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Learning and support

Right now the research delivery workforce is helping transform the treatment and care patients and the public receive.

This dedicated group  of skilled and experienced health and care research professionals lead and support the delivery of patient-focused research studies in the NHS and wider community settings. There are currently over 10,000 front-line research delivery staff working throughout the NHS who are funded or part-funded by the NIHR.  

The clinical research landscape is always changing

We want to support learners to better understand new types of science, new innovations in application of technologies and new methodologies associated with research. We do this by through a range of learning and support opportunities.

We are committed to supporting the ongoing professional development of professionals, patients and the public.

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