Local Authority Research linK (LARK)
This role has developed from the Health Inequalities research around understanding the Health and Wellbeing priorities with Yorkshire and Humber. The aim of this work was to develop a regional platform for research priority setting and project development with a focus on tackling health inequalities.
Therefore supporting the local authorities to:
The aim of a Local Authority Research linK (LARK) is to support an ongoing, two-way communication exchange between the Collaboration and Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) and the Local Authority (LA) in which they geographical based. This ensures meaningful engagement between the researchers in the CLAHRC Y&H and the Local Authorities in the region.
The role of the LARK is to:
The contact details for the Yorkshire and Humber Local Authority Research linK (LARK) are: