The research community is reaching out to patients and the public across England this week and encouraging them to ‘ask’ about research opportunities that could be available to them by celebrating International Clinical Trials Day on 20 May 2015.
More than 100 events and activities are taking place across the country to celebrate the day and encourage more people to ‘ask’ about clinical research through the NIHR ‘OK to ask’ campaign.
The NIHR has launched a further annual round of the NIHR Senior Investigators Competition.
A study, part funded by the NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre, finds that delays in diagnosis of bipolar disorder, particularly in those with alcohol and substance misuse disorders, could be preventing people from receiving effective treatment.
Shoppers learned about medical research with an event at Templars Square Shopping Centre, Cowley, Oxford to mark International Clinical Trials Day.
Millennium Galleries in Sheffield
King's College London's Waterloo campus.
UCL Institute of Child Health
Cambridge and Colchester