The NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) is the research delivery arm of the National Health Service (NHS), supporting a portfolio of over 5,000 clinical research studies. identifying and recruiting patients onto Portfolio studies, so that researchers can be confident of completing the study on time, and on target. The Central Portfolio Management System (CPMS) is a cloud-based portfolio management system, which has replaced the UKCRN Portfolio and Industry Application Gateway databases.
If you are planning to undertake research at NuTH but do not have an employment contract with the Trust, you will need to obtain a LoA or HRC (depending on the type of research activity). More information on how to apply for this can be found on IRAS Help pages or contact email@example.com for further information. For more information please see the Research Passports page.