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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Sign up for our NIHR Research Design Service South East Launch Event 31/10.18

1.15 – 4.30pm, 31 October 2018, National Council For Voluntary Organisations, London RDS SE is hosting a half-day event to launch our…

NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) 2017/18 Research Activity League Table shows highest ever participation rates

More people across Kent, Surrey and Sussex are gaining access to new and better treatments through clinical research participation. The latest…

NIHR RDS SE August e-bulletin: register for our RDS SE launch event!

NIHR and RDS news, events and opportunities for researchers. Find out what’s new in health and social care research in…

RDS SE ‘NIHR Research Programmes Workshop’ this October

The NIHR Research Design Service South East will be holding an ‘NIHR Research Programmes Workshop’ from 10am – 1pm, followed…

University of Brighton HEE Integrated Clinical Academic Programme (ICAP)

The School of Health Sciences at the University of Brighton is delighted to announce that they have been awarded HEE Integrated Clinical…

Funding news this month

Our July bulletin has more details, but for an overview of NIHR funding – what’s just been announced and what…