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 Rachel Spencer 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
About the Learning Disabilities and or Autism Research Group
The group was founded in 2012 with an overall aim to improve the care of people with learning disabilities through research. Inline with NHS Long Terms Plan, the aim has broadened to help people with a learning disability, autism or both.
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).
@SAPC_QASI_Group This friendly and inclusive group is for anyone interested in quality and safety improvement. We aim to build supportive networks, highlight new knowledge, support the development of new research and enhance its impact. If you would like to join the group and receive email updates about our activities please enter your contact details into this google form.
Aims of the group
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