Training and development


Aims and Scope


Capacity building refers to the process of developing and strengthening the skills, processes and resources that organisations and individuals need to adapt and thrive in our fast-changing world. NIHR ARC GM is committed to building capacity to use and apply research across the region by supporting and developing research skills, ideas, and initiatives within our partner organisations.



Key Focuses


  • Fund, support and develop health and social care professionals;

  • Support and develop research and research support staff;

  • Develop and sustain capacity building partnerships across NIHR centres and with NHS and care partner organisations;

  • Provide health research and implementation learning opportunities


Theme Lead: Michelle Briggs

Programme Manager: Rebecca McShane 


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