL Research Data Repository: Archiving data and other research outputs at UCL

Tuesday
27th May HEART Group - Caroline ClarkeCosting implementation of major system change: case study using reconfigurations of specialist cancer surgery in London, in the RESPECT-21 mixed-methods study (including basic health economics primer)Wednesday
3rd JuneAmy Kerin, Angela Gichane, Louise Marston, Sara ThompsonA Step Change From Walking to RunningWednesday
12th JuneDr Ping-Jen Chen PhD Upgrade

Effects of home healthcare on healthcare utilization for people with dementia: a large database approach

Friday
30th JuneKayla Beare and Kingshuk PalSouth African womxn’s constructions of sexual consent and Diabetes and pre-diabetes: trends in diagnosis in the UK in the last decade, a retrospective cohort studyTuesday
8th JulyAyesha Ahmed and Brendan HallamCardiovascular health and stroke in older British men: prospective findings from the British Regional Heart Study and How are people with Mild Cognitive Impairment or Subjective Memory complaints managed in primary care? A systematic reviewWednesday
24th JulyMelvyn Jones and Paula Gomes AlvesThe chest xray for diagnosing covid pneumonia - a very old tool for a very new disease and From a qualitative study to a cartoon: a co-production project to disseminate research findingsFriday