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Seminars about improvement & Implementation - Dr Sarah Carr

Denmark Hill Campus, Institute of Psychiatry Psychology & Neuroscience, Small Lecture Theatre
01/05/2018 (16:00-17:00)

Booking is not required, this event is free to attend.


'Who benefits from your thinking?': Thoughts on service user and survivor research leadership, involvement and ethics

Dr Sarah Carr, Middlesex University London


In this seminar, Dr Sarah Carr will explore the research ethical concept of 'benefit' and how this can relate to developing the practice of service users and survivors who are researchers, academics or who get involved with research through public and patient involvement. She will consider how 'benefit' is not only about the way in which research is conducted, but also how it is implemented, and its ultimate impact on people's lives.

Dr Carr is associate professor of mental health research and co-director of the Centre for Co-production in Mental Health at Middlesex University London. She has experience of mental distress and mental health service use and uses this to inform all her work. Sarah is vice-chair of the National Survivor User Network (NSUN) and a member of the editorial boards of Disability & Society and The Lancet Psychiatry. She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, an NIHR School for Social Care research fellow and a visiting fellow at the School of Social Policy and Social Work at the University of York.


Next seminar: Tuesday 5 June 2018, 4pm to 5pm

Small lecture theatre, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience

Speaker: Professor Timothy Draycott, consultant obstetrician, North Bristol NHS trust



For details of upcoming, and previous, seminars about improvement and implementation please see the CIS website.

These monthly end-of-afternoon lectures take place at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience [IoPPN] main building in de Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF. Anyone who is interested in improvement and implementation is welcome to attend. The seminars are organised by King's Improvement Science (KIS) postdoctoral fellows.

KIS is part of the Centre for Implementation Science (CIS) at the National Institute for Health Research [NIHR] Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research [CLAHRC] South London, also based at King's College London. The CIS is home to a team of expert researchers, including health economists and statisticians. They investigate how best to help implement evidence-based practice and research results within health services in south London and further afield.

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