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The latest advice, ramblings and reflections from the experts in Research and Improvement.

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Dr Sarah Williams, Associate Director of Research and Improvement at Solent NHS Trust, shares her thoughts on the eighth year of the Research and Improvement conference and why she is proud to be 'Patients Included'.

Chantel Ostler shares our approach to ensuring everyone has the opportunity to take part in research no matter where they live, work, play or study.

Physiotherapist, Carl Adams, tells us the reasons why patient and community engagement is so important to the present and future of healthcare.

Sharon Simpson discusses how we can support people living with frailty in light of needing increased research into the condition.

Clinical Academic, Dr Charlie Dando, reflects on her journey to achieving successful patient and public involvement in her research work, and shares her top tips.

Meredith Turner shares her experience of working at the Academy during her student placement.

Sarah Williams, Associate Director of Research and Improvement, is excited to open the virtual doors to the new Solent Academy of Research and Improvement, as we launch our new website.

Mental Health Research Nurse, Kaye Smith, tells us about her career journey...

Lisa Hyatt shares what it feels like to be shortlisted for a NIHR CRN Wessex award and reflects on the importance of recognising excellence in the world of research.

Lead Research Clinician, Chantel Ostler shares her wisdom for successfully recruiting patients into research studies.