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22nd June 2023

Now in its seventh year, the annual PROMs Research Conference will be an in-person, one-day event on Thursday 22 June 2023.

The conference focuses on researcher-led activities on methodologies around developing, testing and using PROMs in different contexts and settings. The event is organised by a scientific group including Professor Tracey Young (School of Health Related Research, University of Sheffield and NIHR ARC Yorkshire and Humber theme co-lead); Dr Jill Carlton (School of Health Related Research, University of Sheffield), Dr Phil Powell (School of Health Related Research, University of Sheffield), with support from clinicians and academics from the ISOQOL UK and Ireland (SiG).

Professor Melanie Calvert, Director of Birmingham Health Partners Centre for Patient Reported Outcomes Research and Centre for Regulatory Science and Innovation will open the event discussing the challenges in the field of measuring patient reported outcomes in the next 5 years.  

The challenges relating to measuring outcomes at the three extremes – in childhood, life limiting conditions and older people will be presented by Lucy Coombes, Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care, King’s College London, Dr James Van Oppen, Clinical Research Fellow in Emergency Medicine, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester and Professor Fliss Murtagh, Professor of Palliative Care and Director of the Wolfson Palliative Care Research Centre, University of Hull.  

The fee for this event is £50 (this is a not-for-profit conference)

Date: Thursday 22nd June 2023
Time: 9:00-5:00pm
Location: The University of Sheffield 

If you have any questions about this event, please get in touch with 7th UK PROMs Conference team: 


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