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Theme overview

The parallel session for the influencing policy theme focused on the following issues. Select the presentation titles to download the slides as PDFs.

Summary of key points

  1. Studies face similar challenges, including making initial contact with and maintaining relationships with policy stakeholders.
  2. The pandemic has exacerbated this, with virtual events less engaged with than in-person equivalents.
  3. Other challenges include engaging people working in a specific policy area when research is often cross-cutting or multidisciplinary.

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