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Staff Profile

Mrs Ysella Sims

Communications Officer

Kath Maguire

Ysella supports internal and external communications for The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) South West Peninsula (PenARC). PenARC undertakes high-quality applied health research focused on the needs of patients and supports the translation of research evidence into practice in the NHS.

Her role includes researching and writing news stories and features, producing the PenARC Matters newsletter, promoting events and maintaining the PenARC website and Twitter presence. Please contact her with any queries regarding these channels.

She has a background in marketing, administration and creative writing. In her previous role she worked as a copywriter and office manager while studying for a MA in Creative Writing at Plymouth University.                                                                                                                              

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Contact by phone
01392727406

Employed by
University of Exeter

Upcoming Events

Sep
10

Searching and Review Clinic

Online appointments via Microsoft Teams

COVID-19 update: As a result of the pandemic, all PenARC staff are currently working remotely. While...
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Sep
22

Searching and Review Clinic

Online appointments via Microsoft Teams

COVID-19 update: As a result of the pandemic, all PenARC staff are currently working remotely. While...
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Calendar

News

PenARC receives £1.85 Million to Fund Children's Health and Maternity Research

06 July 2020

PenARC and colleagues from ARC Yorkshire and Humber have been awarded £1.85 million from the...
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Job opportunity: Postdoctoral Research Associate/Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Medical Statistics (2 posts)

02 July 2020

PenARC and the Peninsula Technology Assessment Group (PenTAG) would like to recruit for two positions...
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Reorganising dialysis services during the COVID-19 outbreak

30 June 2020

A collaboration between PenARC, the University of Exeter and Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust is making...
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News

Research Projects

Modelling demand and capacity for NHS Trusts in the South West

Theme: ARC - Methods for Research & Improvement

A tool has been developed to support forecasting resource demand and staffing capacity in NHS...
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Dialysis Service Modelling in Portsmouth

Theme: ARC - Methods for Research & Improvement

Using geographic modelling and optimisation to identify how best to manage the dialysis population at...
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Research Projects