Welcome to ARC-GM

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is the nation's largest funder of health and care research and provides the people, facilities and technology that enables research to thrive. NIHR Applied Research Collaborations (ARCs) support applied health and care research that responds to, and meets, the needs of local populations and local health and care systems.

 

The NIHR ARC Greater Manchester is one of 15 ARCs across England, part of a £135 million investment by the NIHR to improve the health and care of patients and the public.

Local context, national impact

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NEWS AND BLOGS

Showcasing ARC-GM and Manchester Academic Health Science Centre (MAHSC)

19 JANUARY 2021

Showcasing ARC-GM and Manchester Academic Health Science Centre (MAHSC)

25 Feb 2021    1:00 pm  - 3:00 pm   The National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Applied Research Collaboration Greater Manchestetr (ARC-GM) was awarded in...

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MAHSC Seminar Series: Advancing the science of implementation

18 JANUARY 2021

MAHSC Seminar Series: Advancing the science of implementation

MAHSC Seminar Series: ‘Advancing the science of implementation’   Online/Webinar   27 Jan 2021   3:00 pm  - 4:00 pm   Chair and Speakers are: Professor Dame...

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The OSCARSS Research Study: The Approach and Key Findings

15 JANUARY 2021

The OSCARSS Research Study: The Approach and Key Findings

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Eric Lowndes talks about his experiences of attending an NHS behaviour change programme and working with two independently funded evaluation teams

13 NOVEMBER 2020

Eric Lowndes talks about his experiences of attending an NHS behaviour change programme and working with two independently funded evaluation teams

Eric Lowndes talks about his experiences of attending an NHS behaviour change programme to reduce his chances of progressing to...

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COVID-19 pandemic report reveals massive hit to the North of England’s health and economy

11 NOVEMBER 2020

COVID-19 pandemic report reveals massive hit to the North of England’s health and economy

The North of England’s economy has been hit harder than the rest of the country during the COVID-19 pandemic...

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Prof. Dame Nicky Cullum – The importance of applied research during COVID-19

2 NOVEMBER 2020

Prof. Dame Nicky Cullum – The importance of applied research during COVID-19

The NIHR Applied Research Collaboration Greater Manchester (ARC-GM), was less than six months old when the COVID-19 pandemic hit.   In...

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Learning from Greater Manchester’s People and Communities During the COVID-19 Pandemic

22 OCTOBER 2020

Learning from Greater Manchester’s People and Communities During the COVID-19 Pandemic

In collaboration with Health Innovation Manchester, we are delighted to be working with a range of public contributors as part...

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Professor Michelle Briggs joins the ARC-GM team as our new Capacity Building Lead

14 OCTOBER 2020

Professor Michelle Briggs joins the ARC-GM team as our new Capacity Building Lead

We’re very pleased to share the news that on the 1st September, Professor Michelle Briggs joined the ARC-GM team...

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Building a successful academic career with Prof. Michelle Briggs

8 OCTOBER 2020

Building a successful academic career with Prof. Michelle Briggs

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Building a successful academic career with Prof. Dawn Dowding

8 OCTOBER 2020

Building a successful academic career with Prof. Dawn Dowding

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Building a successful academic career with Prof. Nicky Cullum

8 OCTOBER 2020

Building a successful academic career with Prof. Nicky Cullum

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Building a successful academic career with Prof. Chris Littlewood

8 OCTOBER 2020

Building a successful academic career with Prof. Chris Littlewood

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RESOURCES

17 FEBRUARY 2021

Is the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme Intervention Delivered as Planned? An Observational Study of Fidelity of Intervention Delivery

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

17 FEBRUARY 2021

The Fidelity of Training in Behaviour Change Techniques to Intervention Design in a National Diabetes Prevention Programme

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

9 FEBRUARY 2021

An evaluation of the Hospital-based Independent Domestic Violence Advisor service in Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust - Executive Summary

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

5 FEBRUARY 2021

An evaluation of goal setting in the NHS England diabetes prevention programme

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

14 JANUARY 2021

Organising Support for Carers of Stroke Survivors

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

7 JANUARY 2021

Suitability and acceptability of the Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool (CSNAT) for the assessment of carers of people with MND: a qualitative study

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

7 JANUARY 2021

Evaluation Report - Keeping Well at Home

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

18 DECEMBER 2020

Academic Health Science Centres as Vehicles for Knowledge Mobilisation in Australia? A Qualitative Study

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

18 DECEMBER 2020

Post-discharge care following acute kidney injury: quality improvement in primary care

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

15 DECEMBER 2020

‘Going the distance’: an independent cohort study of engagement and dropout among the first 100 000 referrals into a large-scale diabetes prevention program

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

3 DECEMBER 2020

The NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme: an observational study of service delivery and patient experience

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

7 SEPTEMBER 2020

The epidemiology and determinants of non-diabetic hyperglycaemia and its conversion to type 2 diabetes mellitus, 2000-2015: cohort population study using UK electronic health records

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

17 AUGUST 2020

Implementing post-discharge care following acute kidney injury in England: a single-centre qualitative evaluation

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

4 AUGUST 2020

Pan-Arc Mental Health, Workforce and Well-being Research Framework

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

30 JULY 2020

Challenges faced in Evaluating the National Health Services Diabetes Prevention Programme

PRESENTATIONS

30 JULY 2020

The NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme delivery and patient experience: An observational study

PRESENTATIONS

30 JULY 2020

'Going the Distance' - An analysis of engagement and drop out among the first 100,000 referrals into the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme

PRESENTATIONS

28 JULY 2020

Mapping of primary care roles across Greater Manchester - Summary report

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

28 JULY 2020

Mapping of Primary care roles across Greater Manchester - Clinical Commissioning Groups specific report

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

28 JULY 2020

Integration of New Roles into General Practice in Greater Manchester

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

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