Research in general practice

In this episode doctors Lisa and Sara discuss research in general practice with Dr Imran Ghafoor, GP at Peterloo Medical Centre in Middleton and Primary Care Specialty Lead for the National Health and Clinical Research Institute (NIHR) Clinical Research Network (CRN) Greater Manchester, and Ewa Grzegorska from the NIHR.

They discuss Dr Ghafoor’s journey to becoming involved in primary care research, what embarking on research projects in primary care might look like, as well as some of the practicalities and financial considerations.

For further information, contact the NIHR research team directly:, or Dr Imran Ghafoor:

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