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Catch up on our International Clinical Trials Day celebrations

Catch up on our International Clinical Trials Day celebrations

24 May 2019

This week we’ve been celebrating International Clinical Trials Day (20 May) by showcasing all of the amazing work that happens in research in Wales through social media.

Following the launch of the Chief Medical Officer for Wales Annual Report 2018/19 on 7 May, which features an entire chapter dedicated to research in Wales, we shared snapshots of the six main themes from this chapter on Twitter, catch up on what you might have missed below:

Theme 1: Research improving outcomes

International Clinical Trials Day 2019 - Postcard 2

Theme 2: Research and the contribution to health and wealth

International Clinical Trials Day 2019 - Postcard 3

Theme 3: Working collaboratively to ensure value in research

International Clinical Trials Day 2019 - Postcard 4

Theme 4: Research improving the health of future generations

International Clinical Trials Day 2019 - Postcard 5

Theme 5: Research informing policy

International Clinical Trials Day 2019 - Postcard 6

Theme 6: Wales' role in the genomic revolution 

International Clinical Trials Day 2019 - Postcard 7

We also co-hosted a #WhyWeDoResearch tweet chat with Dr Emma Yhnell, Health and Care Research Wales fellow, focussing on best practice in how to disseminate your research findings. There was a great response to our ‘Disseminating your research: tips for success’ tweet chat, you can see a few of the comments from the Twitter community below:

@VickyLShepherd

https://twitter.com/VickyLShepherd/status/1131520385067966464

@EmmaCartwrigh1

@SarahChapman30

You can read more about the research chapter in the Chief Medical Officer for Wales Annual Report here. For more top research dissemination tips follow our dissemination ducks on Instagram.