Cost Attribution Training (AcoRD)

Start Date/Time:
04 March 2020 13:30
End Date/Time:
04 March 2020 15:30
CRN West Midlands Offices-Birmingham Research Park
CRN West Midlands Offices, Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham B15 2SQ

Target Audience: Research Delivery Managers, Clinical Research Specialty Leads, NHS and Academic Investigators, NHS and HEI R&D staff, RDS and CTU staff, and CRN Network staff as appropriate.

Aims & Objectives: This course goes back to basics on cost attribution. An introduction to the DH AcoRD Guidance will be provided and various scenarios will be explored to explain the differences between a research cost, treatment cost and support cost.

Attendees are advised to read the DH AcoRD Guidance Attributing the costs of health and social care research and development (AcoRD) and AcoRD Annex A prior to the training to support their learning.

Course Summary: Using a mixture of presentation and activities, attendees will learn about-

  • DH Guidance
  • Cost categories
  • Attribution process
  • Cost attribution flowchart
  • Lessons learned
  • HRA Schedule of Events
  • Support available



On 02 December 2019