Telling someone in three minutes why your work matters is a skill that will be new to many of us. Here we offer a brief introduction to elevator pitches - what they are, how to do them, and why this is an important skill to learn.
Dear SAPC members The Farr Institute executive has agreed to fund travel to a sandpit to develop collaborative research proposals on primary care trials and data analytics. It will comprise 20-30 participants drawn from Farr Institute Primary Care Working Group, and others with an interest in developing research proposals to make greater use of primary care data and EHR systems for clinical trials and observational studies. You are being invited to express an interest in attending the meeting in Swansea before the International Population Data Linkage Conference on 23rd August 2016 from 0900-...
Describing the role of Academic General Practice within APC; how SAPC supports AGPs; and support for Getting In and Getting On in Academic General Practice
A brief guide to SAPC to help you navigate around the site. Lost don't know how to find something ? Not sure where all the PHocus things are or where is the early career group newsletters then this is the article for you
Releasing the potential of Academic General Practice in addressing the GP workforce crisis: how we could, why we must.
Outline the SAPC position on the role of/potential for Academic General Practice to support efforts to tackle the UK GP workforce crisis
A call for nominations for this year's SAPC Exec elections
At a time of significant change and challenge in the world of primary care, we need critical creative ideas to help find solutions. SAPC has recognised the need to expand the capacity for blue sky thinking and basic research in primary care. Conferences offer a key opportunity to bring people together – to create a ‘festival for ideas’, stimulating new conversations and new thoughts as well as critiques of existing ideas. So in 2012, SAPC launched its Dangerous Ideas Soapbox - drawing inspiration from the model started at the Sydney Opera House and St James Ethics Centre which brings speakers...
Strong primary care delivers better outcomes at lower cost with greater equity. Academic Primary Care underpins the sustained delivery and improvement of primary care. We need strong Academic Primary Care, Now More Than Ever.
https://sapc.ac.uk/institutions The role of SAPC Ambassador is a new role that we started to develop in 2016 to give SAPC members opportunities to join us in our work and so develop new skills and experiences that support their own career development.
As part of its strategic goal to enhance impact through collaborative action, SAPC supports a number of Special Interest Groups. This page tells you more about SIGs and how to apply to set up a new SIG.