Helen Roberts is Associate Professor of Geriatric Medicine at the University of Southampton and the national lead for the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Comprehensive Research Network Ageing Speciality Research Group.
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is now 10 years old! During the last decade it has contributed significantly to the health and wealth of the nation and is now the most comprehensive research system in the world. The Ageing Speciality Research Group is part of the Comprehensive Research Network funded by NIHR and has a remit to increase participation in research into ageing within the NHS. This means encouraging more clinical staff and older people to take part in more studies. Continue reading