Tag Archives: Social Care research

Dec 13 2012

Blogging- The new research dissemination strategy?

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By Martin Webber We spoke to a real life ‘pracademic’ (n. someone working at the interface of research and practice) on the value of blogging for research dissemination. Blogging has come a long way in recent years, becoming a platform … Continue reading

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Nov 21 2012

Bridging the ‘gap’ between research and practice: Exploring methods

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We recently embarked on the Social Care Evidence in Practice project to find effective methods of knowledge exchange that will engage those researching social care practices with those who use the research in practice. One of our first activities was … Continue reading

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Oct 23 2012

Social Care Research in Action – An ‘unconference’ at the LSE on 19 October 2012

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Social care practitioners are keen to influence the research agenda but also want help and guidance on how to access and implement its findings; researchers want to understand how their work could better influence the decision-making processes in social care … Continue reading

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Oct 10 2012

Working colloboratively to improve and develop social care practice

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Research evidence is absolutely vital for social care, yet we are still struggling with the link between research and practice in social care; it is not so much a case of ‘translating’ the research but localising it and putting it … Continue reading

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Aug 3 2012

Launching Creating an Impact: Social Care Evidence in Practice

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We are delighted to have received funding from LSE’s Higher Education Innovation Fund to carry out this project to bring social care practitioners and researchers together to apply evidence to key policy and practice issues, as well as to understand best practice … Continue reading

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