The NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre is a collaboration between the University of Oxford and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust to fund medical research as part of the Government’s national health research strategy.
NIHR Research Community
The NIHR is committed to supporting the professional development of the research community with a range of academic training programmes and learning and development opportunities.
The Oxford University Hospitals
Oxford University Hospitals supports high quality research within world class facilities and our specialist Research and Development team can help progress studies quickly and efficiently.
University of Oxford
The Clinical Trials and Research Governance team supports clinical researchers by facilitating research compliance through advice, support, guidance and training.
Clinical Research Network – Thames Valley and South Midlands (CRN)
The CRN provides funding and support to local qualified NHS providers to run clinical research studies. They also offer a comprehensive training programme for NHS professionals who want to get involved with clinical research.
Research Design Service (RDS) South Central
The RDS supports researchers to develop and design high quality research proposals for submission to NIHR funding programmes and other open, national, peer reviewed funding competitions for applied health or social care research.
The Applied Research Collaboration Oxford and Thames Valley (ARC OTV)
ARC OTV is hosted by Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust and works with the University of Oxford, Oxford Brookes University and others. The ARC identifies local and national health and social care priorities, and funds and supports projects that address these.
Oxford Academic Health Science Network (AHSN)
The Oxford Academic Health Science Network brings together the NHS, universities, business, patients and the public to promote best health for our population and prosperity for our region.
Contact, Help, Advice and Information Network (CHAIN)
An online mutual support network for people working in health and social care. It gives people a simple and informal way of contacting each other to exchange ideas and share knowledge.