To raise the profile of Health Literacy in the UK; and to share skills, ideas and develop new research in the field of HL in the UK and internationally
Special interest groups
SAPC hosts and supports a number of Special Interest Groups (SIGs). SIGs are an important part of our work to achieve impact through collaboration
Dr Jo Protheroe, SAPC Treasurer is our SIGs lead. Here she describes how we support our SIGs and how you can get involved.
To find out more about setting up a new SIG, click here
Click on each of the titles below to read more about the SIGs that we currently support
To provide academic support work to improve the care for people with Learning Disabilities.
To bring together researchers working in the field of primary care mental
To stimulate palliative care research in primary care and to consolidate a sound academic research base for palliative care in the community.
@SAPCPR The aim of the group is to discuss and critically reflect on PPI and participatory approaches, develop innovative approaches to increasing stakeholder involvement in Academic Primary Care (APC).
Healthcare which focuses on the whole person and their illness, rather than a disease or condition.
@SAPCexerciseSIG The aim of this SIG is to promote evidence based physical activity interventions in primary care.
The group aims to bring together academics and clinicians working on prescribing and medication optimisation
We are committed to the development of a research strategy in order to benchmark and determine the health outcomes of our population to ensure that standards and health outcomes are defined, measured and met.
To promote research excellence and capacity in sexual and reproductive healthcare in primary care