Events

ARVAC Annual lecture

Patient and Public involvement – the role of the community in health and social care research

Thank you to everyone who attended our annual lecture, which we held in London on the 17th July 2018. We will soon be adding the presentations by the speakers and audio recordings for those of you who’d like to listen again or who weren’t able to attend – please check this page again soon for further detail.

Colin Rochester chaired the event.

The event’s speakers were:

Peter Beresford OBE, Professor of Citizen Participation at the University of Essex.

Jurgen Grotz, Senior Research Associate for the Patient and Public Involvement Research theme of the Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) East of England.

Savitri Hensman, the Patient and Public Involvement Coordinator at the Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) South London and based in the Service User Research Enterprise (SURE) team at King’s College London.

ARVAC Annual Conference and 2017 AGM

Thank you to everyone who came to our annual conference and AGM which we held on the 6thFebruary 2018 in London.

It was a fantastic afternoon and the event included two excellent presentations, from Nick Mahoney of the Raymond Williams Foundation and Paul Black of Nottingham Civic Exchange.

Nick Mahoney – ‘Participatory democracy in the age of angry publics’

‘Putting democracy and engagement in university research’ – Paula Black

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