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.

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NEWS AND BLOGS

Paul Wilson – Using Implementation Science to support adoption and spread

26 JULY 2021

Paul Wilson – Using Implementation Science to support adoption and spread

Identifying and accelerating health and care innovation at pace and scale remains a global challenge. In this blog Paul Wilson,...

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ARCs funded for research into National Priority Area of Healthy Ageing, Dementia, and Frailty

7 JULY 2021

ARCs funded for research into National Priority Area of Healthy Ageing, Dementia, and Frailty

The NIHR has approved research plans for a consortium of Applied Research Collaborations (ARCs) led by NIHR ARC Wessex with...

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Data Sharing in a Pandemic: Citizens' Juries

4 JULY 2021

Data Sharing in a Pandemic: Citizens' Juries

More transparency key to better public support for health data sharing, say citizens’ juries.   The Government was right to use...

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More transparency key to public support for health data sharing, say citizens’ juries

1 JULY 2021

More transparency key to public support for health data sharing, say citizens’ juries

The Government was right to use emergency powers to share patient data during the Covid-19 pandemic but greater transparency is...

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Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Achievements - A Blog by Anna Mackland

3 JUNE 2021

Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Achievements - A Blog by Anna Mackland

I was thrilled to me accepted on the NIHR ARC GM Pre-Doctoral Fellowship programme, commencing in September 2020.  The Fellowship has...

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The Meeting

28 MAY 2021

The Meeting

The Meeting - A poem created by Public Contributor, Russ Cowper, and Public & Community Involvement & Engagement Facilitator, Aneela McAvoy.   The...

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Valuing Community

26 MAY 2021

Valuing Community

Hear from a number of our public contributors about what being involved with our NIHR ARC-GM and Health Innovation Manchester's...

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Nasrine Akhtar - Public and Community Involvement & Engagement Panel Member

24 MAY 2021

Nasrine Akhtar - Public and Community Involvement & Engagement Panel Member

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“Adapting to normal” Russ Cowper - Public Contributor

24 MAY 2021

“Adapting to normal” Russ Cowper - Public Contributor

COVID has certainly made us question what is normal. Will life ever return to normal? Or are we now in...

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Physical Health of Children and Young People on Mental Health Inpatient Units

12 MAY 2021

Physical Health of Children and Young People on Mental Health Inpatient Units

Hi everyone, my name is Rebekah Carney and I’m a Research Associate and Project Manager at the Youth Mental...

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Keeping well at home campaign release two new videos

29 MARCH 2021

Keeping well at home campaign release two new videos

We’re pleased to share two new videos that have been co-produced with collaborating organisations and public contributors involved in...

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MAHSC Seminar Series: Advancing the science of implementation

2 MARCH 2021

MAHSC Seminar Series: Advancing the science of implementation

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RESOURCES

7 JULY 2021

Data Sharing in a Pandemic:Three Citizens’ Juries - Exec Summary

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

7 JULY 2021

Data Sharing in a Pandemic:Three Citizens’ Juries - Full Report

EVALUATION REPORTS, TOOLKITS AND TRAINING MANUALS

22 JUNE 2021

Trends in survival of older care home residents in England: a 10-year multi-cohort study

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

22 JUNE 2021

Market concentration, supply, quality and prices paid by Local Authorities in the English care home market

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

22 JUNE 2021

‘Real-world’ priority setting for service improvement in English primary care: a decentred approach

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

21 MAY 2021

The theoretical basis of a nationally implemented type 2 diabetes prevention programme: how is the programme expected to produce changes in behaviour?

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

21 MAY 2021

Corona and Coffee on your commute: A spatial analysis of COVID-19 mortality and commuting flows in England in 2020

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

4 MAY 2021

Boundary organising in healthcare: theoretical perspectives, empirical insights and future prospects

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

14 APRIL 2021

Effects of BNT162b2 mRNA vaccine on Covid-19 infection and hospitalisation among older people: matched case control study for England

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

6 APRIL 2021

The effects of structure, process and outcome incentives on primary care referrals to a national prevention programme

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

30 MARCH 2021

The clinical and cardiometabolic risk of children and young people on mental health inpatient units: A systematic review and meta-analysis

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

30 MARCH 2021

Ethnic inequalities in health-related quality of life among older adults in England: secondary analysis of a national cross-sectional survey

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

30 MARCH 2021

On the borderline of diabetes: understanding how individuals resist and reframe diabetes risk

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

30 MARCH 2021

Excess mortality for care home residents during the first 23 weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic in England: a national cohort study

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

2 MARCH 2021

How nursing leaders promote evidence‐based practice implementation at point‐of‐care: A four‐country exploratory study

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

2 MARCH 2021

Challenges implementing a carer support intervention within a national stroke organisation: findings from the process evaluation of the OSCARSS trial

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

2 MARCH 2021

Organising Support for Carers of Stroke Survivors (OSCARSS): a cluster randomised controlled trial with economic evaluation

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

2 MARCH 2021

Ambiguous workarounds in policy piloting in the NHS: Tensions, trade‐offs and legacies of organisational change projects

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

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

OUR WORK