We would advise using the HRA Decision Tool to identify if your study is research. If your study is research please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and someone can advise appropriately. If your study is a Service Evaluation or not considered to be research we would advise contacting the Clinical Effectiveness Manager at NuTH.
Our core purpose is to protect and promote the interests of patients and the public in health and social care research. In order to achieve this we:
All Research Studies running through NuTH will always require a study Sponsor. There are instances when conducting smaller projects for instance, prospective tissue collection studies will not require a sponsor.