NIHR Statistics Conference 2024

Location: The Edge, Sheffield | Date: 20 June 2024

20th & 21st June 2024 – further details will follow in due course

NIHR Statistics Conference 2024 – Call for Breakout Sessions. ‘Celebrating effective collaborations in health and care research: from statisticians to health researchers, patients and public‘ 

We are excited to share that plans are underway for the NIHR Statistics Group Conference 2024. The Conference will take place in Sheffield from the 20th to the 21st of June with an option for hybrid attendance. Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting, but it will be of special relevance to statisticians, data scientists and those with an active interest in statistics and data science. 

We are also delighted to share that members, working groups and associated groups have an opportunity to submit a proposal for a breakout session. The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Celebrating effective collaborations in health and care research: from statisticians to health researchers, patients and public and we welcome proposals from cross-disciplinary and/or cross-sector focused teams working together. 

Areas may include, but are not limited to, best practice in cross-disciplinary research that brings statistical expertise into health and care applications, team science practices, research inclusion, mixed methods research practices, patient and public involvement and engagement activities, collaboration with stakeholders, leadership and cultural models to enhance collaboration within new research frontiers, design and implementation of research tools and generating impact in health and care. 

Please submit your proposal for the session using the form:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe0RUmDCxVNLYZ_88vwnBL99r20GPQmOICtxhXwSjKC9Vj5gQ/viewform 

The deadline for submitting proposals is Monday 29th January. 

If you are unable to submit a full proposal by this deadline an expression of interest, consisting of a title plus a brief outline, can be sent instead to: statisticsgroup@nihr.ac.uk 

However, the full proposal must then be submitted by Friday 5th of February. 

Please note that will also be announcing the Poster Session Call in January with the deadline for submissions in February/early March. 

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