Previous Seminars

2018  
Wednesday 27 June

JS07 Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter

10.30-11.30 Flyer DRT

Professor David Thompson, Professor of Nursing, Queen's University Belfast Bio DRT

Psychosocial interventions in cardiovascular disease Abstract DRT

 

Wednesday 20 June

JS07, Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter (video conferencing to F083 Knowledge Spa)

13.00-14.00 Flyer JS

Dr Jane Smith, Senior Lecturer in Primary Care, UEMS

Dr Leon Poltawski and Rachel Winder, Research Fellows for ARRISA-UK study, UEMS

The At-Risk Registers Intergrated into primary care to Stop Asthma crises in the UK (ARRISA-UK) trial: progress and plans for future work Abstract ARRISA-Uk

Wednesday 9 May

JS07, Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter (video conferencing to F083 Knowledge Spa)

13.00-14.00 Flyer CD

Professor Chris Dickens, Professor of Psychological Medicine, UEMS

Why do people with long-term conditions get depression: unpicking the neurocognitive mechanisms Abstract CD

 

 

 

Wednesday 4 April 2018

JS07, Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter (video conferencing to F083 Knowledge Spa)

13.00-14.00 Flyer DK

Dr David Kessler, Reader in Primary Care, Bristol Medical School

A randomised trial of the addition of mirtazipine for patients with depression in primary care who have not responded to antidepressant treatment Abstract DK

 

Wednesday 21 March  2018

JS07, Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter (NO VC to Truro)

13.00-14.00 Flyer LM & AP

Dr Luke Mounce, UEMS Research Fellow (DISCO)

SPOtting Cancer among comorbidities (SPOC): do pre-existing conditions delay diagnosis of cancer? Abstract LM

&

Antoinette Davey, Researcher and PhD student (HSPRG)

Time-dependent variation for PRO measurements in patients with chronic health conditions: a systematic scoping review Abstract AD

Wednesday 21 February 2018

JS07 Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter

13.00-14.00 Flyer EP

Dr Emma Pitchforth, Senior Research Fellow in Primary Care, UEMS

Community-based social innovations for healthy ageing: evidence from middle income countries Abstract EP

Wednesday 10 January 2018

JS07, Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter (with video link to F083)

13.00-14.00 Flyer TM

 

Tim Malone (1), Niall Macleod (2), Andrew Gunther (3)

1. NHS Research Fellow, RD&E; 2. GP, Exeter; 3. Senior Planning & Public Health Officer, Torbay Council. All NHS England/Public Health England Sustainability and Health Ambassadors for Devon 

"It's the sustainability, stupid!" - why health and social care need a new snowclone to survive 

2017

 

Wednesday 6 December 2017

JS07, Smeall Building, St Luke's Exeter (with video link to F083)

13.00-14.00 pm Flyer Ford

 

Dr Joe Ford, Postdoctoral Research Associate, UEMS with Professor Rose McCabe and Professor Katrina Wyatt, UEMS Bio Ford

Mental health in GP/patient consultations Abstract Ford

Wednesday 15 November 2017 13.00-14.00

JS07 Smeall Flyer 15 Nov

Dr Tim Holt PhD MRCP FRCGP, Senior Clinical Research Fellow, University of Oxford Biog TH

Overcoming barriers to anticoagulant uptake in atrial fibrillation: lessons from the AURAS-AF trial

Wednesday 18 October 2017 13.00-14.00

JS07 Smeall Flyer 18 Oct

Sam van Beurden, UEMS Researcher

The ImpulsePal: An app a day keeps the cravings at bay

and

Jeff Lambert, UEMS Researcher

The pilot evaluation of a web-based intervention for physical activity and depression Abstract JL

Friday 29 September 2017

13.30-14.30

JS07 Smeall  Flyer RL

Dr Richard Lehman, Honorary Senior Research Fellow, University of Birmingham Bio RL

Sharing Medicine Abstract RL

Friday 15 September 2017 

13.00-14.00

JS07, Smeall

Alison Marsh, Resarch Programme Manager, Clinical Innovation and Research, Royal College of General Practitioners

RCGP Impact from Research

 

Wednesday 14 June 2017 

12.00-13.00

JS07, Smeall ‌

Jaheeda Gangannagaripalli, Researcher, Health Services & Policy Research, UEMS Biog

Exploring the safety of an electronic prescribing system in an Intensive Care Unit: A mixed methods approach Abstract JG

Jonathan Evans MRCS, MD Student, Health Services & Policy Research, UEMS & Orthopaedic Registrar J Evans biog

Optimising Interventional Treatment of Tennis Elbow J Evans abstract

Wednesday 24 May 2017

13.00-14.00

JS07 Flyer JC

Professor John Campbell, Professor of General Practice and Primary Care, UEMS & Director of APEx Biog JC

Calling time on the consultation Abstract JC

Wednesday 26 April 2017 

13.00-14.00

NC12  Flyer

Professor Clive Ballard, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean

Dementia: Prevention, Treatment and Care Abstract Flyer

Wednesday 15 March 2017

13.00-14.00 Flyer SLP

Assoc Prof Philip Evans, Dr Kate Sidaway-Lee and Sir Denis Pereira Gray, St Leonard's Research Practice, Exeter Biogs SLP

Continuity - is it the key to care? Abstract SLP

Wednesday 22 February 2017

13.00-14.00 Flyer

Assoc Prof Colin Greaves and Dr Jane Smith, UEMS researchers Biogs

The Community-based Prevention of Diabetes (ComPoD) randomised, waiting list controlled trial of a voluntary sector-led diabetes prevention programme Abstract

‌Wednesday 18 January 2017 Flyer2

13.30-14.30 

Dr Rupert Payne, Consultant Senior Lecturer in Primary Care, University of Bristol

Polypharmacy - a necessary evil? Biog & abstract

2016  
Wednesday 14 Dec 2016

13.00-14.00 ‌Flyer

Dr David Llewellyn, UEMS Biog

Identifying patients with dementia: from clinical judgement and simple tests to precision medicine Abstract

WORKSHOP

Wednesday 30 November 2016

13.00-15.30 Flyer

Professor Marc N Elliott PhD, Senior Principal Researcher, RAND & Dr Gary Abel PhD, Senior Lecturer, UEMS Biogs

"Handling patient survey data in healthcare - massaging the data or sound practice?"

Wednesday 16 November 2016

13.00-14.00 Flyer

Dr Leon Poltawski and Associate Professor Colin Greaves, UEMS ‌ Biogs CG LP

Getting to grips with the psychology of weight management: lessons learned from developing and delivering the SkiM (Skills for weight loss and Maintenance) intervention Abstract

Wednesday 9 November 2016

13.00-14.00 Flyer

Dr Gary Abel, UEMS  Biog

Diagnostic activity indicators for cancer in primary care Abstract

Wednesday 2 November 2016

10.00-11.30 Flyer

 Dr Tove A Hanssen, Honorary Research Fellow, Complex Inverventions Research Group, UEMS

 Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) in clinical trials - an introduction

Wednesday 12 October 2016

1.00-2.00

Dr Sue Richards, UEMS

Providing psychological care in cardiac rehabilitation settings: a tale of two halves. Findings from an updated Cochrane review, and NIHR HTA funded pilot study ‘CADENCE’ 

Wednesday 14 September 2016

1.30-2.30 Flyer

Professor Paul Little, Professor of Primary Care Research, University of Southampton Biog

Nepal, Ivan Illich, and flesh-eating killer bugs: the journey of a clinical researcher

Wednesday 22 June 2016

10.30-11.30 Flyer

Dr Ian Porter Biog

"Using Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) for the routine management of multimorbidity in primary care: results of a feasibility study" Abstract

&

Dr Charlotte Bramwell ‌

"Multimorbidity  - models of care" Bio CB

Thursday 2 June 2016

12.30-13.30‌

Dr Evan Kontopantelis Biog

"Primary Care Databases: challenges with analysing electronic health records" Abstract

Friday 29 April 2016

13.00 Flyer

Dr Alex Harding Bio AH

"How do medical students learn technical proficiency on hospital placements? The role of learning networks" Abstract AH

Wednesday 20 April 2016

13.00 Flyer

 Dr Joanne Reeve ‌Biog

"OPTIcare - applying a science of generalism to tackling problematic polypharmacy" Abstract

Presentation

Wednesday 6 April 2016

13.00 Flyer - Gibbons

Dr Chris Gibbons

"Transforming patient-reported outcome assessment: the role of adaptive tests and tailored feedback" Abstract CG

Wednesday 23 March 2016

13.00 ‌

 Amy Backhouse Biog

"Key components in models of community-based interventions coordinating care in dementia: a mixed studies systematic review" Abstract
&
Sarah Price Biog

"The Clinical Practice Research Datalink: how much symptom information is lost in the free text" Abstract

24 February 2016

13.00 Flyer

Professor John Campbell Biog

"Patient feedback: useful in transforming primary care?" Abstract

Wednesday 20 January 2016

13.00 Flyer

 Dr Helen Lloyd

"Integrating service design, evaluation and research: a strategy to improve person centred coordinated care" Abstract

2015

 

Wednesday 2 December 2015

13.00 Flyer

Professor Lyne Cloutier ‌

"Nursing research in hypertension: a Canadian perspective"  Abstract

Wednesday 25 November 2015

13.00

Flyer 

 

 Dr Ian Porter Biog POSTPONED TO FUTURE DATE

"Using Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) for the routine management of multimorbidity in primary care: Results of a feasibility study" Abstract

Dr Caroline Jenkinson & Mary Carter Biog

“The MIR Trial:  lessons learned from conducting a CTIMP in general practices” Abstract

Tuesday 17 November

13.00 Flyer JS

 

Dr James Sheppard JS

"Blood pressure measurement in the GP's office: Is it a complete waste of time?"

Wednesday 21 October

Flyer RT

 

Professor Rod Taylor, Professor of Health Services Research, UEMS Biog

"The role and evidence base for priamry care in the provision of cardiac rehabilitation and secondary prevention services" Abstract

 Thursday 17 September

Flyer 2 CS

Professor Chris Salisbury, Professor of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol  Biog 

"Multimorbidity: Re-designing health care for the people who use it" Abstract

Wed 24 June 

Sarah Bailey

"Thrombocytosis: an important marker of cancer in primary care?"Precis/biog   &

Dr Lindsey Anderson Biog

"Cochrane cardiac rehabilitation reviews - working with Cochrane: lessons learned"Abstract

Wed 20 May,

Flyer

Professor Chris Dickens

"The challenges of integrating primary care for people with physical and psychological health problems" Abstract

 

Wed 15 April  Flyer

Professor Chris Hyde, Dr Bijay Vaidya (Consultant Physician, RD&E) Biog and the UNTEST team

"Ordering of thyroid function  tests in primary care - is six-fold variation too much and should we do anything about it?" Abstract

Wed 25 March, 13.30-14.30, 
Flyer
Professor Richard Byng Biog 

"Complex interventions for complex problems: from offenders to multimorbidity, developing and evaluating innovative models of care" Abstract

Wed 25 February

Flyer

 Jemima Dooley

 "'You've got Alzheimer's Disease' - delivering a diagnosis of dementia" Abstract

& Jenny Wingham - Biog

"Including caregivers in designing a home-based intervention for heart failure management: what do they need?" Abstract

Wed 28 January

Professor Victor Aboyans Biog

"Ankle-Brachial Index, the most ubiquitary marker of atherosclerosis and cardiovascular risk: 45 years of research" Slides

2014  
Tues 24 June Presentations to SAPC, Edinburgh Primary Care SAPC Presentations Edinburgh 2014
Fri 23 May

Professor Jose Valderas

“Using patient reported outcome measures in Primary Care: evidence and challenges”

Valderas presentation

Fri 18 July

 Marc Elliott

Ethnic differences in clinical quality of care in the US    BiogMarc Elliott CV

Mon 22 Sep

Professor David Mant "Producing evidence that helps" David Mant Seminar precis and David Mant biography

Wed 22 October

Professor Willie Hamilton 

 "(How) can GPs improve cancer outcomes?" Abstractand Biog

 Wed 3 December

 1. Dr Leon Poltawski

"Weight loss maintenance: a qualitative synthesis and implications for interventions" Abstract and Biog

2. Dr Luke Mounce "Impact of multi-morbidity and clinical complexity on the quality and safety of Primary Care in England: Development of a protocol" Biog