Types of research
As defined in the European Clinical Trials Directive 2001/20/EC, CTIMPs have been governed by UK law since 1st May 2004 by virtue of The Medicines for Human Use (Clinical Trials) Regulations 2004 (SI 2004 No. 1031, amended 2006). Find out more.
Setting up a research project
Before a research project can begin, the Trust has to ensure that the project is compliant with applicable research legislation, including the DH Research Governance Framework (RGF). Find out more.
Managing a research project
Once approved, the Trust has an obligation under the Department of Health’s Research Governance Framework (RGF) to ensure that research projects continue to be conducted in line with regulatory requirements. Find out more.
Research training and education
Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust takes seriously its role of ensuring staff are well supported, trained and, if appropriate, supervised in their research endeavours. It offers a variety of research training sessions as well as opportunities for research staff to meet and share best practice and research experiences. Find out more.