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NIHR CLAHRC Yorkshire and Humber (CLAHRC YH)

NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, South Yorkshire (CLAHRC-SY) finished 31/12/2013

The NIHR Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, South Yorkshire (CLAHRC-SY) is one of nine similar research collaborations across England. They began in 2008, with funding for five years.

The main aim of the CLAHRCs is to ensure that health research is used to develop new products, treatments and approaches to clinical practice. They do this by bringing parts of the NHS together with researchers based in universities.

Over the next five years CLAHRC-SY will concentrate on:

South Yorkshire is well placed to exploit benefits from the CLAHRC. Evidence from this pilot will inform local decision making and also feed in to national policy.

The CLAHRC-SY website is at

Our projects

Diabetes in adolescence
Developing digital tools or services that support young people living with type 1 diabetes to self-manage their condition.

Better Outpatient Services for Older People (BOSOP)
During the BOSOP project we tried to find ways to improve outpatient services used by older people at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital in Sheffield.

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