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September 2021

Research and Insight Network Group (RING)

Monday 27th September, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:00

About this event

Delivered by the Research and Insight team at Healthwatch England, this meeting is for members of the former 'Intelligence and Informatics Reference Group' (IIRG) and will provide an opportunity to discuss and share knowledge about research.


10.00 – Welcome

10.05 – National project update from the Healthwatch England Team

10.25 – How the network collects and analyses demographic data

10.30 – Collecting demographics beyond the Equality Act protected characteristics

10.45 – Break

10.55 – Undertaking demographic analysis of data

11.10 – Discussion in breakout rooms

11.40 – Feedback from groups

11.55 – Ideas for the topic of the next meeting

12.00 - Finish

Contact details

For further information about the themes of the day, or if you have experience in research and data collection and would like to join the RING, please contact the research helpdesk at:


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