Other support

Below is a list of other support you can find:

Research Design Service (NIHR RDS South Central)

RDS is one of 10 regional services providing design and methodological support to health researchers in the development of their funding applications. Their advice and expertise will be invaluable in helping you to achieve a high quality research proposal. Approach them early for free, professional assistance.

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University of Southampton Research and Innovation Services (RIS)

For academics – advice and support in funding, collaborations, industry partnerships, bid preparation and contracts

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University research funding development team

Contact funding@soton.ac.uk

University finance research hub

All requests to the Hub for costing grant applications must be made at least 5 working days before funder’s submission deadline. Requests received after this time will be rejected.

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Data management and security

Accurate, securely held data are critical to conducting robust research and the integrity of your results. Information and current policies from both the Trust and University are available on their websites.

UHS Patient Public Involvement (PPI) team

Expert advice on best practice in involving patients and the public in your research.

PPI in your research

Southampton Clinical Trials Unit (CTU)

UKCRC registered CTU with expertise in the design, conduct and analysis of multicentre interventional clinical trials.

Support with grant applications (for CTU-approved project ideas), randomisation, data management & analysis, trial management, quality assurance, and pharmacovigilance.

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NIHR Clinical Research Facility

The CRF provides a comfortable, safe, dedicated environment for participants in clinical trials, embedded in the heart of UHS. It is a catalyst for experimental medicine and underpins the operational infrastructure for the UHS and UoS research partnership. Specialist teams of research nurses, laboratory staff, quality assurance and administrators support investigators in the delivery of world-leading translational clinical research. 

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