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Our Anglia Ruskin Nursing Research Unit (ARNRU) has an active programme of meetings and training events.

15 December 2016 (9am-10am) - Webinar – Recruitment and retention of research participants

During this webinar attendees will consider some factors that could improve recruitment and retention of participants in research. This webinar will be of interest to anyone recruiting human participants to their research and will be facilitated by an experienced researcher and NHS Research Ethics Committee Chair. For more information about the webinar or to book a place visit Eventbrite.

24 January 2017 (10am-12pm) Chelmsford - 6th ARNRU Research Seminar - Stress in the workplace

The impact of stress in the workplace is frequently underestimated by practitioners and by those managing them. In this Research Seminar Dr Andy McVicar and colleagues will report on their research into stress in the workplace. The seminar will also include a number of presentations from doctoral students. For more information about this research seminar and to book a place visit Eventbrite.

22 February 2017 (9am-10am) - Webinar – Writing for publication

During this webinar attendees will be provided with an overview of the key issues to consider when preparing a paper for publication in a journal. This webinar will be of interest to anyone writing a paper for publication and will be facilitated by an editor from the Journal of Clinical Nursing. For more information about the webinar or to book a place visit Eventbrite.

22 March 2017 (9am-10am) - Webinar – Preparing a conference poster

During this webinar attendees will consider the some of the key issues to consider when preparing a poster reporting research findings at a conference or academic meeting. This webinar will be of interest to anyone planning to share their research in this way and will be facilitated by an experienced researcher. For more information about the webinar or to book a place visit Eventbrite.

18 April 2017 (10am-12pm) - Chelmsford - 7th ARNRU Research Seminar - Rapid Research

At this Research Seminar a series of researchers will each get only five minutes and three slides to present their research. There will be a prize for the best presentation, which will be nominated by the audience. For more information about this Research Seminar and to book a place visit Eventbrite.

20 April 2017 (9am-10am) - Webinar – Applying for research funding

In the current financial climate, applying for research funding can be a real challenge. During this webinar attendees will consider some of the key issues to consider when identifying and applying for research funding.  An experienced researcher, who has been successful in winning research funding, will facilitate the webinar. For more information about the webinar or to book a place visit Eventbrite.

18 May 2017 (9am-10am) - Webinar – Using social media in research

Social media has introduced useful new tools for researchers. During this webinar attendees will consider how social media might be used during recruitment, during data collection and during dissemination. An experienced researcher and champion of social media will facilitate this webinar. For more information about the webinar or to book a place visit Eventbrite.

29 June 2017 (9am-10am) - Webinar – Patient and public involvement in research

Patient and public involvement (PPI) in research has become a key part of planning, conducting and reporting research. During this webinar attendees will consider some of the key issues to consider when planning PPI in research. For more information about the webinar or to book a place visit Eventbrite.

5 July 2017 (2pm-4pm) Cambridge - 8th ARNRU Research Seminar - Falls in the frail elderly

Dr Leslie Gelling and members of the Falls Research Group will present their current research on falls in the frail elderly in hospital and community settings. For more information about this Research Seminar and to book a place visit Eventbrite.

  1. All the webinars will be hosted using Adobe Connect, which is freely and easily accessible online. After booking you will be sent the link needed to join the webinar.
  2. There will be no charge for attending any of these events.
  3. For more information about any of these events or to learn more about the Anglia Ruskin Nursing Research Unit, contact ARNRU@anglia.ac.uk.