Target Audience: Sponsors, Study Coordinators, Researchers involved in completing the IRAS application with or on behalf of a CI (CTU/University/NHS)
Aims & Objectives: The aim of this session is to support study coordinators or sponsor contacts who may want an overview on how Research is conducted in the NHS and what the expectations are from NHS organisations in accordance with the HRA approvals process.
Course Summary: This course provides a comprehensive overview of the Research Management pathway for studies conducted in the NHS. It begins with a basic introduction into the research landscape, roles and responsibilities, completion of IRAS forms, how to submit your study for consideration on NIHR Portfolio. The session has an interactive activity looking at the steps involved in obtaining ready to recruit confirmation from each of the organisations involved in your study.