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Join our collaboration and help us to achieve better, fairer health and care for people in our region and beyond, through applied research.

The ARC North East and North Cumbria is a region-wide and responsive network of people, focussed on applied research, innovation, partnership and collaboration to prevent illness, improve care, promote health and reduce health inequalities.

We work together and with our communities, to design, deliver and implement research that helps to achieve better fairer health and care at all ages and in all places.

Become a member of the NIHR ARC North East and North Cumbria

Membership is open to anyone involved in researching, planning and delivering health and social care in the North East and North Cumbria region. This includes anyone linked to our six regional universities, NHS Trusts, primary care, CCGs, community agencies and local authorities. We also welcome members from the voluntary sector, and business or industry.

Network Membership – receive regular newsletter updates, invitations to events and other opportunities. Have the chance to get involved in our work in a way that’s appropriate to your role/interests.

Associate Membership – this level of membership is for those who are actively involved in our work. This includes anyone whose role or work is funded or part-funded by the NIHR ARC NENC. It also includes key stakeholders and partners (including our Public Advisory Network and Young Public Advisory Network).

Complete the membership form below and we will be in touch.

If you have any questions please email

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