Ways Ahead

Welcome to the Ways Ahead project website.

On this site you can find out all about the project, the latest related news and events, the team behind the project, downloadable resources, project partners, and how to get in touch with the team.

The Ways Ahead project is funded by the Brain Tumour Charity, with the shared aim of improving support for people living with a brain tumour. Click the logo to find out more about the world's leading brain tumour charity.

This project is also applying to be supported by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), through inclusion in NIHR's Clinical Research Network portfolio, which aids in the planning, set-up, and delivery of the research.

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We are working closely with six specialist clinical centres within the NHS to ensure that the outputs from this project are developed with a wide range of stakeholder involvement. These sites include:

  • Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals (NuTH) NHS Foundation Trust
  • Middlesbrough, The James Cook University Hospital, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • London, Guy's Hospital, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
  • Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
  • Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Edinburgh Hospitals NHS Lothian

Patient and Public Involvement Feedback: Information sheets and interview guides

Click to find out more about what we have changed following your feedback from the latest PPI activities.

Work Package Two: Recruitment

*This is a placeholder for future news* Recruitment for the semi-structured interviews has now began! Click to find out more.

Latest Ways Ahead team meeting

*This is a placeholder for future news* The Ways Ahead project team recently met to discuss the ways we can improve the research further. Click to find out more.

New project output released

*This is a placeholder for future news* The latest output for the Ways Ahead project has been released. Click to find out more.

Conference presentation

*This is a placeholder for future news* Findings from the Ways Ahead project were presented at XX conference in XX. Click to find out more.

About our Project

About the Project

Click on the image above to learn more about the Ways Ahead project, including a background introduction, the project objectives, work packages, and projected impact.

Our Team

Our Team

Click on the image above to find out more about the team working on the Ways Ahead project, including the study co-ordinators, principal investigator, and the rest of the team.

Project Resources

Project Resources

Click on the image above to access downloadable resources from the Ways Ahead project, including work package information booklets, findings from patient and public involvement activities, and project outputs.