The clinical research nursing workforce is vital to the NIHR in delivering research. They provide and deliver high quality patient care as well as dealing with data collection, follow-ups, patient groups and industry, but most importantly of all they develop and build multi-disciplinary teams that deliver research.
To recognise and celebrate the clinical research nursing workforce, NIHR has sponsored the first Nursing Times Award for clinical research nursing.
Professor McKendry has won the Rosalind Franklin award for her scientific achievement
The NIHR Clinical Research Network: Children has achieved first global patient in evaluating the effectiveness of the fibrin pad to control mild or soft tissue bleeding during paediatric surgery.
Clinical judgement, combined with an electrocardiogram (ECG) and blood test on arrival, is effective in reducing unnecessary hospital admissions for chest pain, a new study shows.
Mathematical Institute, Oxford
Royal Society of Medicine - 1 Wimpole Street, Marylebone, London W1G 0AE, UK
Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds
Four events will be held across England between 1 October and 4 November 2014.