Busting Healthcare Research Myths

In March 2020, we celebrated Healthcare Science Week by debunking five common myths about working in mental health and dementia research. 

See below what our members of Research staff and our Research partners had to say about five of the most common misconceptions: 

  Myth 1

Myth 2

Myth 3

Myth 4

Myth 5

If you’d like to explore the world of health research further, check out Your Path In Research or  What is Health Research?, a Massive Open Online Course, or MOOC, which has been designed by the National Institute of Health Research in collaboration with the University of Leeds Digital Education Service and Futurelearn. 


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