We offer training face-to-face or virtually via Microsoft Teams or Zoom. We also have scheduled training dates for 'Finding the Evidence' and 'Critical Appraisal' please see dates below. You can email us to find out more and book. 

Writing for Publication

Considering publishing an article but unsure where to begin?

This session will address the benefits of getting published, as well as the barriers you may face. You will learn how to structure a paper and how to avoid common pitfalls.

You will also hear first-hand experiences from published DCHS clinicians and have the opportunity to ask questions.


The session also includes two practical activities.

Information Skills

Accessing e-Resources and Keeping


Discover a world of resources to help support your professional practice, your research or coursework, and help you keep up-to-date

Finding the evidence -(Literature Searching) 


Learn how to find authoritative healthcare research effectively and efficiently

Training Sessions

  • Wednesday 19th May: 12pm-1pm

  • Monday 14th June: 12.30pm-1.30pm

  • Friday 2nd July: 12.30pm 1.30pm

Critical Appraisal: An Introduction 


Learn how to appraise healthcare research quickly and effectively. 

Training Sessions

  • Thursday 27th May: 10am-12pm

  • Tuesday 22nd June: 2pm-4pm

  • Thursday 15th July: 10am-12pm


For further information or to book on to any of the above dates please email:

Reflective Writing


Learn what reflection, and reflective writing is, be introduced to Gibb's Model, and learn how to write a reflective piece.

Journal Clubs

Establishing a Journal Club

Looking to set up a journal club? Discover tips and tricks, how to set up eTOC alerts, how to find suitable papers and how to begin appraising them.

Journal clubs can be facilitated at your place of work at a time that suits your department.