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COVID-19 and our advice service

The Research Design Service North West (RDS NW) will continue to support people developing research funding applications for health, social care and public health research as required. RDS NW will be available to provide this support via non-face to face means due...

RDS NW March 2020 e-bulletin

RDS NW March 2020 e-bulletin

In this issue: our barriers to research campaign continues, RDS Blog: Social care research – a heated debate…..? rethinking your CPD: Transform your learning – join a virtual community, NIHR announces Senior Investigators for 2020, events, webinars, funding opportunities and approaching deadlines....

RDS NW February 2020 e-bulletin

RDS NW February 2020 e-bulletin

Are you considering you first grant? – register for RDS NW event, RDS Blog: Using natural experiments to evaluate population health interventions, NIHR Podcast: The prevalence of multimorbidity, NIHR joins colleagues to improve UK research culture, Events, webinars, funding opportunities and approaching...

RDS NW January 2020 e-bulletin

RDS NW January 2020 e-bulletin

Latest RDS Blog: A short introduction to the ‘i4i Champions’, CRN NWC are recruiting for the Research Scholars Programme – Cohort 3, New UK Standards for Public Involvement in Research, NIHR Development and Skills Enhancement Award, Events and Webinars, funding opportunities and...

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RDS NW Public Involvement Strategy

We have published our Public Involvement Strategy. The strategy aims to publicise, encourage, support and facilitate appropriate and meaningful public involvement in all the work of the Research Design Service. Read the full Public Involvement Strategy here.

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Our NHS barriers to research campaign

Over 870,000 people took part in health research across England, last year. Applied health research changes lives. The Research Design Service North West (RDS NW) has launched a campaign to help researchers across all of the NHS Trusts in the North West....