• National Research Ethics Service (NRES)

    please see the Health Research Authority.


  • NHS Digital

    NHS Digital is the new name for the Health and Social Care Information Centre.  NHS Digital is responsible for providing access to central NHS data (collected in England and Wales) as well as the Office for National Statistics data that it holds.  Applications to NHS Digital are made through the Data Access Request Service and reviewed by IGARD.


  • NHS R&D Forum

    The NHS R&D Forum is a network for those involved in planning and managing research in health and social care.


  • NIHR Clinical Research Network (NIHR CRN)

    The National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network (NIHR CRN) was established to support clinical research and to facilitate the conduct of trials and other well-designed studies within the NHS. As part of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC), it works towards the development of a world class infrastructure to support clinical research in the UK.