The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) funds the Research Design Service to provide research design and methodological support to health and social care researchers across England to develop grant applications to the NIHR and other national peer-reviewed funding programmes. Advice is confidential and free of charge.

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NIHR RDS SE January e-Bulletin – new RDS SE events, NIHR funding calls and lots more!

NIHR Research Design Service South East January bulletin, has news  of funding, events and more, for health and social care researchers…

Come to our RDS SE Research Café, 21 February 2019, University of Surrey!

RDS SE invites you to our Research Café event! 10-12.30, Thursday 21 February 2019 Leggett Building**, Daphne Jackson Road, University of…

1st birthday for YPAG

The Kent Surrey and Sussex Young Persons Advisory Group for Research (YPAG KSS) celebrated its first birthday in November. Snr…

Patient and Public Involvement opportunity with RDS SE – would you like to influence health and social care research in our region?

RDS SE Advisory Board – lay member vacancies The RDS SE is committed to ensuring that the public, patients, carers…

NIHR RDS SE December Bulletin – now out!

NIHR Research Design Service South East December bulletin, includes new blog from Dr Claire Rosten,  Duncan Barron on YPAG and…

RDS SE Research Writing Workshop 

10am-4pm, Wed 30 January 2019, University of Brighton This writing-focussed workshop is for research teams of 2-3 people at the…