Latest news from the Clinical Research Network

  • Holycroft Surgery's Patient Council wins first prize in Research Engagement Award

    The first prize for the national ‘Research Engagement Award’ was presented to Holycroft Surgery’s Patient Council at a recent event held by the award sponsors.

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  • Roll up to support the OK to ask campaign

    The OK to ask campaign for this year has officially launched with the aim of encouraging more patients or carers to ask about research opportunities that could be available to them or their loved ones.

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  • HSJ Clinical Research Impact Award 2015 - competition now open

    The NIHR Clinical Research Network is sponsoring the Health Service Journal (HSJ) Clinical Research Impact award again this year.

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Case studies

  • New award recognises patient groups

    Through their enthusiasm for clinical research, Holycroft Surgery Patient Council has helped to change
    the culture of the surgery to one where research is part of everyday practice.

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  • Industry Alliances continue to grow for CRN: Cancer

    Central to our success has been the Network’s collaborative work with companies to ensure that the services we offer reflect the needs of the life-sciences industry.

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  • Young people’s perspective enhances research delivery

    Question: What is the best way to make sure your clinical research study at a children’s hospital is family friendly? Answer: Ask a Young Person’s Advisory Group (YPAG) to contribute to its design. CRN: West Midlands explores the impact its local group is having on the delivery of clinical research.

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