Research Design Service South East

The National Institute for Health and Care 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.

The RDS offers an accessible, confidential service to new and experienced research teams, providing tailored support and guidance from initial idea through to final application.

Following  COVID19, RDS SE  continues to support all those developing health and social care research applications. We continue to work to a hybrid model, reducing the need for face-to-face meetings and greater use of email, telephone and videoconferencing.

Twitter Latest tweets

November's @NIHR_RDSSE e-bulletin includes two new RDS SE events to book. And some good news from the @NIHR Researc… https://t.co/TK5auLA4dy

17:55, Nov 30

RDS National Soc Care Research, Grant Development & Writing Retreat, 15-17 March, 2023 Cumbria. Apply before 16 Dec… https://t.co/3edtT2zUeA

11:48, Nov 10

Find out more about NIHR research career opportunities https://t.co/WoeCeyHpJ3 #YourPathInResearchhttps://t.co/xHvQpWe53o

13:11, Nov 09
Request Support