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Case study #3: The Healthy Start, Happy Start Study

In conversation with: Rachael Ryan, Research Assistant
Working within: Centre for Psychiatry, Department of Medicine


What did you do?

The Healthy Start, Happy Start (HSHS) study aims to help parents better understand their child’s communication and behaviour, and to learn different ways of reacting. We set up a Study Advisory Group (SAG) and asked them for ideas on participant recruitment and materials. The group has developed over time to also consider how to explain different parts of the research to participants and how to best keep participants engaged.

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Exciting opportunity to attend free course on co-creating solutions in health

Co-CReating Innovation Solutions for Health (CRISH) is an original two-day multidisciplinary course that aims to bring together health sector members, including patients, to support the co-creation of innovative research, policies, products or services that will promote and improve health. The course is delivered by EIT (European Institute of innovation & Technology) Health, of which Imperial College is a partner.

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Case study #1: LoL-Lab

In conversation with: Nathan Green, Research Fellow
Working within: HPRU (Modelling Methodology)


What did you do?

‘LoL-Lab’ was a collaboration between Imperial scientists and the public. We created and hosted a public ‘science comedy’ event, which was developed jointly with members of the public. LoL-Lab was designed to celebrate and share scientific achievements.

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